Women's Tennis Completes Action Wednesday In ITA Mountain Region Championships.
Freshman Jaclyn West advances on in singles competition after winning her matches in the first and second rounds.
Oct. 14, 2009
LAS VEGAS, Nevada -
Utah State women's tennis concludes action Wednesday in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In singles play, junior Hailey Swenson and freshman Jaclyn West were the only Aggies to advance from the first round, a draw of 128. Swenson advanced to the second round, a draw of 64, where she fell in three sets to North Carolina's No. 17-ranked Tabatha Knop, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4. Swenson will continue play in the consolation round Thursday against Weber State's Brittiny Moore, at 11:00 a.m.
West defeated New Mexico State's Manon Sylvain, 6-3, 6-1, in the first round. West continued on to the second round where she battled through three sets to defeat Idaho's No. 9-ranked Maria Perevoshchikova, 7-6, 4-6, 6-4. West advances to the the third round of 32 where she will play University of Nevada, Reno's Emma Verberne, Thursday at 10:00 a.m.
In the singles consolation round, freshmen Sadi Wilkins, Jenny Phillips and sophomore Carla Limon fell in their first rounds, respectively. Sophomore Monica Abella, junior Taylor Perry and senior Britney Watts advance on to the second round after first round byes.
USU failed to take a match in the first round of 64 in doubles play. Phillips and Watts, Abella and freshman Kristina Voytsekhovich, Swenson and freshman Jaclyn West and Limon and Perry advance after byes in the first round of the doubles consolation.
The Aggies continue action in the Mountain Region Championships Thursday, Oct. 14.
ITA Mountain Region Championships Results
Oct 14, 2009 at Las Vegas, Nev.
128 Paul, Aubrey (BYU) def. Limon, Carla (USU) 6-1, 6-3
128 Swenson, Hailey (USU) def. Prober, Abbie (CU) 6-2, 6-1
128 Bran, Rebecca (UM) def. Wilkins, Sadi (USU) 6-0, 6-1
128 Dake, Hannah (AFA) def. Abella, Monica (USU) 6-2, 6-0
128 Jaclyn West (USU) def. Slyvain, Manon (NMSU), 6-3, 6-1
64 Knop, Tabatha (17) (UNC) def. Swenson, Hailey (USU) 7-5, 4-6, 6-4
64 Jaclyn West (USU) def. Perevoshchikova, Maria (9) (UI), 7-6, 4-6, 6-4
C1 Abella, Monica (USU) BYE
C1 Coll, Jenn (MSU) def. Wilkins, Sadi (USU) 6-4, 2-6, 6-3
C1 Betis, Amy (ISU) def. Limon, Carla (USU) 6-1, 6-1
C1 Watts, Britney (USU) BYE
C1 Van Ginkel, Kim (UW) def. Phillips, Jenny (USU) 6-0, 6-1
C1 Perry, Taylor (USU) BYE
64 Harris, Missy/Kryuchkova, Evgenia (UU) def. Phillips, Jenny/Watts, Britney (USU) 8-1
64 Hidvegi, Adrienn/Pavlovic, Nives (UNLV) def. Abella, Monica/Voytsekhovich, K. (USU) 8-3
64 Miles, Paige/Putilina, Anastasia (UU) def. Swenson, Hailey/West, Jaclyn (USU) 8-1
64 Eromin, Katrina/Monreal, Christine (AFA) def. Limon, Carla/Perry, Taylor (USU) 8-4
C1 Phillips, Jenny/Watts, Britney (USU) BYE
C1 Abella, Monica/Voytsekhovich, K. (USU) BYE
C1 Swenson, Hailey/West, Jaclyn (USU) BYE
C1 Limon, Carla/Perry, Taylor (USU) BYE