Women's Tennis Posts Wins at ITA West Regional
Oct. 17, 2013
SAN DIEGO -
On Thursday, the Aztec women's tennis team took part in the ITA West Regional. SDSU picked up four wins in the singles draw and one victory in the doubles bracket. The tournament is being held at the Barnes Tennis Center in Point Loma through tomorrow. The Aztec Tennis Center will play host to the final four days of the event, beginning on Saturday and concluding Monday.
In the main singles draw, Tami Nguyen easily took care of Jasmine Aguilar of UC Riverside, 6-3, 6-3. Freshman Kennedy Davis handled Alison Klein of UC Irvine, 6-1, 6-0. Lone senior, Laura Antonana Iriarte downed Alexandra Petrzalkova of Grand Canyon in straight sets with a score of 6-2, 6-0. Veteran Kristin Buth fought with Dominique Cetale for the win with the Aztec coming out on top, 6-1, 2-6, 6-1. Dora Somoracz engaged Camille De Leon CSU Fullerton, taking the match to three sets. De Leon would ultimately come out with the win, 6-2, 5-7, 6-1. Isabelle Hoorn would find a similar fate as she fell to Holly Reid of Long Beach State, 6-3, 6-1.
Freshman Olivia Larsson advanced to the singles round of 64 as she received a bye to advance to the round of 128. Also receiving a bye in the first round of singles action on the day was junior Hailey Johnson.
In the doubles draw, Larsson and Somoracz took on crosstown rivals Anna Depenau and Janine Kolita of USD. The San Diego State duo claimed the match by a score of 8-5. Buth and Johnson wouldn't be as fortunate as the doubles team came up short to Miya Jin and Laura Mueller, 8-6.
Antonana Iriarte and Davis were recipients of a bye in the doubles first round of 64. Also advancing via a bye is doubles duo Hoorn and Nguyen.
The regional will continue tomorrow with first serve slated for 8:30 a.m. at the Barnes Tennis Center. Complete results from day two will be posted on GoAztecs.com.
ITA West Regional
Main Singles Draw - Round of 128
Tami Nguyen (SDSU) def. Jasmine Almaguer (UCR) - 6-3, 6-3
Doubles Draw - Round of 64