“I’m happy with the continued progress on this team,” said head Coach Vicky Maes. “We have a competitive group and tomorrow will be another good test for us against a team that has started off the year quite strongly. We expect this to be a battle, but feel great about our chances at home.”
In doubles play,
senior Stephanie Balzert and junior Juliette Mavroleon defeated Samantha Walker and Danon Beatty, 8-5, in the number one position. UA clinched the doubles point when freshman Danielle Steinberg teamed up with sophomore Camelia Todorova to defeat Cal Poly’s Shelia Lewis and Maria Malec, 8-5, in the second position. In the No. 3 slot, junior Kasia Jakowlew and senior Iza Ferreira fell to Carol Erickson and Shannon Brady, 8-6. Arizona
In singles play, Balzert defeated
, 6-2, 6-2, in the first position. On the next court, Steinberg defeated Cal Poly’s Beatty, 6-3, 6-0, while doubles partner Todorova beat Amanda Varela, 6-0, 6-0 in the No. 6 position. In the No. 4 position Jakowlew beat Lewis 6-3, 6-3. Walker
In the No. 5 position freshman Tina Razloznik fell to Malec in a super-tiebreaker, 6-2, 5-7, (11-9), putting the Mustangs on the board. Meanwhile in the third slot, Mavroleon battled for the last point, winning her super-tiebreaker 7-6, 3-6, (12-10).