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Women's Tennis Drops Match to Sun Devils
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: June 22, 2004
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Match Score: Arizona State 9, Arizona 0
Arizona (6-3, 1-3), Arizona State (7-1, 3-1)

TEMPE, Ariz. - For the fourth time this season, Arizona State did not drop a set in singles competition pacing them to a 9-0 victory over Arizona Saturday at the Robson Player Facility.

In singles play, sophomore Lindsay Blau and junior Michelle Gough each had three match winning streaks snapped. Blau fell to 40th-ranked Karin Palme, 6-3, 6-1. 87th-ranked Gough fell to 14th-ranked Allison Bradshaw, 6-1, 6-1.

In doubles action, the 29th-ranked duo of Bradshaw and Celena McCoury upset 15th-ranked Gough and Blau, 8-2 Arizona returns to action next weekend when it plays hosts to No. 2 California and No. 1 Stanford. The Cats entertain Cal on Friday at 1:30 p.m. MST while Stanford comes to town on Saturday at noon MST.

Results Singles

1.#14 Allison Bradshaw (ASU) def. #87 Michelle Gough (UA) 6-1, 6-1
2. #40 Karin Palme (ASU) def. Lindsay Blau (UA) 6-3, 6-1
3. Kerry Giardino (ASU) def. Vanessa Abel (UA) 6-1, 6-0
4. Faye DeVera (ASU) def. Joanna Buczkowska (UA) 6-0, 6-0
5. #92 Mhairi Brown (ASU) def. Brooke Taylor (UA) 6-1, 6-1
6. Megan Yeats (ASU) def. Siri Fomsgaard (UA) 6-3, 6-1

Doubles 1.#29 Bradshaw/McCoury (ASU) def. #15 Blau/Gough (UA) 8-2
2. Brown/Yeats (ASU) def. Abel/Buczkowska (UA) 8-3
3. Giardino/DeVera (ASU) def. Taylor/Fomsgaard (UA) 8-1


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