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Arizona?s Top-Ranked Doubles Lose, Hollands Wins Two Consolation Matches
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: October 09, 2004
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Los Angeles, Calif. ?- Arizona seniors Dianne Hollands and Maja Mlakar lost their

quarterfinal match in the Riviera/ITA Women’s All-American Championships on Friday.  Also on the second day of play, Hollands advanced to the consolation semifinals with two victories.


Hollands and Mlakar, ranked No. 1 in the nation, lost to Notre Dame’s Catrina and Christian Thompson 8-6.  The twins from Notre Dame handed Arizona’s top-ranked duo their second quarterfinal loss in an as many tournaments. 


Hollands, ranked No. 7 in the nation, began the day by defeating Tulsa’s Daniela Muscolino, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3, in the consolation bracket’s round of 16.  In the quarterfinals, Hollands beat Maryland’s Ramona But, 7-5, 6-2.  Hollands fell from the open bracket on the first day of the tournament when she lost to Sacramento State’s Margarita Karnaukhova, 6-2, 6-0.  Hollands will face Alabama’s Robin Stephenson in a semifinal Saturday.




Women's Consolation Singles (Round of 16)

Hollands, Dianne (UA) def Muscolino, Daniela (Tulsa) 7-5, 4-6, 6-3


Women’s Consolation Singles (Quarterfinal Round)

Hollands, Dianne (UA) def But, Ramona (Maryland) 7-5, 6-2


Women’s Open Doubles (Quarterfinal Round)

Thompson, Ca./Thompson, Ch. def Hollands/Mlakar (UA) 8-6

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