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Women's Tennis Upsets No. 46 San Diego State, 4-3
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: February 10, 2007
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SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The No. 52 University of Arizona women's tennis team upset No. 46 San Diego State to improve to 2-3 on the season. The Wildcats had lost three straight prior today. The loss drops the Aztecs to 3-4. Arizona took the doubles point and three singles matches, including two over ranked players, to get the win.

In doubles, Arizona claimed victories at the No. 2 and No. 3 positions. On court three, Juliette Mavroleon and Katie Orletsky got the momentum going for Arizona with their win over Kathryn Kitts and Esther Cadua, 8-5. Danielle Steinberg and Camelia Todorova followed up with a defeat of Holly Bagshaw and Sisse Nielsen, 8-5, to claim Arizona's first point.

In singles, San Diego State was able to get on the board first with Alesya Vidov's win in the No. 3 spot over Kasia Jakowlew, 6-3, 6-2. The Wildcat took over from there, winning the next three to claim the victory. Mavroleon finished next on court two with an upset win over No. 69 Eliska Krausova, 6-4, 6-2. In the No. 6 spot, Todorova gave the Wildcats their third point with a straight set victory, 6-3, 6-4, over Kitts. To clinch the upset, Steinberg had a surprise win of her own over No. 51 Bagshaw in straight sets, 7-6(5), 6-2. With the match decided, the Aztecs were able to get two more wins.

The Wildcats will look to make it two straight tomorrow when they face San Diego at 10 a.m.

No. 52 Arizona 4, No. 46 San Diego State 3
1. Alesya Vidov/Eliska Krausova (SDSU) def. Kasia Jakowlew / Natalia Toporowska (UA), 8-6.
2. Danielle Steinberg/Camelia Todorova (UA) def. Holly Bagshaw/Sisse Nielsen (SDSU), 8-5.
3. Juliette Mavroleon/Katie Orletsky (UA) def. Kathryn Kitts/Esther Cadua (SDSU), 8-5.
Arizona wins doubles point

1. Danielle Steinberg (UA) def. No. 51 Holly Bagshaw (SDSU), 7-6(5), 6-2.
2. Juliette Mavroleon (UA) def. No. 69 Eliska Krausova (SDSU), 6-4, 6-2.
3. Alesya Vidov (SDSU) def. Kasia Jakowlew (UA), 6-3, 6-2.
4. Esther Cadua (SDSU) def. Natalia Toporowska (UA), 6-7(4), 7-5, 10-4^.
5. Milana Yusupov (SDSU) def. Tina Razloznik (UA), 4-6, 7-6(3), 10-8^.
6. Camelia Todorova (UA) def. Kathryn Kitts (SDSU), 6-3, 6-4.

Order of finish
Doubles: 3, 2, 1
Singles: 3, 2, 6, 1*, 5, 4
*match-securing victory
^super tie-breaker
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