OJAI, Calif. ?- The Arizona women’s tennis team began play at 2006 Pac-10 Individual Championships Thursday. All four Wildcats fell in the first-round singles matches, with doubles set to begin Friday.
In the first round of the Women’s Singles Main Draw, senior Stephanie Balzert fell to Cal’s Susie Babos in straight sets. Sophomore Juliette Mavroleon lost to California’s Cristina Viscico 6-4, 6-2.
The first round of Pac-10 doubles matches start at 9 a.m. tomorrow. In the first round of the Women’s Doubles Main Draw, the pair of Balzert/Mavroleon will face Luana Magnani and Lindsey Nelson of USC. In the Women’s Doubles Invitational Draw, Jakowlew and Razloznik face Aleksandra Cekic and Aleksandra Stefanova of Washington State at 10:15 a.m.
Women’s Singles - Main Draw
Susie Babos (CAL) d. Stephanie Balzert (ARIZ), 6-1, 6-1
Cristina Viscico (CAL) d. Juliette Mavroleon (ARIZ), 6-4, 6-2
Women’s Singles - Invitational Draw
Jessica Shu (CAL) d. Kasia Jakowlew (ARIZ), 6-2, 6-3
Claire Ilcinkas (CAL) d. Tina Razloznik (ARIZ), 6-0, 6-2