Earlier in the day, the fourth seeded duo of Gough and Regnier earned a berth in the finals with a win over teammates, freshman Debbie Larocque and Laresa Marino, 8-4.
In singles play, Gough dropped her semifinal round match to top seeded Niggemeyer, 6-1, 6-4.
The Wildcats return to action in two weeks for the ITA Region VIII Tournament, Nov. 9-13, in Irvine, Calif.
Kim Niggemeyer (Fresno State) def. Michelle Gough (UA), 6-1, 6-4
Quarterfinals (Played late Saturday evening)
#3 Marissa Yang/Racquel Kops-Jones (California) def. Lindsay Blau/Perrine Pernin (UA), 8-0
#4 Gough/Sophie Regnier (UA) def. Lindsay Irons-Kilmer/Stephanie Westrich (Cal Poly), 8-0
Gough/Regnier (UA) def. Debbie Larocque/Laresa Marino (UA), 8-4
#1 Kim Niggemeyer/ Simone Jardim (Fresno State) def. Gough/Regnier (UA), 8-5