Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Arizona Starts Off Strong in Rainbow Wahine Invitational
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: November 11, 2005
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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HONOLULU, Hawaii ?- Arizona women’s tennis split matches in the singles flight A bracket with Juliette Mavroleon winning her lone match of the day while Kasia Jakowlew was defeated in the first round. Mavroleon defeated Hawaii’s Chloe Bihag in straight sets 6-3, 6-3. Fellow Wildcat Stephanie Balzert, seeded fourth, received a first round bye and will join Mavroleon tomorrow in the quarterfinals.


In flight B singles, Jessie Rochefort and Camelia Todorova won their respective first round matches to advance to the quarterfinals. They will be joined by fellow teammate Tina Razloznik who also received a first round bye.


In doubles play, two Wildcat pairs advanced to the semifinals. Balzert and Mavroleon defeated Petra Teller and Gurianna Korinihona from Brigham Young University ?- Hawaii, 8-5. Jakowlew and Rochefort will join the pair in the semifinals after their win over fellow BYUH pair Jing Liu and Allie Taylor, 8-1.


Play will resume tomorrow, November 11, with the quarterfinal and semifinal portions of the singles brackets as well as the doubles semifinals.




Flight A Singles (Round of 16)

Ustyuzhanina, Julia (BYUH) def Jakowlew, Kasia (UA) 6-3, 6-1

Mavroleon, Juliette (UA) def Bihag, Chloe (UH) 6-3, 6-3


Flight B Singles (Round of 16)

Rochefort, Jessie (UA) def Hagiwara, Yuki (SDSU) 6-2, 6-2

Todorova, Camelia (UA) def Capella, Samanta (UH) 6-1, 6-3


Doubles (Round of 16)

Razloznik/Todorova (UA) def Williams/Bihag (UH) 8-1


Doubles (Quarterfinals)

Krausova/Nielsen (SDSU) def Razloznik/Todorova (UA) 8-5

Balzert/Mavroleon (UA) def Teller/Korinihona (BYUH) 8-5

Jakowlew/Rochefort (UA) def Liu/Taylor (BYUH) 8-1


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