Women's Tennis

No. 68 Lions fall to No. 15 Fresno State

The Lions were unable to hold the Bulldogs at-bay on Saturday.
The Lions were unable to hold the Bulldogs at-bay on Saturday.

March 3, 2002

Fresno, CA - The Bulldogs beat out the Lions 7-0 in today's competition, winning all of their matches.

In doubles, the Bulldogs easily took the doubles point with the No. 5 ranked duo of Kim Niggemeyer and Simone Jardim wiping out Andrea Lord and Angelina Zdorvytska 8-0. Chloe Carlotti and Lucia Tallo also had an 8-0 finish over Penka Fileva and Jessica Placencia. At the No. 3 spot in the doubles line up, Chantel Wiggins and Kelly Ramirez struggled in the beginning against Edit Pakay and Julie Hladik but came out on top with a 8-4 win.

In singles, Kim Niggemeyer defeated Fileva 6-3, 6-3. At the No. 2 position, Carlotti won 6-2, 5-4 after Pakay retired due to illness at the very end of the match. Jardim wound up with a strong finish against Zdorvytska 6-1, 6-2. Tallo went 6-4, 6-1 against Georgina Dinham at the No. 4 spot. Wiggins quicly finished her match against Placencia 6-1, 6-2. At the No. 6 position, Ewa Grusiecka endured a long battle against Hladik, but eked out a 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (2) win.

Doubles
Niggemeyer/Jardim (FS) def. Lord/Zdorovytska (LM) 8-0
Carlotti/Tallo (FS) def. Fileva/Placencia (LM) 8-0
Wiggins/Ramirez (FS) def. Pakay/Hladik (LM) 8-4

Singles
Niggemeyer (FS) def. Fileva (LM) 6-3, 6-3
Carlotti (FS) def. Pakay (6-2, 5-4 ) (r.ill.)
Jardim (FS) def. Zdorvytska (LM) 6-1, 6-2
Tallo (FS) def. Dinham (LM) 6-4, 6-1
Wiggins (FS) def. Placencia (LM) 6-1, 6-2
Grusiecka (FS) def. Hladik (LM) 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (2)

 

 

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