Lions Lose to No. 48 Fresno State, 5-2
LMU falls in its final non-conference tune-up heading into the WCC Championships next week.
April 22, 2012
FRESNO, Calif. -- LMU women’s tennis fell in its final match heading into the West Coast Conference Championships, losing to No. 48 Fresno State, 5-2. The Lions (8-15), missing players due to injuries or who were resting for the Championships next week, lost all doubles contests and four of the six singles matches to the Bulldogs (13-8).
In doubles, Claudia Razzeto and Logan Finnell were defeated by Melissa McQueen, 8-2. Ashley Anderson and Miya Jin fell to Marianna Jodoin and Laura Pola, 8-6. Bianca Modoc and Aishwarya Agrawal got an 8-6 victory over Elisaveta Pironkova and Reka Rohonyi on court one.
Singles began with a win by the Bulldogs in #3 singles as McQueen defeated Jin 6-3, 6-1. Pironkova got a victory on court two as Agrawal retired in the match. Agrawal won the first set 6-3 and was 5-0 to Pironkova before she retired. Modoc defeated Rohonyi 6-4, 6-0. Razzeto fell to No. 42 Jodoin in #1 singles 6-1, 6-1 giving Fresno State the match. Anderson gained a point for the Lions as she defeated Pola 6-2, 7-6 (8-3) on court five. In the final contest, Ana Lucia Fuentes lost to Anne Susdorf 6-3, 6-3.
The Lions will travel to San Diego for the WCC Championships which begin on Wednesday, April 25.
1. #42 Marianne Jodoin (FS) def. Claudia Razzeto (LMU) 6-1, 6-1
2. Elisaveta Pironkova (LMU) def. Aishwarya Agrawal (FS) 3-6, retired
3. Melissa McQueen (FS) def. Miya Jin (LMU) 6-3, 6-1
4. Bianca Modoc (FS) def. Reka Rohonyi (LMU) 6-4, 6-0
5. Ashley Anderson (LMU) def. Laura Pola (FS) 6-2, 7-6 (2-0)
6. Anne Susdorf (FS) def. Ana Lucia Fuentes (LMU) 6-3, 6-3
1. Marianne Jodoin/Laura Pola (FS) def. Ashley Anderson/Miya Jin (LMU) 8-5
2. Bianca Modoc/Aishwarya Agrawal (FS) def. Elisaveta Pironkova/Reka Rohonyi (LMU) 8-6
3. Melissa McQueen/Olga Kirpicheva (FS) def. Claudia Razzeto/Logan Finnell (LMU) 8-2
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (3,2,4,1,5,6)