Women's Tennis Heads to Southern California for Two Matches
NEVADA HEADS TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA FOR THREE MATCHES
Coming off a 5-2 loss to No. 30 Boise State in its Western Athletic Conference opening match in Las Vegas, Nev., the Nevada Wolf Pack heads to Southern California for three matches. On March 13, Nevada will face UC Long Beach at Long Beach, Calif. On March 14, Nevada will take on No. 38 UC Irvine in Irvine, Calif., and the Wolf Pack will conclude the weekend against No. 50 San Diego.
No. 25 Boise State 5, Nevada 2; March 8, 2009, Fertitta Tennis Center, Las Vegas, Nev.
Senior Caroline Bailly picking up her third consecutive singles win by defeating No. 70 Pichittra Thongdach 7-6, 3-2, retired in the No. 1 position. With the win, Bailly improves to 8-9 on the season in singles play. She also earned her 63rd career win in singles. Junior Maria Mizyuk picked her fourth win on the season defeating Bianca Jochimsen 6-0, 6-1 in the No. 4 spot. With the win, Mizyuk is now tied with Vania Apodaca (2000-03) for sixth in Nevada’s all-time career singles wins list with 46. Despite the two singles wins, Nevada was unable to pick up the doubles point. Bailly and Mizyuk came up short 8-6 to No. 79 Lauren Megale and Thongdach in the No. 1 position. Sophomores Lais Ogata and Florence De Vrye were downed 8-1 by Vivien Silfany and Klaudia Wlodarczyk in the No. 2 position. Sophomores Aodhnait Lombard and Caroline Stevens were also downed 8-1 by Laura Baum and Bianca Jochimsen.