UC Davis Dominates San Jose State, 7-0

Jessica Harris picked up a win at No. 5. It was the senior's fifth win in her last eight outings. (Photo by Wayne Tilcock, Davis Enterprise)
 
Jessica Harris picked up a win at No. 5. It was the senior's fifth win in her last eight outings. (Photo by Wayne Tilcock, Davis Enterprise)
 

Feb. 24, 2009

SAN JOSE, Calif. - The UC Davis women's tennis team cruised past San Jose State, 7-0, in a non-conference match Tuesday afternoon at Spartan Courts. The Aggies swept all doubles and singles matches to improve to 6-7 on the year. The match was also the final road contest of the year for UC Davis.

In doubles, Herzyl Legaspi and Dahra Zamudio set the tone at No. 1 with an 8-4 victory over Anna Guzman and Amber Silverstone. Shortly after, Jenna Kappel and Andrea Phillips used the same score to get past Kerri Kummer and Olivia Marshall at No. 3 to clinch the doubles point. Sidney Brady and Desiree Stone also picked up a win at No. 2.

The Aggies had similar ease in singles, winning all but one match in straight sets. The first to finish was Zamudio, who defeated Dukic at No. 2, 6-3, 6-1. The win was the fifth in the past six matches for the freshman and gave the Aggies a 2-0 lead. Emma Shapiro followed with a win at No. 6 to make it 3-0. The clinching victory came off the racquet of Stone at No. 1. She defeated Silverstone, 6-1, 6-3, to up the lead to 4-0. Additional wins were secured by Jessica Harris at No. 5, Kappel at No. 4 and Legaspi at No. 3.

UC Davis is next in action Friday when it hosts UC San Diego at 1:30 p.m. The contest begins a stretch of nine straight home matches to close the regular season.

UC Davis 7, San Jose State 0
February 24, 2009
San Jose, Calif. (Spartan Courts)

Singles
1. Desiree Stone (UCD) d. Amber Silverstone (SJSU), 6-1, 6-3.
2. Dahra Zamudio (UCD) d. Silvana Dukic (SJSU), 6-3, 6-1.
3. Herzyl Legaspi (UCD) d. Olivia Marshall (SJSU), 6-3, 7-5.
4. Jenna Kappel (UCD) d. Kerri Kummer (SJSU), 6-1, 3-6, 1-0 (12-10).
5. Jessica Harris (UCD) d. Anna Guzman (SJSU), 6-3, 6-4.
6. Emma Shapiro (UCD) d. Jennifer Williams (SJSU), 6-2, 6-3.

Doubles
1. Legaspi/Zamudio (UCD) d. Guzman/Silverstone (SJSU), 8-4.
2. Sidney Brady /Stone (UCD) d. Dukic/Williams (SJSU), 8-5.
3. Kappel/ Andrea Phillips (UCD) d. Kummer/Marshall (SJSU), 8-4.