DAVIS, Calif. - Pacific won the first doubles match to finish during Saturday’s non-conference home match at the Marya Welch Tennis Center, but UC Davis won the final two to collect the first team point of the day, and four of six singles matches to open its season-long five-match homestand with a 5-2 victory.
UC Davis will enter Sunday’s 11 a.m. home match vs. Air Force with an 8-3 record, Pacific returned to Stockton with a 2-3 mark.
All four Aggie singles victories took place in straight sets, starting with Lani-Rae Green’s 7-6 (7-2), 6-0 result over Anneroos Nederstigt. In addition to Green, Isabella von Ebbe ended her matchup against Christiana Ferrari by winning a second-set tiebreaker, 7-4, in a match that ended with a 6-4, 7-6 score.
After blanking Cristina Saenz de Bruaga Ruiz 6-0 in the first set, Jessie Lee ended her singles contest with a 7-5 second-set score; Nikita Pradeep posted 6-0 scores both sets against Yuki Asami.
UC Davis 5, Pacific 2
Feb. 25, 2017
Davis, Calif. (Marya Welch Tennis Center)
1. Maayan Sela/Saenz deBuruaga Ruiz (PAC) def. Jorgensen, Kristy/Bryant, Kelsie (UCD) 6-0
2. Breisacher, Kristina/von Ebbe, Isabella (UCD) def. Yuki Asami/Christiana Ferrari (PAC) 6-4
3. Martino, Samantha/Pradeep, Nikita (UCD) def. Anneroos Nederstigt/Anna Ramos Vinolas (PAC) 6-3
1. Maayan Sela (PAC) def. Jorgensen, Kristy (UCD) 5-7, 6-3, 6-3
2. Green, Lani-Rae (UCD) def. Anneroos Nederstigt (PAC) 7-6 (7-2), 6-0
3. Anna Ramos Vinolas (PAC) def. Breisacher, Kristina (UCD) 2-6, 6-1, 6-4
4. Lee, Jessie (UCD) def. Saenz deBuruaga Ruiz (PAC) 6-0, 7-5
5. Pradeep, Nikita (UCD) def. Yuki Asami (PAC) 6-0, 6-0
6. von Ebbe, Isabella (UCD) def. Christiana Ferrari (PAC) 6-4, 7-6 (7-4)
UC Davis 8-3
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (5,2,4,3,1,6)