April 3, 2005
MORAGA, Calif. - Saint Mary's captured the doubles point then took four singles matches as it defeated UC Davis 5-2 in a nonconference women's tennis match Sunday afternoon at the Korth Tennis Complex.
With the loss the Aggies fall to 4-10 on the season.
With the threat of rain play began with singles first. Saint Mary's won four of six matches to clinch the team victory with straight-set wins at No.1, and at four through six. The Aggies took two singles matches as Robin Guier continued her fine freshman season with a 6-3, 6-1 win over Kate Harden at No.2 while Audrey Wingo needed three sets for a 6-4, 2-6, (10-7) win over Megan Schulman at No.3. The two played a super tiebreaker for the third set since the team victory was already decided.
Aude Lambert defeated Ally Muller 6-3, 6-0 at No.1 while Jessica Hoath won by an identical score over Kaitlin Callan at No.4. At No.5, Feline Charlot won a close first set before pulling away for the 6-4, 6-0 win over Yuka Otaka at No.5 and Kristin Kummer defeated Amanda Wise 6-1, 6-4 at No.6.
The Gaels then won two of three doubles matches for the final point. Lambert and Hoath posted an 8-6 win over Muller and Guier at No.1 while Kummer and Schulman defeated Wingo and Ashley Lehman, 8-3, at No.3. The Aggies won at No.2 when Wise and Callan earned their first victory of the season with an 8-3 win over Charlot and Stef Ordoveza.
"We fought hard today but they are a very talented team," said Aggie head coach Bill Maze. "That was the best Saint Mary's team we have faced since I have been coaching at UC Davis."
The Aggies are next in action on Friday when they face Cal State Northridge in Northridge.
UC DAVIS WOMEN'S TENNIS
Saint Mary's 5 def. UC Davis 2
April 3, 2005
No.1 Aude Lambert (SMC) def. Ally Muller (UCD) 6-3, 6-0
No.2 Robin Guier (UCD) def. Kate Harden (SMC) 6-3, 6-1
No.3 Audrey Wingo (UCD) def. Megan Schulman (SMC) 6-4, 2-6, (10-7)
No.4 Jessica Hoath (SMC) def. Kaitlin Callan (UCD) 6-3, 6-0
No.5 Feline Charlot (SMC) def. Yuka Otaka (UCD) 6-4, 6-0
No.6 Kristin Kummer (SMC) def. Amanda Wise (UCD) 6-1, 6-4
No.1 Lambert/Hoath (SMC) def. Muller/Guier (UCD) 8-6
No.2 Wise/Callan (UCD) def. Charlot/ Stef Ordoveza (SMC) 8-3
No.3 Kummer/Schulman (SMC) def. Wingo/ Ashley Lehman (UCD) 8-3