Aggies remain strong in the main draw after day one

Oct. 19, 2017

Draws | Results

— Seniors Lani-Rae Green and Kristy Jorgensen, as well as sophomore Kristina Breisacher advanced to Round of 32 in the singles main draw, while three Aggie doubles teams move forward with their main draw journey to highlight the first day of the ITA Northwest Regional Championships at Stanford.

Starting off the first tournament day with doubles play, UC Davis garnered two doubles match victories in the Round of 64 main draw. Successful sophomore veteran duo Breisacher and Nikita Pradeep defeated outright San Francisco’s Sabrina Chhabra and Amber Del Rosario, 8-0, while Green and sophomore Isabella von Ebbe gained a match victory after defeating Portland’s Radina Dimitrova and Lourdes Ramalle, 8-5.

Both Aggie duos will continue their tournament run in doubles play in the Round of 32 main draw on Friday at 9:00 a.m. The No. 5 seeded Aggie doubles team of sophomore Kelsie Bryant and Jorgensen, who were placed on a bye, will compete in the Round of 32 main draw on Friday at 9:00 a.m. as well.

Freshmen duo Shirley Hall and Jessica Walker partnered up to play against Portland’s Anna Oberg and Emily Soares in the main draw of Round of 64, but will have their next doubles performance take place in the consolation draw.

In singles play, Breisacher, Green, and Jorgensen all advanced to the Round of 32 in the main draw, where the first of the three defeated Santa Clara’s Delaney Nothaft, 3-0 Ret (ill), in the Round of 128, and carried her streak over to the Round of 64 by winning in straight sets against Eastern Washington’s Faye Corral, 6-2, 6-0.

Jorgensen started her singles rally going against Nothaft’s teammates Caitlyn Frankel in straight sets, 6-4, 6-1, in the Round of 128, coming out of the Round of 64 with a repeat straight set win over Celine Gruaz from Cal Poly, 6-1, 6-2.

For Green’s singles performances for day one of the tournament, she garnered a Round of 128 victory over Oregon’s Nia Rose in straight sets, 6-3, 7-6(3), and then a Round of 64 victory over Anneroos Nederstigt from Pacific, 4-6, 6-2, 6-1.

Hall and Pradeep both received match victories in the Round of 128, but their tournament runs in the main draw discontinued at the Round of 64. For the Round of 128, Hall won in straight sets against Frana Ugarkovic of Sacramento State, 6-1, 6-3, while Pradeep defeated Santa Clara’s Katya Tabachnik, 5-7, 6-2, 6-4. The two Aggies will resume their singles play on Friday under the First Round of the consolation draw.

ITA Northwest Regional Championships
Hosted by Stanford
Oct. 19 — Day 1 Results (UC Davis student-athletes only)
Taube Family Tennis Center

Round of 128
Kristina Breisacher (UCD) def. Delaney Nothaft (SC), 3-0 Ret (ill)
Kristy Jorgensen (UCD) def. Caitlyn Frankel (SC), 6-4, 6-1
Shirley Hall (UCD) def. Frana Ugarkovic (SAC), 6-1, 6-4
Lani-Rae Green (UCD) def. Nia Rose (ORE), 6-3, 7-6(3)
Isabella von Ebbe (UCD) def. Sarina Chhabra (SF), 6-2, 6-1
Nikita Pradeep (UCD) def. Katya Tabachnik (SC), 5-7, 6-2, 6-4
Hanna Borjeson (SF) def. Kelsie Bryant (UCD), 6-0. 6-0
Elizabeth Yao (STAN) def. Jessica Walker (UCD), 6-3, 6-1
Georgi Lawson (FRES) def. Jessie Lee (UCD), 6-3, 6-3

Round of 64
Kristina Breisacher (UCD) def. Faye Corral (EWASH), 6-2, 6-0
Kristy Jorgensen (UCD) def. Celine Gruaz (SLO), 6-1, 6-2
Lani-Rae Green (UCD) def. Anneroos Nederstigt (PAC), 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
Laura Mausert (SJSU) def. Isabella von Ebbe (UCD), 3-6, 6-4, 6-3
(9) Sophia Whittle (GON) def. Shirley Hall (UCD), 6-0, 6-1
(2) Alyssa Tobita (ORE) def. Nikita Pradeep (UCD), 6-1, 6-1

Round of 64
Kristina Breisacher / Nikita Pradeep (UCD) def. Sabrina Chhabra/Amber Del Rosario (USF), 8-0
Lani-Rae Green / Isabella von Ebbe (UCD) def. Radina Dimitrova/Lourdes Ramalle (PORT), 8-5
(5) Kelsie Bryant / Kristy Jorgensen (UCD) on BYE
Anna Oberg/Emily Soares (PORT) def. Shirley Hall / Jessica Walker (UCD), 8-3

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