February 5, 2008

Santa Clara Loses to No. 40 UNLV

Feb. 3, 2008

Santa Clara, Calif- The Broncos fell 0-6 against No.42 UNLV this past Sunday in their fourth singles match of the season. Stephanie Galainena, Courtney Hull and Samantha Georgino were able to push their matches to three sets in singles but could not get away with the victory against the UNLV Rebels.

In singles, Galainena won her second set 6-2 against Nikol Dimitrova after losing the first set 4-6, but finally fell to Dimitrova 7-5. At No. 2 and No. 3, Myra Davoudi and Lindsay McBride lost in straight sets against Katy Williams (6-1 and 2-0) and Dimitrova (6-4, 6-4). Freshmen Ashley Pane and Hull, along with sophomore Georgino, rounded out the final matches but were unable to come away with any wins for the Broncos.

UNLV 6, Santa Clara 0

Singles
1. UNLV Nikol Dimitrova def. SCU Stephanie Galainena 4-6, 6-2, 7-5
2. UNLV Katy Williams def. SCU Myra Davoudi 6-1, 2-0
3. UNLV Nikol Dimitrova def. SCU Lindsay McBride 6-4, 6-4
4. UNLV Anna Maskaljun def. SCU Ashley Pane 6-0, 6-4
5. UNLV Adrienn Hidvegi def. SCU Courtney Hull 6-1, 5-7, 6-2
6. UNLV Sharon Marin def. SCU Samantha Georgino 7-5, 5-7, 1-0