Women's Tennis

Women’s Tennis Loses 5-2 to San Jose State

Nabila Farah
Nabila Farah

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women's tennis won two singles matches but fell to San Jose State by a score of 5-2 at Degheri Tennis Center on Sunday

Santa Clara (2-6) lost the doubles point after the Spartans won on courts three and two. Senior Daniella Silva and sophomore Madison Clarke were tied 5-5 on court one but did not finish the match.

Clarke's 10-match winning streak was snapped on Sunday when she fell 6-3, 6-2 to Marie Klocker on court two. The Broncos did win two singles matches thanks to senior Nabila Farah and freshman Caitlyn Frankel. Farah defeated Marine Dans on court three, 7-5, 6-2. Frankel earned a 7-6, 6-4 win over Gaelle Rey on court five.

SCU returns to action at Degheri on Feb. 17 to face Illinois State at 4 p.m. PT. 

SJSU 5, SCU 2
March 12, 2017 | Degheri Tennis Center (Santa Clara, Calif.)
DOUBLES
(1) Clarke/Silva (SCU) vs. Klocker/Gauvain (SJSU) – 5-5 unfinished
(2) Dans/Rey (SJSU) def. Farah/Frankel (SCU) – 6-4
(3) Culibrk/Kobayashi (SJSU) def. El Tawil/Stephens (SCU) 6-2

SJSU wins doubles point.
Order of finish: 3, 2 

SINGLES
(1) Sybille Gauvain (SJSU) def. Daniella Silva (SCU) – 6-4, 7-5
(2) Marie Klocker (SJSU) def. Madison Clarke (SCU) – 6-3, 6-2
(3) Nabila Farah (SCU) def. Marine Dans (SJSU) – 7-5, 6-2
(4) Tamara Culibrk (SJSU) def. Zeina El Tawil (SCU) – 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (11-9)
(5) Caitlyn Frankel (SCU) def. Gaelle Rey (SJSU) – 7-6, 6-4
(6) Miyo Kobayashi (SJSU) def. Giannina Ong (SCU) – 6-0, 6-4

Order of finish: 6, 2, 1,* 3, 4, 5
* - clinched victory

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