Posted: Mar 03, 2019
SPOKANE, Wash. – Nationally-ranked Gonzaga swept past Santa Clara women's tennis, 4-0, on Sunday in a West Coast Conference match at the Stevens Center.
No. 38 Zags (6-2, 1-0) did not drop a set to put on a dominant performance with the match clincher by No. 4 ranked singles player Sophie Whittle over Maddie Pothoff 6-2, 6-1 on court one. The loss snapped Pothoff's six match win streak.
Santa Clara (3-5, 0-2) had another win streak snapped when Elvena Gevargiz, who had won five in a row, fell to Graciela Rosas 6-1, 6-2 on court two.
On court three, Domonique Garley beat Jamie Schroer 6-3, 6-1.
In doubles action, Kate Ketels and Haruna Tsuruta beat Jamie Schroer and Nadine Del Carmen 6-3 on court three to clinch the doubles point after Graciela Rosas and Sophie Whittle downed Maddie Pothoff and Elvena Gevargiz 6-2 on court one.
The Broncos return home to host Grand Canyon on Saturday at 10 a.m.