Titans Advance to Big West Quarterfinals

Big West Championships

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - No. 8 Cal State Fullerton earned a 4-0 victory against No. 9 UC Riverside in the first round of the 2014 Big West Women's Tennis Championship at Indian Wells Garden Thursday.

 

The Titans recorded identical 8-1 victories at the top two doubles spots, with Morgan McIntosh and Camille De Leon defeating Jasmine Almaguer and Kate Bergeson clinching the point at No. 1.

 

In singles, the Titans continued to roll with De Leon claiming a 6-0, 6-0 victory against Bergeson at No. 3.  McIntosh posted a 6-1, 6-0 win versus Courtney Pattugalan at No. 2, and the Titans closed out the match at No. 4 where Kalika Slevcove toppled Tiffany Jue, 6-2, 6-0.

 

Cal State Fullerton (8-14) advances to Friday's quarterfinal round to face top-seeded Long Beach State at 8:00 a.m.

 

No. 9 UC Riverside vs. No. 8 Cal State Fullerton

Apr 24, 2014 at Indian Wells, Calif.

(Indian Wells Tennis Garden)

 

Cal State Fullerton 4, UC Riverside 0

 

 Singles competition 

1. Alexis Valenzuela (CSF) vs. Jasmine Almaguer (UCR) unfinished

2. Morgan McIntosh (CSF) def. Courtney Pattugalan (UCR) 6-1, 6-0

3. Camille De Leon (CSF) def. Kate Bergeson (UCR) 6-0, 6-0

4. Kalika Slevcove (CSF) def. Tiffany Jue (UCR) 6-2, 6-0

5. Megan Sandford (CSF) vs. Thanh Doan (UCR) unfinished

6. Jessica Pepa (CSF) vs. Sophie El-Kara (UCR) unfinished

 

 Doubles competition 

1. Camille De Leon/Morgan McIntosh (CSF) def. Jasmine Almaguer/Kate Bergeson (UCR) 8-1

2. Megan Sandford/Alexis Valenzuela (CSF) def. Sophie El-Kara/Courtney Pattugalan (UCR) 8-1

3. Melanie Abella/Kalika Slevcove (CSF) vs. Thanh Doan/Tiffany Jue (UCR) unfinished

 

Match Notes:

UC Riverside 0-20

Cal State Fullerton 8-14

Order of finish: Doubles (2,1); Singles (3,2,4)