Tennis Blanked by UCI

March 7, 2011

Irvine, Calif. - UC Irvine swept all 15 sets for a 7-0 Big West Conference victory Sunday afternoon.

Fullerton (3-10, 0-4) came closest to breaking through at Nos. 1 and 2 singles as Tiffany Mai forced Courtney Byron to a tie-breaker in the second set and Morgan McIntosh lost her second set, 7-5.

Fullerton returns to action Saturday at Cal Poly SLO.

UC Irvine 7, Cal State Fullerton 0
Doubles
1. Holladay/Kwan (UCI) def. Mai/Rodriguez (CSF) 8-0
2. Byron/Smith (UCI) def. McIntosh/Sandford (CSF) 8-3
3. M. Young/H. Young (UCI) def. Akhmedova/Nichols (CSF) 8-2

Singles
1. Courtney Byron (UCI) def. Tiffany Mai (CSF) 6-0, 7-6
2. Becka Kwan (UCI) def. Morgan McIntosh (CSF) 6-4, 7-5
3. Kristina Smith (UCI) def. Karina Akhmedova (CSF) 6-0, 6-3
4. Franziska Goettsching (UCI) def. Monica Rodriguez (CSF) 6-0, 6-1
5. Brooke Schweyer (UCI) def. Megan Sandford (CSF) 6-0, 6-1
6. Hannah Holladay (UCI) def. Katie Nichols (CSF) 6-0, 6-0