Tennis Falls To Mississippi State in ITA Kickoff Consolation Match

Julianna Bacelar won her fourth dual match of the season after defeating Naomi Tran of Mississippi State.

Jan. 26, 2014

College Station, Texas ---The San José State University women's tennis team (2-3) had two wins in singles play, but the Spartans fell short, 4-2, in the ITA Kickoff consolation match against Mississippi State (2-1).

In singles play, junior Julianna Bacelar picked up the Spartan's first win of the day after defeating Mississippi State's Naomi Tran in a super tiebreaker, 2-6, 6-2, 1-0 (8). This is Bacelar's fourth dual match singles win of the season.

The second point for San José State came from the #6 singles spot, as junior Justine Deleval topped Rosalinda Calderon, 3-6, 7-5, 1-0 (7).

The Spartan's will be back in action as they take on the University of Arizona on February 1, 2014. The match will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the LaNelle Robson Tennis Center, located on Arizona's campus.

Marie Klocker (SJSU) vs. #84 Georgiana Patrasc (MSU) 6-4, 5-3 unfinished
Alexandra Perper (MSU) def. Sabastiani Leon Chao (SJSU) 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (1)
Timea Guibe (MSU) def. Gaelle Rey (SJSU) 6-4, 7-5
 Julianna Bacelar (SJSU) def. Naomi Tran (MSU) 2-6, 6-2, 1-0 (8)
Roseline Dion (MSU) def. Jessica Willett (SJSU) 6-2, 6-0
Justine Deleval (SJSU) def. Rosalinda Calderon (MSU) 3-6, 7-5, 1-0 (7)
Guibe/Perper (MSU) def. Chao/Klocker (SJSU)  7-6 (2)
Patrasc/Tran (MSU) def. Rey/Willett (SJSU) 7-5
Bacelar/Deleval (SJSU) def. Dion/Calderon (MSU) 6-1