San Diego, Calif.----- Junior Miyo Kobayashi and sophomore Clara Mantaux each won their championship semifinal round singles matches for the San Jose State University women's tennis team on the second day of the SDSU Fall Tennis Classic I.
Kobayashi defeated Maria Paula Torres of the University of San Diego in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2. Mantaux needed a third set tiebreaker to overtake Mia Smith of San Diego State, 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (6).
Mantaux and Kobayashi were two-time winners on the day for the Spartans. Mantaux and teammate Laura Malsert won their second doubles match of the tournament defeating Cal State Northridge's Arpe Bagumyan and Elisaveta Nosenko, 6-2.
Kobayashi and her partner, freshman Savannah Sendar, won their consolation doubles match over UTEP's Maria Paula Medina & Milenia Baigorria (UTEP), 6-1.
The three-day tournament concludes with a series of singles and doubles matches beginning at 9:30 a.m. on October 1.
SDSU Fall Tennis Classic I
Aztec Tennis Center, San Diego, Calif.
September 30, 2017
Day Two of Three
CSUN -- Cal State Northridge
GCU -- Grand Canyon
LMU -- Loyola Marymount
SDSU -- San Diego State
SJSU -- San José State
USD -- University of San Diego
UTEP -- Texas El Paso
Championship Singles -- Semifinal round
Miyo Kobayashi (SJSU) def. Maria Paula Torres (USD), 6-4, 6-2
Clara Mantaux (SJSU) def. Mia Smith (SDSU), 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (6)
Jenny Moinard (SDSU) def. Jacqueline Wagner (SJSU) 6-2, 6-1
Carolin Nonnenmacher (USD) def. Julie Vereecke (SJSU), 6-1, 6-1
Consolation Singles -- Semifinal round
Camila Tumosa (LMU) def. Laura Malsert (SJSU) 6-1, 6-2
Nnena Nadozie (CSUN) def. Tamara Culibrk (SJSU), 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
Savannah Sendar (SJSU) def. Autum Prudhomme (GCU), 6-7 (2), 6-0, 6-2
Sybille Gauvain (SJSU) def. Martina Lo Pomo (GCU), 6-2, 6-1
Championship Doubles -- Semifinal round
Consolation Doubles -- Semifinal round
Round Robin Doubles