Spartans Have Good Day In Singles At Saint Mary's Invitational Tennis

Oct. 8, 2017

Moraga, Calif.----- Freshman Jacqueline Wagner and junior Miyo Kobayashi each won two singles matches on the second day of the Saint Mary's Invitational women's tennis tournament.

Wagner topped Rachel Swindell of Eastern Washington, 6-4, 6-1, and Elvena Gevargiz of Santa Clara, 6-1, 6-4. Wagner advances to a championship semifinals match against Cal's Jacie Dunk who edged teammate Julie Vereecke, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 in a doubles quarterfinal round contest.

Overall, the Spartans won seven of their eight singles matches and lost both doubles encounters.

The three-day tournament starts with doubles matches at 8:30 a.m. on October 8.

Saint Mary's Invitational women's tennis tournament

Moraga, Calif.

Day two of three

Oct. 7 results

Competing schools
California (CAL) Pacific (UOP) Saint Mary's (SMC)
UC Davis (UCD) San Francisco (USF) Santa Clara (SCU)
Eastern Washington (EWU) San José State (SJSU) Sonoma State (SON)
Fresno State (FS)




Championship singles -- 2nd round

Jacqueline Wagner (SJSU) def. Rachel Swindell (EWU), 6-4, 6-1

Julie Vereecke (SJSU) def. Janaya Smith (EWU), Wo (inj)

Championship singles -- quarterfinal round

Jacqueline Wagner (SJSU) def. Elvena Gevargiz (SCU), 6-1, 6-4

Jasie Dunk (CAL) def. Julie Vereecke (SJSU), 6-3, 3-6, 6-2

Consolation singles -- 1st round

Miyo Kobayashi (SJSU) def. Alexis Nelson (CAL), 6-1, 5-7, 1-0 (3)

Tamara Culibrk (SJSU) def. Isabelle Von Ebbe (UCD), Wo (inj)

Consolation singles -- quarterfinal round

Miyo Kobayashi (SJSU) def. Maayan Sela (UOP), 6-0, 6-2

Tamara Culibrk (SJSU) def. Roos Nederstigt (UOP), 6-3, 6-4

Championship doubles -- semifinal round

Savannah Sendar & Julie Vereecke (SJSU) def. Jasie Dunk & Audrey Mayer (CAL), 8-2

Consolation doubles -- 1st round

Kelsie Bryant & Kristy Jorgensen (UCD) def. Tamara Culibrk & Jacqueline Wagner (SJSU), 8-7 (6)