Spartans Shine On First Day Of San José State Invitiational

Gaelle Rey went 2-0 on Friday.
Nov. 7, 2014


 

 

SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San José State University women's tennis team opened the 2014 San José State Invitational on Friday at Spartan Courts.

The Spartans kicked off the sun-filled day by taking four of six matches from Santa Clara. Gaelle Rey defeated Delphine Rouvillois in a tightly-contested three sets, Julianna Bacelar bested Chelby Cooke, Jessica Willett breezed past Riley Morgan and Justine Deleval downed Elaine Chesoni in her fall debut.

In the afternoon, San José State took five of six matches from the University of San Francisco, all in straight sets. Rey, Abbie Pahz, Bacelar, Willett and Malin Cubukcu all earned victories for the Spartans.

On Saturday, San José State and Santa Clara will again play in the morning singles slot at 9:30 a.m., and then the Spartans will square off with the Dons in doubles at 12:30 p.m.

 

2014 San José State Invitational

Spartan Courts (San Jose, Calif.)

Friday, Nov. 7

Morning Singles

Round Robin 1

Gaelle Rey (San José State) def. Delphine Rouvillois (Santa Clara), 6-4;4-6;1-0(4). 

Nabila Farah (Santa Clara) def. Marie Klocker (San José State), 6-7(4);7-6(5);1-0(6).

Julianna Bacelar (San José State) def. Chelby Cooke (Santa Clara), 6-3;7-5.

Daniella Silva (Santa Clara) def. Abbie Pahz (San José State), 6-2;6-1.

Zeina El Tawil (Santa Clara) def. Malin Cubukcu (San José State), 2-6;6-4;1-0(3).

Jessica Willett (San José State) def. Riley Morgan (Santa Clara), 6-2;6-1.

Justine Deleval (San José State) def. Elaine Chesoni (Santa Clara), 6-0;6-2.

Afternoon Singles

Round Robin 1

#92 Andrea Ka (San Francisco) def. Marie Klocker (San José State), 6-2;6-2.

Gaelle Rey (San José State) def. Thyra Taune (San Francisco), 6-4;6-3.

Abbie Pahz (San José State) def. Milica Hadzi-Tanovic (San Francisco), 6-4;6-3.

Julianna Bacelar (San José State) def. Sofia Holmberg (San Francisco), 7-5;6-2.

Jessica Willett (San José State) def. Ines Texeira (San Francisco), 6-3;6-2.

Malin Cubukcu (San José State) def. Genevieve McCloskey (San Francisco), 6-3;6-2.