On Saturday,March 14 in the teams third and final match in
“We fought through tough conditions today, but unfortunately it wasn’t enough to get our team a win,” said tennis head coach Anh-Dao Nguyen-Church.
In singles, the only victory of the day came from freshman Kerri Kummer, as she defeated Jessica Azoulay, 6-2 6-3.
“I’m very proud of the way Kerri played throughout the entire match,” said Nguyen-Church. “She did a good job of battling back from sickness in the past few days, and put herself in position to win.”
In other singles action, after losing the first set, 2-6, senior Amber Silverstone came back to win the second, 6-3 forcing a match-deciding third set. Silverstone fought hard but ultimately lost to her opponent, Ashley Frey, 2-6 6-3 6-1. The rest of the Spartans singles, Olivia Marshall, Silvana Dukic, Anna Guzman, and Jennifer Williams, lost in straight sets.
In doubles, the
“Anna and Kerri’s doubles play was great today,” said
After today’s loss, the
Ashley Frey (TOL) def. Amber Silverstone (SJSU) 2-6, 6-3, 6-1
Maha Guirguis (TOL) def. Olivia Marshall (SJSU) 6-1, 7-5
Nadia Zoubareva (TOL) def. Silvana Dukic (SJSU) 6-2, 6-2
Jenny Belsky (TOL) def. Anna Guzman (SJSU) 6-3, 6-2
Kerri Kummer (SJSU) def. Jessica Azoulay (TOL) 6-2, 6-3
Melissa Reynolds (TOL) def. Jennifer Williams (SJSU) 6-4, 6-1
Frey/Zoubareva (TOL) def. Silverstone/Marshall 8-5
Guirguis/Belsky (TOL) def. Dukic/Williams (SJSU) 8-2
Kummer/Guzman (SJSU) def. Azoulay/Reynolds (TOL) 8-3