Truong Shines In Loss To Montana

SAN JOSE, Calif.---Chau Truong earned San Jose State's only point of the day in the team's, 6-1 loss to Montana on March 30, at the Spartan Tennis Complex.

     Truong took the first two games of the first set, and never looked back against Rebecca Bran in the number one singles position for the Spartans. Truong was flawless in the second set as she put Bran away in straight sets, 6-3, 6-0.

     Sandra Florea led Amanda Bran 5-2 in the first set but, couldn't hold her lead. Florea went on to lose the set, and the match, 7-6 (5), 6-1.

     Anna Guzman threatened to split the first two sets with Kayla Moyse, but came up just shy giving the match to Moyse in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5.

     The remaining Spartan singles: Olivia Marshall, Kerri Kummer, and Jennifer Williams all lost in straight sets. Williams, who was 6-0 over the team's previous three matches, fell, 6-1, 6-1 to Montana's Lauren Gibson.

     "Chau did a great job in number one singles today," said head coach Anh-Dao Nguyen-Church. "We'll have to take these next few days of practice to regroup the team, and get ready for our upcoming matches this weekend."

     San Jose State hosts: Utah State, Fresno State, and the University of Idaho respectively on April 2-4. Check www.sjsuspartans.com later this week for more information on this weekend's matches.

Singles:
Chau Truong (SJSU) def. Rebecca Bran (UM) 6-3, 6-0
Constance Alexandra (UM) def. Olivia Marshall (SJSU) 6-4, 6-2
Heater Davidson (UM) def. Kerri Kummer (SJSU) 6-3, 6-4
Kayla Moyse (UM) def. Anna Guzman (SJSU) 6-4, 7-5
Amanda Bran (UM) def. Sandra Florea (SJSU) 7-6 (5), 6-1
Lauren Gibson (UM) def. Jennifer Williams (SJSU) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles:
R. Bran/Davidson (UM) def. Kummer/Florea (SJSU) 8-2
A. Bran/Gibson (UM) def. Guzman/Truong (SJSU) 8-2
Marshall/Williams (SJSU) def. Moyse/Alexander (UM) 6-3, retired