Logan, Utah --- The San Jose State University women’s tennis team won three singles matches and the doubles point in a 4-0 win against Utah State in a Western Athletic Conference match play.
After defeating the Aggies (4-8, 0-4 WAC), the #66 nationally-ranked Spartans (14-4, 6-0 WAC) now have won their past seven matches in a row and are undefeated in conference match play.
“It was a good win today,” said head coach Sylvain Malroux. “Our team adjusted well to playing indoors and in high altitude.”
San Jose State swept the three doubles matches. The Spartan duo of Erica Medlin and Sabastiani Leon Chao won their set against Utah State’s doubles team of McKenzie Davis and Jaci West, 8-3. Jessica Willett and Amber Walker teamed up to defeat Kallie Sperry and Kristina Voyt, 8-5, and partners Chau Truong and Julianna Bacelar won their set, 8-5, as well.
In singles play, three Spartans went on to win their matches in straight sets. #44 nationally-ranked Klaudia Boczova topped McKenzie Davis of Utah State, defeating her 7-6, 6-3.
Truong defeated Voyt, 6-3,6-1, improving to 120 career doubles and singles wins. Medlin finished strong against Utah State’s Julie Tukuafu, winning her set 6-1, 6-4.
“We are right on track and we are excited about tomorrow’s match.” concluded Malroux.
The Spartans conclude weekend match play Saturday, April 6, as they go against the University of Denver (10-3, 3-1 WAC) at the Utah State Tennis Complex. Match play begins at 10:00 a.m.
San Jose State vs. Utah State
April 5, 2013
Utah State Tennis Complex
#66 San Jose State 4 Utah State 0
1. Erica Medlin/Sabastiani Leon Chao (SJSU) def. McKenzie Davis/Jaci West (USU), 8-3.
2. Jessica Willett/Amber Walker (SJSU) def. Kallie Sperry/Kristina Voyt (USU), 8-5.
3. Chau Truong/Julianna Bacelar (SJSU) def. Hillary Hays/ Julie Tukuafu (USU), 8-5.
1. #44 Klaudia Boczova (SJSU) def. McKenzie Davis (USU), 7-6,6-3.
2. Jaci West (USU) vs. Sabastiani Leon Chao (SJSU), 3-6, 6-1, 2-1, unfinished.
3. Chau Truong (SJSU) def. Kristina Voyt (USU), 6-3, 6-1.
4. Erica Medlin (SJSU) def. Julie Tukuafy (USU), 6-1, 6-4.
5.Kallie Sperry (USU) vs. Julianna Bacelar 0-6, 1-0, unfinished.
6. Hillary Hays (USU) vs. Jessica Willett (SJSU) 1-3, unfinished.