Women’s Tennis Heads To Moraga For SMC Fall Invitational

Marie Klocker (left) and Gaelle Rey and the tournament's top doubles seed.
Oct. 8, 2015

MORAGA, Calif. – San José State University’s women’s tennis team returns to competition after just four days rest when it travels to Moraga, Calif., to take part in this weekend’s Saint Mary’s Fall Invitational.

The tournament features participants from 13 teams – Cal, Cal Poly, Eastern Michigan, Fresno State, Gonzaga, Pacific, Portland, Sacramento State, Saint Mary's College, San Francisco, San José State, Santa Clara, Stanford and UC Davis – and runs Friday through Sunday at the Timothy Korth Tennis Complex on the SMC campus.

The singles portion of the competition will have two 32-player brackets – the “A” and “B” brackets – and a “C” bracket operating in a best of 16 format. On the doubles side, there will be “A” and “B” flights of 16 tandems apiece.

San José State juniors Gaelle Rey and Marie Klocker are the tournament’s top doubles seed, and sophomore Sybille Gauvain was awarded the eighth overall singles seed.

Below is the schedule for Friday’s action.

Saint Mary’s Fall Invitational

Timothy Korth Tennis Complex (Moraga, Calif.)

Friday, October 8, 2015

A Bracket
16      Marie Klocker/Gaelle Rey[1] (SJSU) vs. Lindsey Kostas/Kimberly Yee (STAN) – 8:30 a.m.
16      Marine Dans/Sybille Gauvain (SJSU) vs. Deimante Bulatovaite/Alina Soltanici[3] (SAC) – 8:30 a.m.

B Bracket
16      Justine Deleval/Miyo Kobayashi (SJSU) vs. Renu Sharma (EMU)/Emma Wilson (FS) – 9:30 a.m.

A Bracket
32      Marine Dans (SJSU) vs. Kristy Jorgensen (DAV) – 11:30 a.m.
32      Sybille Gauvain[8] (SJSU) vs. Vanessa Nommensen (SM) – 11:30 a.m.
32      Marie Klocker (SJSU) vs. Alexandra Bourguignon (GON) – 11:30 a.m.
32      Gaelle Rey (SJSU) vs. Viktoriya Dzyuba[5] (PAC) – 12:30 p.m.

B Bracket
32      Miyo Kobayashi (SJSU) vs. Janet Liu (SC) – 2:30 p.m.
32      Francesca Sella (SJSU) vs. Ana Loaiza[2] (SAC) – 2:30 p.m.

C Bracket
16      Justine Deleval (SJSU) – Bye