Truong Moves Into Semifinal

Moraga Calif. --- Chau Truong reaches the semifinal round for the second tournament in a row. Truong is the only Spartan left playing in a main flight.

Truong defeated Saint Mary’s player Liz Searl, 7-5;5-7;6-2 to advance. Sandra Florea was also set to compete in a consolation quarterfinal but due to an injury she withdrew from the match.

The improved doubles team of Erica Medlin/Sandra Florea produced a win in the white quarterfinals. Also Alexis Marquez/Emily Prescott and Chau Truong/Jessica Willett were victorious in the white consolation quarterfinals. However all three Spartans doubles team were defeated in the semifinals of their respective brackets.

Yesterday’s results also gave San Jose State’s Emily Prescott a main bracket victory when Santa Clara’s Charlotte Newell had to withdraw from the finals due to injury.

Sunday, October 16 will be the final day of the tournament Truong’s semifinal match is set to begin at 10:15a.m. in Moraga. 


Saturday, October 16 Results From Moraga Calif.
ITA Blue Singles -- Finals
SJS Emily Prescott d. SC Charlotte Newell Wo (inj)
ITA Doubles White -- Quarterfinals
SM Catherine Leduc - SM Molly Aloia d. SJS Isadora Busch – SJS Sabastiani Leon Chao 8-3
SJS Erica Medlin - SJS Sandra Florea d. USF Blair Reed - USF Yurie Hashiguchi 9-7
   ITA Doubles White -- Semifinals
DOM Gabby Verspieren - DOM Irina Morozova d. SJS Erica Medlin - SJS Sandra Florea 8-6
ITA Doubles White Consolations -- Consolation Quarterfinals
SJS Chau Truong - SJS Jessica Willett d. DAV An Nguyen - DAV Zoe Davidson 8-3
SJS Alexis Marquez - SJS Emily Prescott d. SON Brooke McBride - SON Lauren Ho 8-5
ITA Doubles White Consolations -- Consolation Semifinals
SON Krista Cole - SON Megan White d. SJS Chau Truong - SJS Jessica Willett 8-6
PAC Gergana Boncheva - PAC Regina Suarez d. SJS Alexis Marquez - SJS Emily Prescott 8-3
    ITA White Singles -- Quarterfinals
SJS Chau Truong d. SM Liz Searl  7-5;5-7;6-2
ITA White Singles Consolations -- Consolation Quarterfinals
DAV An Nguyen d. SJS Sandra Florea Wo (inj)