No. 8 Bruins Upset No. 4 Blue Devils, 4-3

March 12, 2002

Results

Los Angeles - After falling behind 1-0 following doubles play, the eighth-ranked UCLA women's tennis team rallied to pull off its biggest victory of the season Tuesday, knocking off No. 4 Duke, 4-3 in a non-conference match at the Los Angeles Tennis Center. With the win, UCLA improves its record to 10-2 on the year, while the Blue Devils fall to 9-2.

With the score tied at 3-3, senior Catherine Hawley clinched the match for UCLA at No. 6 singles, where she defeated Duke's Katie Granson, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3. It was the second time this season that Hawley clinched a match for UCLA, as she did the same thing in the Bruins' 4-3 victory over then-No. 7 Arizona State back on Feb. 22.

In the featured match of the day, fifth-ranked Megan Bradley of UCLA defeated third-ranked Kelly McCain of Duke, 6-4, 6-3 at No. 1 singles. Bradley has now won 11 of her last 12 matches while continuing to climb in the singles rankings.

At No. 2 singles, fourth-ranked Sara Walker needed three sets to defeat No. 37 Amanda Johnson of Duke, 6-4, 1-6, 6-2. Also winning in singles for UCLA on Tuesday was No. 90 Petya Marinova, as she upset No. 17 Julie DeRoo, 6-1, 6-4.

UCLA will take the next two weeks off for finals and Spring Break. The Bruins will not return to the courts until Mar. 29 when they travel to Tucson for a battle with Arizona.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Sunday, Feb 07
vs. Northwestern
Los Angeles, CA
W, 6 - 1
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. UC Davis
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 0
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. CSUN
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Thursday, Feb 18
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
L, 1 - 6
Saturday, Feb 20
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
L, 2 - 5
Thursday, Feb 25
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 2
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. Baylor
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Friday, Mar 04
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 6 - 1
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 2
Friday, Mar 11
at California
Berkeley, CA
Rained out.
Saturday, Mar 12
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
L, 1 - 5
Tuesday, Mar 22
vs. Fresno State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 2
Saturday, Mar 26
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 3
Friday, Apr 01
at Colorado
Boulder, CO
W, 6 - 1
Sunday, Apr 03
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 4 - 2
Friday, Apr 08
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
L, 3 - 4
Sunday, Apr 10
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 2
Sunday, Apr 17
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 1 - 4
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