Bruins Make It Two Against Pepperdine

Feb. 14, 2003

Results

Malibu, CA - The No. 9 UCLA women's tennis team took the second of two meetings this year with local rival Pepperdine (5-2), winning 4-3 at the Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center in Malibu. With wins by Susi Wild, Sarah Gregg, and Anya Loncaric, the Bruins (5-3) were able to overcome the defeats of its two nationally-ranked players, No. 6 Sara Walker and No. 84 Jackie Carleton. Lauren Fisher saw her first action of the year after being sidelined with an injury, teaming with Walker for a doubles match.

The Bruins took an early lead with a 2-1 doubles win over the Waves. Gregg and Wild defeated 52nd-ranked Charlotte Vernaz and Veronica Koksova 8-6, while Carleton and Laura Gordon beat the Waves' Karin Schlapbach and Anna Andersson 8-5. On court two, Pepperdine's Natalie Braverman and Merve Asimgil beat Walker and Fisher 8-4.

Wild built on the successful weekend she had at USTA/ITA National Team Indoors, defeating Monika Horvath 6-3, 4-0 (ret.). Gregg beat No. 52 Koksova 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, and Loncaric knocked off Andersson 6-2, 2-6, 6-2, securing the win for UCLA.

Pepperdine won on courts one, two, and five. Braverman defeated Walker 7-6(4), 6-4, while No. 91 Vernaz beat Carleton 2-6, 6-2, 7-6(6), and Asimgil beat Gordon 6-3, 6-1.

UCLA's next match is on Tuesday, February 18 at 1:30 at the Los Angeles Tennis Center against the No. 17 Fresno State Bulldogs.


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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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