Tennis Players Compete at Racquet Club Invitational

Oct. 13, 2006

Midland, Texas -The UCLA women's tennis team had two players advance to the quarterfinals of singles play Friday at the Racquet Club Collegiate Invitational in Midland, Texas.

Bruin junior Elizabeth Lumpkin and sophomore Ashley Joelson each won two singles matches to stay alive in the tournament. Lumpkin began the day with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Alanna Rodgers of Rice. She followed that up with a 6-4, 6-2 decision over Ana Blagadarova or Texas A&M. Joelson was a 6-0, 6-3 winner over New Mexico's Maria Sotirchof in the first round. She later advanced to the quarterfinals with a 6-7, 6-4, 6-4 win against Rice's Julie Chao.

Next up for Lumpkin is a match with New Mexico's Ola Abou-Zekry. Joelson will face USC's Judy DeVera.

Jeremy Drean is the lone UCLA men's player competing in the tournament. He defeated Brett Rodgers of the Air Force Academy, 6-1, 6-4 before falling to Texas Tech's Bojan Szumanski, 6-4, 6-3 in the second round.


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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
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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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