No. 7 Bruins Fall To No. 2 California, 6-1

Results

Los Angeles - Despite winning two of the three doubles matches and coming close to knocking off the No. 5 doubles team in the nation, the Bruin women's tennis team fell to No. 2 California, 6-1.

No. 7 UCLA started off by taking two doubles matches and pushing a third into a tiebreaker. Laura Gordon and Sara Walker defeated Jieun Jacobs and Jody Scheldt 8-5, while Sarah Gregg and Susi Wild beat Nicole Havlicek and Catherine Lynch, 8-6. Jackie Carleton and Feriel Esseghir led No. 5 Christina Fusano and Raquel Kops-Jones 8-7, but the Cal duo came back to win the match 9-8(3).

The Bruins won four of the first six singles sets, but Cal gained momentum and swept the afternoon's second half. No. 9 Kops-Jones beat No. 10 Walker 3-6, 6-4, 6-2, while No. 23 Carleton fell to No. 36 Fusano 2-6, 6-1, 6-.2. On court three, national No. 57 Jacobs beat No. 58 Wild 3-6, 6-3, 6-3.

On the back three courts, California's No. 90 Lynch beat No. 79 Gregg, 6-3, 6-2. Havlicek beat Gordon 6-3, 6-0. On court six, Scheldt beat Anya Loncaric 4-6, 6-3, 6-2.

The Bruins will face No. 2 Stanford tomorrow at noon at the Los Angeles Tennis Center in the last home match of the regular season.


EVENT INFORMATION
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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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vs. Pac-12 Championships
Ojai, CA
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vs. Pac-12 Championships
Ojai, CA
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vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Ojai, CA
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vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Ojai, CA
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vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Ojai, CA
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Friday, May 13
vs. Notre Dame
Columbus, OH
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, May 14
at Ohio State
Columbus, OH
L, 1 - 4
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