2/7/2013 5:31:00 PM
Los Angeles, CA - The UC Riverside Women's Tennis Team returned to action Thursday afternoon, dropping a 7-0 decision at Loyola Marymount.
UCR's Kate Bergeson and Thanh Doan won their doubles match at #3, 8-6, but LMU won close contests at the top two matches, 8-5 at #1 and 8-6 at #2, to earn the first point of the day.
In singles, Taylor Raney took her match to a tiebreaker, 6-7, 6-1, 10-3, before ultimately falling to Claudia Razzeto at number two. Natalie McKay at number three and Courtney Pattugalan at number four had close matches as well, 6-3, 6-3 and 6-4, 6-2 respectively, but could not pull out for the win.
Loyola Marymount took the other three singles matches in straight 6-0, 6-0 sets to claim the victory.
Next up for the Highlanders is a Saturday, February 9 match against UC Santa Barbara scheduled for 12 pm PT at Andulka Park in Riverside.
Loyola Marymount 7, UC Riverside 0
1. Miya Jin/Claudia Razzeto (LMU) def. Jamie Raney/Taylor Raney (UCR) 8-5
2. Reka Rohonyi/Kristine Kouyoumjian (LMU) def. Natalie McKay/Courtney Pattugalan (UCR) 8-6
3. Kate Bergeson/Thanh Doan (UCR) def. Lisa Piller/Adriana Radinovic (LMU) 8-6
1. April Bisharat (LMU) def. Jamie Raney (UCR) 6-0, 6-0
2. Claudia Razzeto (LMU) def. Taylor Raney (UCR) 6-7, 6-1, 10-3
3. Reka Rohonyi (LMU) def. Natalie McKay (UCR) 6-3, 6-3
4. Miya Jin (LMU) def. Courtney Pattugalan (UCR) 6-4, 6-2
5. Kristine Kouyoumjian (LMU) def. Kate Bergeson (UCR) 6-0, 6-0
6. Lisa Piller (LMU) def. Thanh Doan (UCR) 6-0, 6-0
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