Cowgirl Tennis Falls to Pilots

March 1, 2003

PORTLAND, Oregon - A short handed Cowgirl tennis team fell to the University of Portland women's tennis team 7-0 at the Louisiana-Pacific Tennis Center on Saturday. Portland improves to 4-5 on the season, while the Cowgirls drop to 3-3 overall.

The doubles team of Yuliani Santi and Jen Hancock were the only Cowgirls to pick up a victory on the day by defeating Kaori Tanabe and Alyson Tyson. Patricia Chien and Kati Gyulai were defeated by Juppennlatz and Menke.

In singles play, the Cowgirls were swept the entire way. At the No. 1 spot, Yuliani Santi fell in three, 6-4, 1-6, 2-6, to Amy Juppenlatz. Patricia Chien fell ,6-3, 6-2, to Kaori Tanabe, while Sanja Indic defeated Jen Hancock 6-0, 6-1. The Pilots closed out the victory with two wins against the fourth and fifth spots.

The Cowgirls will wrap up the weekend tomorrow morning at 9:00 a.m against the Portland State Vikings.

DOUBLES1. Juppenlatz/Menke (UP) def. Gyulai/Chien (WYO), 8-62.  Santi/Hancock (WYO) def. Tanabe/Tyson (UP), 8-63. WYO default No. 3 doubles

SINGLES1. Amy Juppenlatz (UP) def. Yuliani Santi (WYO), 4-6, 6-1, 6-22. Kaori Tanabe (UP) def. Patricia Chien (WYO), 6-3, 6-23. Sanja Indic (UP) def. Jen Hancock (WYO), 6-0, 6-14. Alyson Tyson (UP) def. Kati Gyulai (WYO), 6-2, 6-15. Deirdre Ring Marrinson (UP) def. Megan Williams (WYO), 6-7, 3 breaker, 6-3, 6-36. WYO default No. 6 singles