Cowgirls Defeated By Aztecs

March 29, 2002

San Diego -- The University of Wyoming Cowgirltennis team was swept 6-1 by conference rival San Diego State, on Fridayafternoon, in San Diego, Calif.

The Aztecs swept the three doubles matches and lost no sets and just 13games in their five singles wins. With the victory, the Aztecs improveto 11-6 overall and 4-0 in Mountain West Conference play. Wyoming fellto 5-8 overall and 0-1 in league play.

The Aztecs cruised to the doubles point getting 8-2 victories fromKatalina Romero and Katja Karrento at number one doubles and LindseyHedberg and Julie Anna Chidley at number three doubles. San Diego Statecompleted a doubles sweep with Silvia Tornier and Indra Erichsenrallying from a 3-0 deficitto win 8-5 at number two doubles.

With the exception of the Cowgirls victory at number one singles, theAztecs dominated singles play, winning the five singles matches instraight sets and not losing more than four games in any one match.

The Cowgirls lone team point came when Jenny Bowman snapped the Aztecs'Silvia Tornier's win streak at five matches, winning 6-2, 7-6.

The Cowgirls will close-out the road trip with a dual match against theUNLV Rebels, tomorrow afternoon, at 3:00 p.m.

No. 1 - Jenny Bowman (Wyo.) def. Silvia Tornier (SDSU) - 6-2, 6-2
No. 2 - Lindsey Hedberg (SDSU) def. Yuliani Santi (Wyo.) - 6-1, 6-1
No. 3 - Katja Karrento (SDSU) def. Jennifer Hancock (Wyo.) - 6-2, 6-2
No. 4 - Indra Erichsen (SDSU) def. Paulina del Monte (Wyo.) - 6-3, 6-1
No. 5 - Katey Clark-Becker (SDSU) def. Toni Terhaar (Wyo.) - 6-0, 6-0
No. 6 - Julie Anna Chidley (SDSU) def. Kati Gyulai (Wyo.) - 6-1, 6-2

Doubles (SDSU wins point)
No. 1 - Katja Karrento/Katalina Romero (SDSU) def. Jenny Bowman/Jennifer Hancock (Wyo.) - 8-2
No. 2 - Silvia Tornier/Indra Erichsen (SDSU) def. Toni Terhaar/Kati Gyulai (Wyo.) - 8-5
No. 3 - Julie Anna Chidley/Lindsey Hedberg (SDSU) def. Paulina del Monte/Yuliani Santi (Wyo.) - 8-2