Wyoming Tennis Team Defeats Northern Colorado 9-0 In Season Opener

Sept. 17, 2000

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

The University of Wyomingwomen's tennis team defeated Northern Colorado 9-0 Sunday at the UWTennis Courts in Laramie. The Cowgirls won all six singles matches andall three doubles matches on their way to the victory. With thevictory, Wyoming opens its season 1-0.

The closest matches of the day were the number one and number twosingles contests. The number one player for Wyoming is freshman JennyBowman, and she got her collegiate career off to a good start with a6-4, 7-5 victory. Paulina del Monte was the number two player for UW,and she won 6-4, 6-4.

"We looked good with all five of our freshman in either singles ordoubles," said Wyoming head coach Pam Davis. "They are all experiencedenough from summer tournaments and from playing six challenge matches inthe last two weeks that they didn't have a problem closing out the fewclose matches we had.

"We're still experimenting with the lineup and the doubles teams," saidDavis. "We'll make some changes next weekend at the University ofColorado Invitational to see what works best."

Wyoming will compete in Boulder, Colo., Sept. 22-24.

  Individual Wyoming results:  SINGLES  No. 1  Jenny Bowman (WYO) defeated Jan Ikeda (UNC)  6-4, 7-5  No. 2  Paulina del Monte (WYO) defeated Jodie Sato (UNC)  6-4, 6-4  No. 3  Angela Dossetor (WYO) defeated Lori Eslinger (UNC)  6-2, 6-1  No. 4  Sofi Espinosa (WYO) defeated Mary Cimino (UNC)  6-4, 6-0  No. 5  Toni Terhaar (WYO) defeated Amber Alley (UNC)  6-3, 6-2  No. 6  Jennifer Hancock (WYO) defeated Taneisha Pechek (UNC)  6-0, 6-2

DOUBLES No. 1 Bowman/Stacy Kneese (WYO) defeated Ikeda/Sato (UNC) 8-2 No. 2 Dossetor/Yuliani Santi (WYO) defeated Eslinger/Alley (UNC) 8-3 No. 3 Terhaar/Hancock (WYO) defeated Cimino/Pechek (UNC) 8-2