UW Adds Two Victories On Third Day Of Colorado Challenge

Sept. 26, 1999

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

In day three of the ColoradoChallenge in Boulder, Colo. the UW Cowgirl Tennis team pulled out two victories in singles play. Shirley Mendozafought hard to defeat Colorado?s Bjorkman 4-6, 7-5, and 6-3, whileAmanda Roberts defeated teammate Lindsay McPhail 6-3, 6-0. The only otherCowgirl competing in singles play today was Sofia Espinosa, who wasdefeated in three sets, 6-4, 3-6 and 6-4.

In doubles play the Cowgirls could not find a victory. In the number onespot, Melanie Roberts and Sofia Espinosa were defeated in thechampionship match 8-4. Sarah Kay and Angela Dossetor, playing in thenumber two spot, were also defeated 8-4, while Shirley Mendoza andPaulina del Monte, in the number three spot, had a close match losing8-6. Then in the fourth position, Amanda Roberts and Lindsay McPhailalso lost their match 8-1.

The Cowgirls are looking forward to this upcoming weekend where theywill be traveling to Pullman, WA to compete in the Washington StateInvitational, Oct. 2-3.

Results from the Colorado Challenge Sept. 24-26, 1999

Day 1

Singles 1. Melanie Roberts vs. Dimingo (CU) W 6-2, 6-4 2. Sarah Kay vs. Hanssop (CSU) W 7-5, 7-6 3. Sofia Espinosa vs. Parsons (AFA) L 6-1, 7-6 4. Shirley Mendoza vs. Lisle (CSU) L 6-0, 6-0 5. Angela Dossetor vs. Moore (CU) L 6-4, 6-4 6. Paulina del Monte vs. Sullivan (CSU) L 6-2, 6-2 7. Lindsay McPhail vs. Save (CSU) L 6-0, 6-0 8. Amanda Roberts vs. Camel (AFA) L 7-6, 2-6, 6-2

Day 2

Singles 1. Melanie Roberts vs. Bartz (CSU) L 6-4, 6-7, 6-1 2. Sarah Kay vs. Lemperle (CU) L 6-1, 6-2 3. Sofia Espinosa vs. Bjorkman (CU) W 6-4, 7-5 4. Shirley Mendoza vs. Weiss (AFA) L 6-0, 3-6, 7-5 5. Angela Dossetor vs. O?Bryant (AFA) L 6-1, 6-2 6. Paulina del Monte vs. Evans (CU) L 6-7, 6-2, 6-2 7. Lindsay McPhail vs. Wohlford (CU) L 6-3, 6-0 8. Amanda Roberts vs. Schatz (CU) L 6-4, 6-2

Doubles 1. Roberts/Espinosa vs. Hansson/Lisle (CSU) W 8-2 2. Roberts/Espinosa vs. Lynn/Shelby (AFA) W 9-8 3. Kay/Dossetor vs. Weiss/O?Bryant (AFA) W 8-5 4. Kay/Dossetor vs. Bartz/Vasos (CSU) L 8-6 5. Mendoza/del Monte vs. Sullivan/Save (CSU) L 8-2 6. Mendoza/del Monte vs. Berins/Evans (CU) L 8-6 7. Roberts/McPhail vs. Gee/ Camel (AFA) L 8-3 8. Roberts/McPhail vs. Schatz/Wohlford (CU) L 8-1

Day 3

Singles 1. Sofia Espinosa vs. Weiss (AFA) L 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 2. Shirley Mendoza vs. Bjorkman (CU) W 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 3. Amanda Roberts vs. Lindsay McPhail (UW) W 6-3, 6-0 4. Lindsay McPhail vs. Amanda Roberts (UW) L 6-3, 6-0

Doubles 1. M. Roberts/Espinosa vs. Lemperle/Kenzelmann (CU) L 8-4 2. Kay/Dossetor vs. Bjorkman/ Moore (CU) L 8-4 3. Mendoza/del Monte vs. Chuntraruk/Parsons L 8-6 4. A. Roberts/McPhail vs. Auvinen/Forrest (CSU) L 8-1