March 27, 2001

Women's Tennis Places Eighth at UCI Invite

March 27, 2001

IRVINE, Calif. - The Santa Clara women's tennis team fell to Portland 6-1 this morning in the final match to place eighth at the fourth annual UC Irvine/Radisson Spring Invitational, hosted by UC Irvine at the UCI Tennis Stadium.

With the loss, the Broncos fall to 6-8 on the season.

The Broncos return home and will host Sacramento state on Wednesday, April 4. The match will begin at the Santa Clara Tennis center at 3:30 p.m.

Results
Portland 6, Santa Clara 1

Singles
1. Courtney Perkins (PORT) def. Christine Limbers (SCU) 7-6, 6-1
2. Erin Smith (PORT) def. Mariko Kawakami (SCU) 6-1, 6-2
3. Nicole McCord (SCU) def. Katy Smith (PORT) 6-4, 3-6, 7-6
4. Amy Juppenlatz (PORT) def. Patricia Ruiz (SCU) 4-6, 6-2, 6-2
5. Samantha Kluger (PORT) def. Megan McKitterick (SCU) 6-1, 6-0
6. Jana Jusupovic (PORT) def. Ashley Campbell (SCU) 6-3, 4-6, 6-4

Doubles
1. Perkins/E.Smith (PORT) def. Limbers/McCord (SCU) 8-4
2. Juppenlatz/Jusupovic (PORT) def. Ruiz/Campbell (SCU) 8-6
3. K.Smith/Kluger (PORT) def. Kawakami/Alison Barr (SCU) 8-4