Santa Clara Defeats Gonzaga to Earn 7th place in WCC Tourney

April 19, 2009

SAN DIEGO, Calif.- The Santa Clara women's tennis team earned a seventh-place finish in the WCC tournament after their early morning win against Gonzaga, 4-1.

The Broncos, originally the sixth seed, fell to Saint Mary's in the first round, 4-0, and Portland in the second round, 4-3. Gonzaga was the eighth seed in the tournament.

"It was a very close match today, the whole team stepped up to earn the win," said head coach Ben Cabell. "We had a huge performance from Carmen Pham, and she was really the clutch player for the win."

Check back on later this week for a full recap of the tournament and the team's thoughts on the 2009 season.