Pacific Rallies Long But Falls Short Against UC Irvine 5-2

Pacific Rallies Long But Falls Short Against UC Irvine 5-2

Stockton, Calif.- The Tigers got off strong in the doubles competitions. After securing the doubles point, Pacific continued on into the singles competitions.  The Tigers attempted to overcome adversity, however they came up short in five of the six competitions.  The lone Tiger with a three set victory was Sophomore Susan Te

Four of the six singles competitions resulted in three sets and the overall match wasn't decided until three and a half hours later.

Pacific's next match is scheduled to take place against UC Davis in their second to last match before the conference tournament.  The match will take place on April 19th at 2:00pm.

Match Results:

Doubles Competitions:

1. Julia Hansen/Iveta Masarova (Pacific) def. Franziska Goettsching/Hannah Holladay (UCI) 8-6

2. Courtney Byron/ Ali Facey (UCI) def. Gergana Boncheva/Summer Irvin (Pacific) 9-7

3. Susan Te/Regina Suarez (Pacific) def. Kat Facey/ Kristina Smith (UCI) 8-4

Order of Completion: 3, 1*, 2


Singles Competitions:

1. Kristina Smith (UCI) def. Iveta Masarova (Pacific) 6-2, 6-2

2. Courtney Byron (UCI) def. Julia Hansen (Pacific) 6-2, 4-6, 6-2

3. Franziska Goettsching (UCI) def. Gergana Boncheva (Pacific) 6-3,6-2

4. Susan Te (Pacific) def. Kat Facey (UCI) 3-6,7-5,6-2

5. Marivick Mamiit (UCI) def. Summer Irvin (Pacific) 6-2, 4-6, 6-0

6. Ali Facey (UCI) def. Regina Suarez (Pacific) 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(3)

Order of Completion: 1, 3, 2, 5**, 4, 6

*Denotes doubles securing match

**Denotes match securing win

Final Score: Pacific 2, UC Irvine 5