Pacific drops road match to San Francisco

Pacific drops road match to San Francisco

After a win to open the West Coast Conference schedule on Saturday, the Pacific Women's Tennis took on San Francisco in a match rescheduled from Friday and lost, 4-3.

San Francisco took the doubles point to start the day, but the Tigers rallied back from an early 1-0 deficit to win three matches in singles and eventually force a decisive match yet again at No. 5 singles, where it was, unfortunately, Pacific's freshman Maya Lopez that came up short in the loss.

San Francisco won matches at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles, but not before juniors Karina Vyrlan and Anna Ramos Vinolas leveled things up at 1-1 in doubles with a win to improve to 6-0 on the season at No. 3 doubles.

In singles, the two teams traded points, first with a win for San Francisco at No. 1 singles. At No. 2 singles, sophomore Dohee Lee defeated Emily Maxfield 6-3, 6-3 to remain undefeated on court two at 6-0. Her win cut USF's lead down to 2-1. A win on court three made it a 3-1 lead for San Francisco, but Pacific knotted the match up with first with a win for Vyrlan on court four, 6-3, 2-6, 6-4. Vinolas then won her match on court six, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 to tie the match at 3-3.

On court five, Lopez battled with Rita Colyer, but lost the decisive match 7-6, 6-4 to allow San Francisco to take the win.

The Tigers are back in action on Friday when the team returns home for a weekend series with Pepperdine on Friday and Loyola Marymount on Saturday. Both matches are set to start at noon at the Eve Zimmerman Tennis Center.

MATCH RESULTS

Doubles play

1. Mya Bui/Emily Maxfield (USF) def. Dohee Lee/Jacquie Tan (PAC) 6-4

2. Rita Colyer/Hanna Borjeson (USF) def. Anneroos Nederstigt/Maya Lopez (PAC) 6-2

3. Anna Ramos Vinolas/Karina Vyrlan (PAC) def. Margarita Treyes/Shanna Dos Santos (USF) 6-3

Singles play

1. Mya Bui (USF) def. Anneroos Nederstigt (PAC) 6-1, 6-2

2. Dohee Lee (PAC) def. Emily Maxfield (USF) 6-3, 6-3

3. Hanna Borjeson (USF) def. Jacquie Tan (PAC) 7-5, 7-6

4. Karina Vyrlan (PAC) def. Margarita Treyes (USF) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4

5. Rita Colyer (USF) def. Maya Lopez (PAC) 7-6, 6-4

6. Anna Ramos Vinolas (PAC) def. Shanna Dos Santos (USF) 4-6, 6-3, 7-6

Match Notes

Pacific 4-7 (1-1 WCC)

San Francisco 8-6 (1-1 WCC)

Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (1,2,3,4,6,5)