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.


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)