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Cal Poly Women's Tennis Beats UC Riverside 4-3

Cal Poly Women's Tennis Beats UC Riverside 4-3

RIVERSIDE- The Cal Poly women's tennis team won a hard fought match against UC Riverside Saturday, as it beat the Highlanders 4-3. 

The Mustangs started the match off clinching the doubles point, as Susanne Boyden and Abby Bacharach beat Tracy Van and Lauren Wolfe 6-3 on court two.

Molly Reed and Seriana Saltzen beat Karla Dulay and Tamilla Vaksman 7-6 on court one, taking the doubles point.

Up 1-0, Molly Reed put the first singles point on the board for the Mustangs after she beat Wolfe 6-1, 6-3 on court four. 

Boyden took on Dulay on court one and came out with a 7-5, 6-0 win, while Louise Oxnevad beat Sara Khattab on court two 6-3, 6-3, clinching the match for the Mustangs. 

Up 4-1, Saltzen was defeated by Van 6-3, 6-3 on court three, while Bacharach was beat by Vaksman on court five after a hard fought battle, 5-7, 6-4, 10-4.

The Mustangs are now 4-13 on the season and 2-5 in conference play. 

Cal Poly will be back on the courts to participate in its last match of the season when it takes on UC Santa Barbara on Saturday April 22.

Singles competition

1. Susanne Boyden (CPWT) def. Karla Dulay (UCRWTEN) 7-5, 6-0

2. Louise Oxnevad (CPWT) def. Sara Khattab (UCRWTEN) 6-3, 6-3

3. Tracy Van (UCRWTEN) def. Seriana Saltzen (CPWT) 6-3, 6-3

4. Molly Reed (CPWT) def. Lauren Wolfe (UCRWTEN) 6-1, 6-3

5. Tamilla Vaksman (UCRWTEN) def. Abigail Bacharach (CPWT) 5-7, 6-4, 10-4

6. Natalie Penner (UCRWTEN) by forfeit

Doubles competition

1. Molly Reed/Seriana Saltzen (CPWT) def. Karla Dulay/Tamilla Vaksman (UCRWTEN) 7-6

2. Susanne Boyden/Abigail Bacharach (CPWT) def. Tracy Van/Lauren Wolfe (UCRWTEN) 6-3