Mar. 1, 1997

    Trojans Squeak by Aztecs

    SAN DIEGO -- On the strength of two doubles wins, the USC Trojans sqeaked out a 5-4 victory over the San Diego State Aztecs (6-5).

    The teams were tied at three apiece coming out of singles action, but the Trojans (4-6) were able to win at doubles, capturing the final two matches.

    Nicole London and Dina Dajani combined for an 8-4 win at the No. 2 spot, while Eva Jiminez and Pam Trump posted singles wins.

    USC returns to the court next Friday when it hosts Arizona State.

    1. Maggie Cole (SDSU) def. Ditta Huber (USC) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
    2. Merete Lindahl (SDSU) def. Karolina Bakalarova (USC) 0-6, 6-2, 6-2
    3. Jeanette Bhaguandas (SDSU) def. Nicole London (USC) 7-6, 4-6, 6-0
    4. Eva Jimenez (USC) def. Sarah Donovan (SDSU) 6-4, 2-6, 6-3
    5. C. Strdnava (USC) def. Lisa Papi (SDSU) 6-2, 6-1
    6. Pam Trump (USC) def. Simone Howard (SDSU) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4

    1. Cole/Donovan (SDSU) def. Huber/Trump (USC) 8-6
    2. London/Dina Dajani (USC) def. Bhaguandas/Howard (SDSU) 8-4
    3. Strdnava/Bakalarova (USC) def. Lindahl/Papi (SDSU) 8-2