Women's Tennis Suffers 6-1 Loss At Stanford|
April 5, 2002
STANFORD, Calif. -- The No. 13 USC women's tennis team suffered a 6-1 loss at Stanford to put an end to its nine-match win streak on Friday afternoon at the Cardinal's Taube Family Tennis Stadium. With the loss, the Women of Troy fall to 14-5 overall, while the Cardinal improves to 16-1. The match does not count against Pac-10 records.
The Trojans fell behind at the start after dropping all three doubles matches to give Stanford a 1-0 lead.
In singles, USC dropped the first set at all six positions, scoring no more than two points in a single set. Despite the Women of Troy's comeback effort, which sent three matches into a third set, the Cardinal did not take long as they clinched the match victory with two-set wins at courts 3, 5 and 6.
Junior Jewel Peterson posted the team's only point as she defeated Stanford's No. 10-ranked Lauren Kalvaria, 1-6, 6-4, 6-4, at center court.
USC travels to face No. 21 California on Saturday, April 6, at noon in Berkeley.
#4 Stanford 6, #13 USC 1