Olmos & Smith Tear Through To Oracle/ITA Masters Title Match|
Sept. 20, 2015
USC’s senior-sophomore doubles duo of Giuliana Olmos and Gabby Smith pinned up another decisive doubles win in the semifinals of the Oracle/ITA Masters. On Saturday night at the Malibu Racquet Club, Olmos and Smith teamed up to take down the No. 2 seeded pair in the draw. Olmos/Smith now move into the championship bout this afternoon.
Olmos and Smith opened the event with a 6-3, 6-2 win in the quarterfinals to earn a semifinal spot. There, the Trojans faced No. 2 seeded and #4 ranked Campbell/Colton of Vanderbilt. In that Saturday evening semi, Olmos/Smith served up a powerful 6-2, 6-3 victory to punch their ticket to today’s (Sept. 20) title match. The Trojans will face Kentucky’s Adachi/Sutjiadi, who earned their spot in the final with a semifinal upset of the draw’s top seeds from Cal.
Giuliana Olmos also was in action for the singles competition, following up her first-round upset of #6 Stephanie Wagner with a 6-4, 6-3 loss to #39 Hayley Carter in Saturday’s singles quarterfinals.
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2015 Oracle/ITA Masters (Malibu Racquet Club • Malibu, Calif.)
Quarterfinals - Sept. 19
Semifinals - Sept. 19
Olmos/Smith (USC) vs.  #4 Campbell/Colton (VANDY) - 6-2, 6-3
Championship - Sept. 20