Women's Tennis
    Three Women of Troy In ITA Regional Quarters

    Kaitlyn Christian and Sabrina Santamaria are into the doubles Round of 16 once again.

    Oct. 21, 2011

    SAN DIEGO, CALIF. -- The USC women's tennis team has flooded the quarterfinal round of the ITA Women's Southwest Regional Championships in San Diego, Calif. Three Women of Troy are through to quarterfinal slot, with an all-Trojan matchup set between junior Danielle Lao and freshman Zoe Scandalis, while freshman Sabrina Santamaria clashes with a Bruin in her quarterfinal matchup tomorrow in the singles draw.

    On the doubles side, USC's No. 2 seeded Kaitlyn Christian and Santamaria are through to the Round of 16 after a win today. Teammates Alison Ramos and Scandalis -- seeded No. 9 in the bracket -- also grabbed a victory today in the doubles Round of 32 to move along in the doubles draw.

    Complete USC results are below:

    ITA WOMEN'S SOUTHWEST REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS (San Diego, Calif.)

    SINGLES
    First Round -- Oct. 20
    [1] Danielle Lao (USC) -- bye
    [10] Zoe Scandalis (USC) -- bye
    Gabriella DeSimone (USC) def. Jennifer Sher (CSUN) -- 6-4, 6-3
    Sabrina Santamaria (USC) -- bye
    [5] Kaitlyn Christian (USC) -- bye
    [13] Alison Ramos (USC) -- bye

    Round of 64 -- Oct. 20
    [1] Danielle Lao (USC) def. Miya Jin (LMU) -- 6-1, 6-0
    [10] Zoe Scandalis (USC) def. Laura Antonana (SDSU) -- 6-0, 6-2
    Gabriella DeSimone (USC) def. Hailey Johnson (ARIZ) -- 6-2, 6-1
    Sabrina Santamaria (USC) def. Idil Haciafoglu (USD) -- 6-4, 6-1
    [5] Kaitlyn Christian (USC) def. Natalie McKay (UCR) -- 6-0, 6-0
    [13] Alison Ramos (USC) def. Martina Kostalova (UH) -- 6-3, 4-6, 6-3

     

     

    Round of 32 -- Oct. 21
    [1] Danielle Lao (USC) def. Hannah James (ASU) -- 6-2, 6-1
    Zoe Scandalis (USC) def. Laura Bernard (LBSU) -- 6-2, 6-3
    [11] Anais Dallara (LBSU) def. Gabriella DeSimone (USC) -- 6-0, 6-3
    Sabrina Santamaria (USC) def. [9] Michelle Brycki (ASU) -- 6-1, 6-3
    Alejandra Granillo (PEP) def. [5] Kaitlyn Christian (USC) -- 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-2
    Natalia Lozano (UCSB) def. Alison Ramos (USC) 6-3, 6-3

    Round of 16 -- Oct. 21
    [1] Danielle Lao (USC) def. Skylar Morton (UCLA) -- 6-2, 6-1
    [10] Zoe Scandalis (USC) def. Issara Khunpak (PEP) -- 6-0, 6-0
    Sabrina Santamaria (USC) def. Alejandra Granillo (PEP) -- 6-1, 7-5

    Quarterfinals -- Oct. 22
    [1] Danielle Lao (USC) vs. [10] Zoe Scandalis (USC) -- 9 a.m.
    Sabrina Santamaria (USC) vs. [2] McCall Jones (UCLA) -- 9 a.m.

    DOUBLES
    Round of 64 -- Oct. 20
    [12] DeSimone/Lao (USC) -- bye
    [9] Ramos/Scandalis (USC) -- bye
    [2] Christian/Santamaria (USC) -- bye

    Round of 32 -- Oct. 21
    Cantlay/Luzar (LBSU) def. [12] DeSimone/Lao (USC) -- 9-7
    [9] Ramos/Scandalis (USC) def. Meehan/Scatliffe (UCSB) -- 8-4
    [2] Christian/Santamaria (USC) def. Dockendorf/Lozano (UCSB) -- 8-3

    Round of 16 -- Oct. 22
    [9] Ramos/Scandalis (USC) vs. Coupez/Hoffpauir (USD) -- 11:30 a.m.
    [2] Christian/Santamaria (USC) vs. Sahagun/Simmons (ASU) -- 11:30 a.m.