Women's Tennis
    Fifth Ranked Trojans Start Season Off at Two Tournaments

    Jan. 13, 2006

    The Women Of Troy, who were recently ranked No. 5 entering the 2006 season by the ITA Collegiate Rankings, were split between the National Collegiate Tennis Classic in Palm Springs Calif. and the Freeman Memorial in Las Vegas.

    All four the Trojans competing in Las Vegas advanced to the second round of play Friday. Senior Carine Vermeulen defeated Gira Schofield of South Carolina 7-6, 6-3 in the first round of play and upset No. 7 seed Riza Zalameda of UCLA, 6-2,6-1 to move on the quarter finals. Junior Judy DeVera beat Alex Liles of San Francisco by default before falling to Linda Tempelfelde of San Fancisco 6-3, 6-3. Anca Anastasiu was victorious over Mery Constanti of UNLV (6-3, 6-3) in the first round of play before going on to beat Wendy Pilecka of ASU by default, she will play in the quarter finals tomorrow. Freshman Amanda Fink who is ranked No. 3 in the ITA Collegiate Rankings had a bye in the first round and was upset by Tracy Lin of UCLA, 6-4, 1-6, 6-2.

    In doubles both sets of Trojans defeated their opponents and will resume play tomorrow.

    Results of the National Collegiate Tennis Classic were unavailable and will be updated shortly.

    SCHEDULE OF PLAY
    Saturday
    Doubles Quarterfinals 10 a.m.
    Singles Quarterfinals Follow
    Singles Semifinals Follow

    Sunday
    Doubles Semifinals TBA
    Doubles Final Follow
    Singles Final Follow

    FLIGHT ONE SINGLES
    ROUND ONE Jan. 13(1) Anne Yelsey (STAN) BYE
    Tara Iyer (DUKE) def. Kady Pooler (ASU) 6-0, 6-3
    (7) Riza Zalameda (UCLA) def. Blakeley Griffifth (UT) 6-1, 6-4
    Carine Vermeulen (SCAL) def. Gira Schofield (SCAR) 7-6, 6-3
    (4) Elena Gantcheva (UNLV) def. BYE
    Elizabeth Lumpkin (UCLA) def. Laura Ganzer (SCAR) 6-2, 6-4
    Melissa Mang (DUKE) def. (6) Boglarka Berecz (UF) 6-4, 6-1
    Celia Durkin (STAN) def. Rebecca Rankin (ASU) 6-4, 3-6, 7-6
    Laura Gordon (UCLA) def. Melissa Schaub (UT) 6-2, 6-0
    (8) Jackie Carleton (DUKE) def. Natasa Vuckovic (SCAR) 6-2, 6-2
    Sabrina Capannolo (ASU) def. Nina Suvak (UF) 6-4, 6-2
    (3) Alice Barnes (STAN) BYE
    Roxanne Clarke (ASU) def. Vicki Jones (UT) 6-3, 1-6, 6-3
    (5) Theresa Logar (STAN) def. Megan McGavock (SCAR) 6-2, 6-2
    Tracy Lin (UCLA) def. Jessi Robinson (DUKE) 6-1, 6-1
    (2) Amanda Fink (USC) BYE

    ROUND TWO Jan. 13
    Iyer (DUKE) def. (1) Yelsey (STAN) 6-4, 5-7, 6-2
    Vermeulen (SCAL) def. (7) Zalameda (UCLA) 6-2, 6-1
    (4) Gantcheva (UNLV) def. Lumpkin (UCLA) 6-3, 7-6
    Durkin (STAN) def. Mang (DUKE) def. 6-3, 6-0
    Gordon (UCLA) def. (8) Carleton (DUKE) 6-3, 6-0
    (3) Barnes (STAN) Capannolo (ASU) 4-6, 6-2, 6-3
    (5) Logar (STAN) def. Clarke (ASU) 7-5, 6-0
    Lin (UCLA) def. (2) Fink (USC) 6-4, 1-6, 6-2

    FLIGHT TWO SINGLES
    ROUND ONE Jan. 13
    Laila Abdala (ASU) def. Alex McGoodwin (UCLA) by default
    Ghizella Schutte (UT) def. Joanna Kao (STAN) 6-2, 6-3
    Judy DeVera (SCAL) def. Alex Liles (UF) by default
    Linda Tempelfelde (UF) def. Justine Walsh (SCAR) 7-5, 3-6, 7-5
    Samantha Orlin (UT) def. Grace Blakely (SCAR) 6-1, 6-4
    Cindy Treber (UNLV) def. Erica Shweyer (ASU) 6-1, 6-4
    Anca Anastasiu (SCAL) def. Mery Constanti (UNLV) 6-3, 6-3
    Wendy Pilecka (ASU) def. Jessica Leck (STAN) 6-1, 6-2

    ROUND TWO Jan. 13
    Abdala (ASU) def. Schutte (UT) 6-4, 6-3
    Tempelfelde (UF) def. Devera (SCAL) 6-3, 6-3
    Orlin (UT) def. Treber (UNLV) 2-6, 6-2, 6-3
    Anastasiu (SCAL) def. Pilecka (ASU) by default

    FLIGHT ONE DOUBLES
    ROUND ONE Jan. 13
    (1) Alice Barnes/Anne Yelsey (STAN) BYE
    Sabrina Capannolo/Laila Abdalla (ASU) def. Melissa Mang/Tara Iyer (DUKE) 8-2
    Anca Anastasiu/Judy Devera (SCAL) def. (3) Melissa Schaub/Samantha Orlin (UT) 8-4
    Reza Zalameda/Laura Gordon (UCLA) def. Gira Schofield/Natasa Vuckovic (SCAR) 8-5
    Alex McGoodwin/Elizabeth Lumpkin (UCLA) def. Nina Suvak/Alex Liles (UF) 8-4
    (4) Amanda Fink/Carine Vermeulen (SCAL) def. Laura Ganzer/Danielle Wiggins (SCAR) 8-3
    Theresa Logar/Celia Durkin (STAN) def. Jackie Carleton/Jessi Robinson (DUKE) 8-6
    (2) Kady Pooler/Roxanne Clarke (ASU) BYE

    FLIGHT TWO DOUBLES
    ROUND ONE Jan. 13
    Wendy Pilecka/Rebecca Rankin (ASU) def. Megan McGaovock/Miranda Gutierrez (SCAR) 8-2
    Blakeley Griffith/Vicki Jones (UT) def. Joanna Kao/Jessica Leck (STAN) 8-3 Ghizella Schutte (UT)/Erica Schewer (ASU) def. Justine Walsh/Grace Blakely (SCAR) 8-6*
    Cindy Treber/Mery Constanti (UNLV) BYE
    *Mixed school match, does not count in player official record