Charger Women Debut in a 5-2 Loss
|Jara won in the number two slot.|
February 10, 2009
Cypress, Calif. - Cypress Women’s Tennis played its first match of 2009 on Tuesday, the first match for the program since 2006. The Chargers debuted with a 5-2 loss to El Camino. Freshman Yvonne Jara led Cypress with a win in the number two slot.
The Chargers lost the first singles match to finish but freshman Ahed Saleh evened the score with a win in the number four spot 6-2, 6-3. Cypress then lost in the number one slot before Jara won in the number two slot 6-4, 6-2. The Chargers automatically lost in the fifth slot because of lack of players, and both teams did not have enough for the six slot. Losing 3-2 after singles action, Cypress was not able to make up ground in doubles losing both matches contested.
Cypress has a week off before starting conference action heading to Santa Ana to take on the Dons. The two will meet up at Santa Ana next Tuesday at 2:00 pm.
Final Score: Cypress College 0, El Camino 9
1). Kristle Davis (ECC) def. Nicole El-Ali (Cyp) 6-4, 6-3
2). Yvonne Jara (Cyp) def. Eunice Nau (ECC) 6-4, 6-2
3). Tatiana Steward (ECC) def. Swang Le (Cyp) 6-3, 6-0
4). Ahed Saleh (Cyp) def. Mitzu Schwe (ECC) 6-2, 6-3
5). El Camino wins by default
6). Double default by both teams.
1). Davis/Steward (ECC) def. El-Ali/Le (Cyp) 2-6, 6-0, 10-2
2). Nau/Schwe (ECC) def. Jara/Saleh (Cyp) 7-5, 6-4
3). Double default by both teams.