Women's Tennis Bounces Back
March 25, 2012
SAN DIEGO (UNLVRebels.com) - A day after dropping its league opener, the 67th-ranked UNLV women's tennis team evened its Mountain West record at 1-1 with a 7-0 shutout of Colorado State at the Aztec Tennis Center on Sunday morning.
The Lady Rebels improved to 10-6 while the Rams fell to 3-10.
UNLV swept three doubles matches - all by the score of 8-2 -- for one team point. Nives Pavlovic and Aleksandra Josifoska downed Tori Arneson and Kaley Schultz at No. 1; Lucia Batta and Manon de Lanlay defeated Emese Kardhordo and Lauren Mulhern at No. 2; and Anett Ferenczi-Bako and Ella Bourchier won over Adriana and Veronika Wojakowska on court three.
The Lady Rebels did not lose a set in singles. Batta, ranked 59th, continued her fabulous spring with a 6-0, 6-3 win over Arneson at the top spot to improve her record in dual matches to 15-1 (27-7 overall) as a sophomore. Josifoska, ranked 125th, won 7-5, 6-1 over Natalie Heffron at No. 2; Pavlovic swept Schultz 6-2, 6-4 at No. 3; de Lanlay downed Mulhern 6-4, 6-1 at No. 4; Ferenczi-Bako won 6-2, 6-3 over Kardhordo at No. 5; and Bourchier downed Adriana Wojakowska 6-2, 6-3 on court six.
Next up, the Lady Rebels will close out their non-conference schedule with a visit from fourth-ranked Stanford on Wednesday. Doubles action begins at 10 a.m. and admission to the Fertitta Tennis Complex is free of charge.
UNLV WOMEN'S TENNIS RESULTS
#67 UNLV 7, COLORADO STATE 0
March 25, 2012, at San Diego
(Aztec Tennis Center)
DOUBLES 1. Nives Pavlovic/Aleksandra Josifoska (UNLV) def. Tori Arneson/Kaley Schultz (CSU) 8-2
2. Lucia Batta/Manon de Lanlay (UNLV) def. Emese Kardhordo/Lauren Mulhern (CSU) 8-2
3. Anett Ferenczi-Bako/Ella Bourchier (UNLV) def. Adriana Wojakowska/Veronika Wojakowska (CSU) 8-2
SINGLES 1. #59 Lucia Batta (UNLV) def. Tori Arneson (CSU) 6-0, 6-3
2. #125 Aleksandra Josifoska (UNLV) def. Natalie Heffron (CSU) 7-5, 6-1
3. Nives Pavlovic (UNLV) def. Kaley Schultz (CSU) 6-2, 6-4
4. Manon de Lanlay (UNLV) def. Lauren Mulhern (CSU) 6-4, 6-1
5. Anett Ferenczi-Bako (UNLV) def. Emese Kardhordo (CSU) 6-2, 6-3
6. Ella Bourchier (UNLV) def. Adriana Wojakowska (CSU) 6-2, 6-3