Women's Tennis Earns 5-2 Win Vs. No. 61 Wyoming

March 25, 2012

SAN DIEGO - The San Diego State women's tennis team picked up its second consecutive victory in Mountain West play after defeating No. 61 Wyoming 5-2 on Sunday afternoon at Aztec Tennis Center. With the win, SDSU improved to 6-9 and 2-0 in league play, while the Cowgirls dropped to 9-7 and 1-1 in MW play.

The Aztecs started the morning with singles play and had the win in the bag before doubles. Alicia Aguilar made quick work of Jessica Parizher at No. 5, winning in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2. Sierra Ellison picked up the next win for the Aztecs, defeating Sasa Nemcova, 6-2, 6-4, at number four. Julia Wais earned SDSU's third win of the day at No. 1 against Veronica Popovici by the score of 6-4, 7-5. Kristin Buth then clinched the victory as she defeated Silviya Zhelyazkova, 6-4, 6-2, at number six. Laura Antonana Iriarte wrapped up singles with a three-set win against Alexandra Kovacs.

In doubles play, the number one duo of Roxanne Ellison and Sierra Ellison defeated No. 61 Veronica Popovici and Simona Synkova by the score of 8-5.

Next up for the Aztecs will be a trip to Las Vegas, Nev., for MW contests against TCU and New Mexico on March 31 and April 1, respectively. Both conference matchups are scheduled for 10 a.m. PT starts at the Fertitta Tennis Complex on the campus of UNLV.

SDSU 5, No. 61 Wyoming 2
Sunday, March 24, 2012
Aztec Tennis Center | San Diego, Calif.

DOUBLES
1. Roxanne Ellison / Sierra Ellison (SDSU) def. No. 61 Veronica Popovici / Simona Synkova (WYO), 8-5
2. Alexandra Kovacs / Sasa Nemcova (WYO) def. Julia Wais / Alicia Aguilar (SDSU), 8-5
3. Silviya Zhelyazkova / Jessica Parizher (WYO) def. Emma Cioffi / Kristin Buth (SDSU), 8-6
Order of Finish: 3, 2, 1

SINGLES
1. Julia Wais (SDSU) def. Veronica Popovici (WYO), 6-4, 7-5
2. Simona Synkova (WYO) def. Emma Cioffi (SDSU), 7-5, 6-0
3. Laura Antonana Iriarte (SDSU) def. Alexandra Kovacs (WYO), 2-6, 6-4, 6-3
4. Sierra Ellison (SDSU) def. Sasa Nemcova (WYO), 6-2, 6-4
5. Alicia Aguilar (SDSU) def. Jessica Parizher (WYO), 6-4, 6-2
6. Kristin Buth (SDSU) def. Silviya Zhelyazkova (WYO), 6-4, 6-2
Order of Finish: 5, 2, 4, 1, 6, 3