LA JOLLA, Calif. - The No. 13 University of California San Diego women's tennis team defeated the No. 37 St. Edward's Hilltoppers 5-0 on Thursday afternoon.
UC San Diego improves to 13-1 on the year while St. Edward's falls to 7-4. The match was played to decision after three doubles and two singles matches were completed.
At No. 1, Britta Mosser beat #49 Anjali Sampath in two sets, 6-1, 6-1.
One spot below, Ashley Chao defeated Laura Galvan with a score of 6-0, 6-1.
At the doubles competition, No. 1 went to the Tritons as Mosser and Shannon Theisen took down Galvan and Beth Hayward 8-2.
Chao and Chou defeated Sampath and Valentina Martinez 8-4 for the second UCSD win. Weil and Madison Hale rounded out the doubles matches with an 8-2 victory over Elisa Guillen and Marissa Williams.
Next up, UCSD faces No. 22 Academy of Art at 2:00 p.m on Friday, March 17 at Northview Courts.
#13 UC San Diego 5, #37 St. Edward's 0
Mar 16, 2017 at La Jolla, CA (Northview Courts)
1. Britta Mosser (UCSD) def. #49 Anjali Sampath (SEU) 6-1, 6-1
2. Ashley Chao (UCSD) def. Laura Galvan (SEU) 6-0, 6-1
3. Becky Chou (UCSD) vs. Paola Carpio (SEU) 6-2, 3-1, unfinished
4. Jasmine Hosseini (UCSD) vs. Beth Hayward (SEU) 6-1, 2-2, unfinished
5. Alexandra Weil (UCSD) vs. Marissa Williams (SEU) 7-5, 1-0, unfinished
6. Valeria Corral (UCSD) vs. Valentina Martinez (SEU) 6-2, 1-0, unfinished
1. Britta Mosser/Shannon Theisen (UCSD) def. Laura Galvan/Beth Hayward (SEU) 8-2
2. Ashley Chao/Becky Chou (UCSD) def. Valentina Martinez/Anjali Sampath (SEU) 8-4
3. Madison Hale/Alexandra Weil (UCSD) def. Elisa Guillen/Marissa Williams (SEU) 8-2
St. Edward's 7-4; National ranking #37
UC San Diego 13-1; National ranking #13; Regional ranking #3
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (2,1)