Toreros Knock Off Pacific, 4-1
USDTOREROS.COM Anna Depenau has won five of her last seven singles matches
Anna Depenau has won five of her last seven singles matches

March 7, 2014

Complete Results

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The University of San Diego women's tennis team (3-7) defeated fellow WCC contender Pacific (4-4) 4-1 at the Skip and Cindy Hogan Tennis Center Friday afternoon.

The Toreros dominated the Tigers in doubles play, coming up with convincing wins at the No. 3 and 2 spots. Idil Haciraifoglu and Mikayla Morkel-Brink picked up the first win of the day knocking off Tigers' Daria Labintseva and Gergana Boncheva 8-2. Senior captain Anna Depenau and Colomba DiFilippo quickly followed, defeating Pacific's Iveta Masarova and Cristina Saenz de Buruaga Ruiz 8-2 as well. Doubles duo Shani Blecher and Marta Stojanovic were leading 6-3 when the doubles point was clinched.

Depenau started the momentum for the Toreros, cruising past Cristina Saenz de Buruaga Ruiz 6-0, 6-1. DiFilippo, continued her impressive performance, defeating Christiana Ferrari 6-0, 6-3. Depenau and DiFilippo have both won their last five of seven matches. With a 3-0 lead, the Tigers got their first point of the day after Pacific's Francis Dean defeated Mikayla Morkel-Brink 6-3, 6-1. With three remaining matches on court, Stojanovic stayed strong getting the victory over Tigers' Hanna Ritterova 6-2, 6-3.

The Toreros return to action next Wednesday, at 11:00 a.m. PT on their home courts against Cal State Fullterton. 



Final Results

San Diego 4, Pacific 1

Doubles Compeition

1. Shani Blecher/Marta Stojanovic (USD) vs. Hanna Ritterova/Regina Suarez (UP) 6-3 DNF

2. Anna Depenau/Colomba DiFilippo (USD) def. Iveta Masarova/Cristina Saenz de Buruaga Ruiz (UP) 8-2

3. Idil Haciraifoglu/Mikayla Morkel-Brink (USD) def. Daria Labintseva/Gergana Boncheva (UP) 8-2


Singles Competition

1. Shani Blecher (USD) vs. Iveta Masarova (UP) Even 6-3, 7-5 DNF

2. Marta Stojanovic (USD) def. Hanna Ritterova (UP) 6-2, 6-3

3. Anna Depenau (USD) def. Cristina Saenz de Buruaga Ruiz (UP) 6-0, 6-1

4. Colomba Di Filippo (USD) def. Christiana Ferrari (UP) 6-0, 6-4

5. Idil Haciraifoglu (USD) vs. Daria Labintseva (UP) Leading 7-6(1), 2-1 DNF

6. Francis Dean (UP) def. Mikayla Morkel-Brink (USD) 6-3, 6-1

Order of finish:  Doubles (3, 2); Singles (3, 4, 6, 2)

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