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Courtesy: Washington State Athletics
Tennis Blanks Portland State on Senior Day
Courtesy: Washington State Athletics
Release: 04/03/2011
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April 3, 2011

PULLMAN, Wash.- The Washington State University women's tennis team concluded its home matches for the 2011 season with a 7-0 win over Portland State. On senior day, Jessica Gomez and Marina Nicolas each recorded a victory to close out their tennis careers as Cougars.

WSU swept all three doubles matches to clinch the first point of the match. Elisabeth Fournier and Lea Jansen took the No. 3 match 8-0 over Marti Pellicano and Masha Los. In the No. 2 match Andjela Kankaras and Olga Musilovich sealed a victory over Nayanatara Vadali and Marina Todd 8-0. Liumila Vasilieva and Ksenia Googe defeated Yuki Sugiyama and Anya Dalkin 8-4 in No. 1 doubles.

In singles play Marina Nicolas took a decisive victory over Los 6-0, 6-0 at the No. 6 spot. Jessica Gomez defeated Todd in No. 5 singles 6-2, 6-1. Kankaras clinched the match with a victory over Vadali at No. 3 singles 6-1, 6-0.

In other singles matches, Googe decisively won the No. 4 match over Pellicano 6-0, 6-0. Fournier beat Anya Dalkin at No. 2 6-`, 6-0. Vasilieva defeated Sugiyama 6-1, 6-1 in the No. 1 spot.

The Cougars will take a week off before traveling to Portland Friday, April 15 and Oregon Saturday, April 16 to close out the 2011 dual match season.

Washington State 7, Portland State 0
April 3, 2011
Pullman, Wash.
Attendance: 26
Doubles competition:
1. Googe/Vasilieva (WSU) Sugiyama/Dalkin (PSU) 8-4 2. Kankaras/Musilovich (WSU) def. Vadali/Todd (PSU) 8-0 3. Jansen/Fournier (WSU) def. Pellicano/Los (PSU) 8-0 Order of Finish: 3, 2, 1
Singles competition: 1. Liudmila Vasilieva (WSU) def. Yuki Sugiyama (PSU) 6-1, 6-1 2. Elisabeth Fournier (WSU) def. Anya Dalkin (PSU) 6-1, 6-0 3. Andjela Kankaras (WSU) def. Nayanatara Vadali (PSU) 6-1, 6-0 4. Ksenia Googe (WSU) def. Marti Pellicano (PSU) 6-0, 6-0 5. Jessica Gomez (WSU) def. Marina Todd (PSU) 6-2, 6-1 6. Marina Nicolas (WSU) def. Masha Los (PSU) 6-0, 6-0 Order of Finish: 6, 5, 3, 4
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