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WSU Beats Seattle On Opening Day
Courtesy: Washington State Athletics
Release: 01/21/2011
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Jan. 21, 2011

PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State University tennis team continued its opening day of the season with a victory over Seattle University Friday afternoon at the Simmelink Tennis Courts at Hollingberry Fieldhouse.

The Cougars clinched the first point of the game by sweeping all three doubles matches. At No. 1 Singles Liudmila Vasilieva and Olga Musilovich defeated Ariel Ohno and Steffanie Mortera 8-2. At No. 2 Andjela Kankaras and Ksenia Googe beat Katrina Schwab and Mikaela Peterson 8-1, and shortly after Lea Jansen and Elisabeth Fournier closed out their match at No. 3 against Anna Lambert and Corrin Wurden 8-1.

In singles play, Googe gave the Cougars a second point at No. 3 singles by defeating Ohno 6-0, 6-0. Vasilieva followed at No. 2 singles with a 6-1, 6-0 victory over Ohno. Fournier then clinched the match at No. 1 singles with a win over Schwab 6-3, 6-2.

In other singles action, Kankaras beat Gabriella Weissman 6-2, 6-2 at No. 4. At No. 5 Musilovich defeated Sarah Lucas 6-2, 6-0, followed by Marina Nicolas at No. 6 with the win over Anna Lambert 6-3, 6-0.

Up next for the Cougars is Eastern Washington at 9:30 a.m. and Idaho at 2 p.m. on Friday January 28 at the Simmelink Tennis Courts at Hollingberry Fieldhouse.

Washington State 7, Lewis-Clark State College 0
January 21, 2011
Simmelink Tennis Courts at Hollingbery Fieldhouse
Attendance: 57

Doubles No. 1 Liudmila Vasilieva/Olga Musilovich (WSU) def. Ariel Ohno/Steffanie Mortera (Seattle) 8-2 No. 2 Andjela Kankaras/Ksenia Googe (WSU) def. Katrina Schwab/Mikaela Peterson (Seattle) 8-1 No. 3 Lea Jansen/Elisabeth Fournier (WSU) def. Anna Lambert/Corrin Wurden (Seattle) 8-1 Order of Finish: 1, 2, 3

Singles No. 1 Elisabeth Fournier (WSU) def. Katrina Schwab (Seattle) 6-3, 6-2 No. 2 Luda Vasilieva (WSU) def. Ariel Ohno (Seattle) 6-1, 6-0 No. 3 Ksenia Googe (WSU) def. Steffanie Mortera (Seattle) 6-0, 6-0 No. 4 Andjela Kankaras (WSU) def. Gabriella Weissman (Seattle) 6-2, 6-2 No. 5 Olga Musilovich (WSU) vs. Sarah Lucas (Seattle) 6-2, 6-0 No. 6 Marina Nicolas (WSU) vs. Anna Lambert (Seattle) 6-3, 6-0 Order of Finish: 3, 2, 1, 4, 5, 6
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