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WSU Drops Another Close Match
Courtesy: Washington State Athletics
Release: 02/24/2011
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Feb. 24, 2011

SACRAMENTO, Calif.- The Washington State University women's tennis team battled No. 39 Sacramento State to end this afternoon in a 4-3 loss. The loss is the second straight for the Cougars to a ranked team.

Elisabeth Fournier continued her winning streak at the No. 1 spot by beating Maria Meliuk 6-1, 6-3. At No. 2 Liudmila Vasilieva defeated Clarisse Baca 6-1, 6-3. The third point for WSU came from Olga Musilovich at No. 5 with a come-from-behind victory over Katharina Knoebl 4-6, 6-1, 6-2.

Later in the day, the Cougars couldn't pull through in doubles competition and was swept in all matches.

WSU travels to No. 6 California tomorrow for a match at 1:30 p.m. to kick of Pacific-10 Conference play.

No. 39 Sacramento State 4, Washington State 3
February 24, 2011
Sacramento, Calif.

Singles competition: 1. #125 Fournier, Elisabeth (WAZZU) def. MELIUK, Maria (SAC) 6-1, 6-3
2. Vasilieva, Liudmila (WAZZU) def. BACA, Clarisse (SAC) 6-1, 6-3
3. DELGADO, Rebeca (SAC) def. Googe, Ksenia (WAZZU) 6-4, 5-7, 6-3
4. LOHSCHEIDT, Sophie (SAC) def. Kankaras, Andjela (WAZZU) 7-6, 6-4
5. Musilovich, Olga (WAZZU) def. KNOEBL, Katharina (SAC) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2
6. ZIVANOVIC, Milica (SAC) def. Gomez, Jessica (WAZZU) 4-6, 7-5, 6-2

Doubles competition: 1. BACA, Clarisse/MELIUK, Maria (SAC) def. VASILIEVA, Liudmila/MUSILOVICH, Olga (WAZZU) 8-1
2. DELGADO, Rebeca/LOHSCHEIDT, Sophie (SAC) def. GOOGE, Ksenia/KANKARAS, Andjela (WAZZU) 8-5
3. KNOEBL, Katharina/ZIVANOVIC, Milica (SAC) def. JANSEN, Lea/FOURNIER, Elisabeth (WAZZU) 9-8 (7-5)
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