Cajuns Edge Past Tennis Techsters


 

 
Posted Apr 9, 2004 17:35:14
Cajuns Edge Past Tennis Techsters

Louisiana-Lafayette set the tone by taking the doubles point and then held on for a 4-3 win over Louisiana Tech Friday at Cajun Courts in Lafayette, La.

Tech fell to 5-10 with the loss while ULL moved to 5-11.

Saharai Uriarte, Monica Kelly and Annabella Duque all picked up singles wins for Tech with Uriarte taking the No. 1 match 6-4, 6-3 over Celine VanWeydeveld, Kelly downing Thais Bortoletto 6-4, 6-3 in No. 3 play and Duque taking a 6-1, 4-6, 10-6 win over Cecilia Varela.

ULL swept through doubles play 8-4 in No. 1, 8-6 in No. 2 and 9-7 in No. 3 to pick up the decisive point.

Louisiana Tech returns to action on Saturday as the Tennis Techsters play a 2 p.m. match at Northwestern State in Natchitoches, La.

Louisiana-Lafayette 4, Louisiana Tech 3
4/9/04
Cajun Courts

Singles
#1 Saharai Uriarte (Tech) d. Celine VanWeydeveld (ULL) 6-4, 6-3
#2 Susan Linden (ULL) d. Holly Ready (Tech) 6-1, 6-3
#3 Monica Kelly (Tech) d. Thais Bortoletto (ULL) 6-4, 6-3
#4 Annabella Duque (Tech) d. Cecilia Varela (ULL) 6-1, 4-6, 10-6
#5 Kimmie Lyles (ULL) d. Avril Martinez (Tech) 6-2, 6-2
#6 Sophie Cerbon (ULL) d. Katie Westbrook (Tech) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles
#1 Lyles/Varela (ULL) d. Uriarte/Martinez (Tech) 8-4
#2 Kompatscher/VanWeydeveld (ULL) d. Ready/Kelly (Tech) 8-6
#3 Linden/Bortoletto (ULL) d. Duque/Moncada (Tech) 9-7

Records: Louisiana-Lafayette (5-11), Louisiana Tech (5-10)