Nationally Ranked Athenas Post Win Against Caltech

Nationally Ranked Athenas Post Win Against Caltech

CLAREMONT, Calif. -- The seventh ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's tennis team knocked off Caltech 9-0 on Friday afternoon in a SCIAC match-up at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.

Rebekah Kitto faced-off against the top ranked player in the region. Kristin Lim posted a 6-1, 6-3 win at the top singles match. At the No. 6 singles spot Michelle Tang dropped tight three-set match. After dropping the first set, Tang fought back with a second set win before losing a tough two-point decision in the third-set super tiebreak.

Caltech has the next week off before facing off against Sewanee on March 17.

1. Kristin Lim (CMS) def. Rebekah Kitto (CIT) - 6-1, 6-3
2. Jaclyn Smrecek (CMS) def. Jessica Yu (CIT) 6-0, 6-0
3. Kelly Chen (CMS) def. Stephanie Kwan (CIT) 6-2, 6-1
4. Victoria Nochols (CMS) def. Wubing Ye (CIT) 6-0, 6-4
5. Hannah Gordon (CMS) def. Michelle Lee (CIT) 6-1, 6-4
6. Sheena Patel (CMS) def. Michelle Tang (CIT) 7-5, 4-6, 11-9

1. Kristin Lim/Jessie Huang (CMS) def. Rebekah Kitto/Jessica Yu (CIT) 8-2
2. Kelly Chen/Sheena Patel (CMS) def. Stephanie Kwan/Wubing Ye (CIT) 8-1
3. Jaclyn Smrecek/Victoria Nichols (CMS) def. Jessica Yeung/Michelle Lee (CIT) 8-1