REDLANDS, Calif. -- The Caltech women's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision to SCIAC foe Redlands on Friday afternoon.
The Beavers got their win from Rebekah Kitto at the No. 1 singles slot. The sophomore, who came into the match ranked in the region's top 20, posted a 6-4, 6-4 win.
Redlands prevailed in straight sets in singles positions 2-5 in tallying the team win. The home squad dropped just five games in doubles play in aiding in their victory.
Caltech continues league play with a 10 a.m. match on Saturday morning at Whittier.
Tennis Match Results
Caltech vs Redlands
Apr 06, 2012 at Redlands, CA
(UR Tennis Center)
#27 Redlands 8, Caltech 1
1. Rebekah Kitto (CIT-W) def. Ceara Sumida (UR) 6-4, 6-4
2. Shannon Cassidy (UR) def. Wubing Ye (CIT-W) 6-0, 6-0
3. Julia Pollak (UR) def. Stephanie Kwan (CIT-W) 6-2, 6-1
4. Katherine Guimapang (UR) def. Jessica Yu (CIT-W) 6-2, 6-0
5. Claudia Llanes (UR) def. Michelle Lee (CIT-W) 6-4, 6-4
6. Amanda Alvarez (UR) def. Jessica Yeung (CIT-W) 6-2, 6-2
1. Jessica Ly/Shannon Cassidy (UR) def. Wubing Ye/Stephanie Kwan (CIT-W) 8-1
2. Ceara Sumida/Julia Pollak (UR) def. Rebekah Kitto/Jessica Yu (CIT-W) 8-3
3. Katherine Guimapang/Amanda Alvarez (UR) def. Michelle Lee/Jessica Yeung (CIT-W) 8-1
Redlands 10-4, 3-0; National ranking #27; Regional ranking #6
Official: N/A T-3:11 A-28