Beavers Start Season with Victory

Beavers Start Season with Victory

PASADENA, CA – The Caltech women's tennis team started the season with a 7-2 victory over Hope International.

First-year Monica Li began her collegiate career with a straight sets win at the No. 1 singles position. She teamed with fellow first-year Valerie Pietrasz for an 8-2 win at the second doubles position.

The Beavers posted three 6-0, 6-0 wins at Rebekah Kitto, Jessica Yu and Jessica Yeung each won their singles matches in perfect fashion.

Caltech takes an extended break until their match when they face UC Santa Cruz on Feb. 17.

Tennis Match Results
Hope International vs Caltech
02/02/2013 at Pasadena, CA
(Braun Tennis Courts)
Caltech 7, Hope International 2

Singles competition
1. Monica Li (CALTECH) def. HOUSTON, Caroline (HIU) 6-3, 6-1
2. Rebekah Kitto (CALTECH) def. ZARAGOZA, Jasmin (HIU) 6-0, 6-0
3. RODRIGUEZ, Jeannette (HIU) def. Stephane Kwan (CALTECH) 6-4, retired
4. Michelle Lee (CALTECH) def. MILLER, Sabrina (HIU) 6-4, 6-4
5. Jessica Yu (CALTECH) def. PRITCHETT, Alyssa (HIU) 6-0, 6-0
6. Jessica Yeung (CALTECH) def. JIMENEZ, Monique (HIU) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. MILLER, Sabrina/HOUSTON, Caroline (HIU) def. Rebekah Kitto/Michelle Lee (CALTECH) 8-6
2. Monica Li/Valerie Pietrasz (CALTECH) def. ZARAGOZA, Jasmin/RODRIGUEZ, Jeannette (HIU) 8-2
3. Stephane Kwan/Jessica Yu (CALTECH) def. PRITCHETT, Alyssa/JIMENEZ, Monique (HIU) 8-0