Beavers Fall in SCIAC Matches Against Whittier, La Verne

Beavers Fall in SCIAC Matches Against Whittier, La Verne

Caltech finished up a busy three-day stretch with a pair of matches against two SCIAC and regionally ranked foes.

The Beavers dropped a tough 6-3 decision to Whittier on Saturday afternoon. On Sunday Caltech fell to La Verne 8-1.

Whittier came into the match-up ranked eighth in the ITA West Region while La Verne held a ranking of fourth in the region and 15th in the nation.

The three-match, three-day stretch began with a victory over Occidental on Friday afternoon.

Highlighting the weekend matches was Monica Li. The sophomore, and 21st ranked player in the region, posted a pair of wins. She started her 24-hour streak with a 7-5, 6-2 win over Adrienne Hamada on Saturday then posted a hard fought three-set win over La Verne's Jeanette Losaria

Caltech will return to the court on Saturday afternoon when they square-off with 13th ranked Redlands at 10 a.m.

Whittier College 6, Caltech 3

1. Rebekah Kitto (CALTECHW) def. Maegan Zamilpa (WC) 5-0, retired
2. Monica Li (CALTECHW) def. Adrienne Hamada (WC) 7-5, 6-2
3. Jenny Sheng (CALTECHW) def. Gabi Etchegaray (WC) 7-5, 6-0
4. Liliana Serylo (WC) def. Michelle Lee (CALTECHW) 6-4, 6-1
5. Benay Weintraub (WC) def. Sophia Chen (CALTECHW) 6-1, 6-1
6. Ava Egan (WC) def. Michelle Tang (CALTECHW) 6-2, 6-4

1. Adrienne Hamada/Maegan Zamilpa (WC) def. Monica Li/Jenny Sheng (CALTECHW) 8-6
2. Liliana Serylo/Gabi Etchegaray (WC) def. Michelle Lee/Rebekah Kitto (CALTECHW) 8-6
3. Alexis Agustin/Benay Weintraub (WC) def. Sophia Chen/Valerie Pietrasz (CALTECHW) 8-6

La Verne 8, Caltech 1
1. Andrea Madrigal (ULV) def. Rebekah Kitto (CALTECHW) 6-4, 6-3
2. Monica Li (CALTECHW) def. Jeanette Losaria (ULV) 6-2, 2-6, 10-5
3. Laina Matsuda (ULV) def. Jenny Sheng (CALTECHW) 6-1, 6-1
4. Allison Moncrief (ULV) def. Michelle Lee (CALTECHW) 6-2, 6-2
5. Shenelle Trujillo (ULV) def. Sophia Chen (CALTECHW) 7-5, 6-0
6. Lauren Torres (ULV) def. Michelle Tang (CALTECHW) 6-0, 6-1

1. Jeanette Losaria/Laina Matsuda (ULV) def. Monica Li/Jenny Sheng (CALTECHW) 8-4
2. Andrea Madrigal/Bridget Etchegaray (ULV) def. Michelle Lee/Rebekah Kitto (CALTECHW) 8-2
3. Shenelle Trujillo/Lauren Torres (ULV) def. Valerie Pietrasz/Sophia Chen (CALTECHW) 8-4

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