Senior Day Sucess for Caltech Against Cal Lutheran

Senior Day Sucess for Caltech Against Cal Lutheran

PASADENA, CA - The Caltech women's tennis team finished the home portion of their schedule in excellent fashion with a 7-2 win over Cal Lutheran.

With the win the Beavers moved within one victory of tying the school record for most wins in a season with 11. Caltech's record now stands at 10-8 on the season. The Beavers still have three dual matches left in 2014. Caltech secures the seventh seed for the upcoming SCIAC Tournament. It is the second straight win for the Beavers over Cal Lutheran.

The victory was even sweeter for two Beavers as Rebekah Kitto and Michelle Tang won their final matches on senior day in straight sets. Tang's victory at the sixth singles spot clinched the team win.

The Beavers dropped just 13 games as they swept five of the six singles matches in straight sets.

Jenny Sheng won for the 14th time this season which moves her to second place on Caltech single season wins list for an individual. Just behind her is Monica Li who won for the 13th time this season with a "double bagel" win at the No. 2 singles match. Michelle Lee recorded her ninth win of the season with a straight set wins at third singles spot.

Caltech 7, Cal Lutheran 2

1. Rebekah Kitto (CALTECHW) def. Lindsay Murphy (CLU) 6-1, 6-0
2. Monica Li (CALTECHW) def. Rebecca Gold (CLU) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jenny Sheng (CALTECHW) def. Sarah Baker (CLU) 6-3, 6-1
4. Michelle Lee (CALTECHW) def. Shelby Kubota (CLU) 6-3, 6-0
5. Dana Raugust (CLU) def. Sophia Chen (CALTECHW) 6-3, 6-2
6. Michelle Tang (CALTECHW) def. Rebecca Drake (CLU) 6-4, 6-1

1. Jenny Sheng/Monica Li (CALTECHW) def. Rebecca Gold/Shelby Kubota (CLU) 8-1
2. Michelle Lee/Rebekah Kitto (CALTECHW) def. Lindsay Murphy/Dana Raugust (CLU) 8-6
3. Sarah Baker/Rebecca Drake (CLU) def. Valerie Pietrasz/Sophia Chen (CALTECHW) 8-3

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