LONGVIEW, Texas (Mar. 25, 2016) – Freshman Julia Reisler (Plano, Texas / Greenhill) won her 10th singles match of the season and did not drop a single game in either doubles or singles to lead Caltech women's tennis to a 9-0 sweep of LeTourneau University on Friday morning.
The Beavers improve to 6-4 on the season and are now 6-1 against unranked NCAA opponents.
Reisler and freshman Cecelia Andrews (Orinda, Calif. / Miramonte) won their fifth doubles match as a pairing at #3, 8-0, and were soon followed by 8-2 victories at the other two courts. With only three courts available at once, Reisler brought the Beavers to 4-0 and freshman Kana Moriyama (Redmond, Wash. / Redmond) clinched the match with a 6-1, 6-0 victory at #3. Junior Sophia Chen (Newport Beach, Calif. / Corona Del Mar) joined Reisler and Andrews in recording unblemished 6-0, 6-0 singles wins, while sophomore Vinci Chen (Austin, Texas / Westwood) won her second match of the season at #1 after a hard-fought first set (7-5, 6-2) and freshman Yeorgia Kafkoulis won her second straight match at #6 (6-0, 6-1).
Head Coach Mandy Gamble and the Beavers conclude their Texas trip with a major regional matchup at No. 36 UT-Tyler (14-2) on Saturday.