Strong doubles play highlights first day of fall action
SEATTLE – Oregon opened its fall season with a solid doubles day to start the Husky Invitational on Friday. The Ducks combined to go 6-2 in pairs in the morning before closing with four wins in five singles games against conference opponent Washington State.
How did it happen: Ares Teixido GarcÃa and first year student Sophie LÃ¼scher started the day with a dominant 6-0 win over a pair of DePaul, before Lillian mold and Allison Mulville added a 6-4 victory as Oregon won two of the Blue Demons’ three games. The Ducks also had a pair of 6-3 doubles wins over Portland State to cap the first wave of games.
Teixido Garcia and Myah Petchey continued the strong morning of pair play with a 6-0 win over a pair from Washington, while Misaki kobayashi and Uxia Martinez Morale had another dominant effort with a 6-1 victory over another pair of Huskies.
The Ducks moved on to singles in the afternoon, winning four of five singles games against Washington State. Petchey picked up a 6-2, 6-2 win for the afternoon’s first win before Luescher followed with a 6-4, 6-0 win to cap his first day of collegiate action. Oregon‘s other two singles winners went the distance in their matches, as Teixido Garcia ended his perfect day with a 5-7, 6-3, 6-1 victory while Mold won a first leg. -back, 6-7, 6- 4, 7-6 (3).
Double vs. DePaul
Kizelbasheva / Antonijevic (DePaul) beat. Martinez Moral / Petchey (Ore) – 7-6
Mold / Mulville (Ore) def. Nobbs / Jovicic (DePaul) – 6-4
Luescher / Teixido Garcia (Ore) beats. Yergler / Martin (DePaul) – 6-0
Doubles vs. Portland State
Kobayashi / Olsen (Ore) defeated. Ohara / Beukers (PSU) – 6-3
Olsen / Ljubas (Ore) defeated. Sanoner / Milenkoski (PSU) – 6-3
Double against Washington
Petchey / Teixido Garcia (Ore) beat. Chilton / Lin (UW) – 6-0
Zupancic / Sato (UW) def. Mold / Luescher (Ore) – 6-4
Kobayashi / Martinez Moral (Ore) defeats. Weil / Fortin (UW) – 6-1
Singles vs. Washington State
Myah Petchey (Ore) def. Fifa Kumhom (WSU) – 6-2, 6-2
Ares Teixido GarcÃa (Ore) def. Hania Abouelsaad (WSU) – 5-7, 6-3, 6-1
Michaela Bayerlova (WSU) defeated. Misaki kobayashi (Ore) – 6-0, 6-1
Lillian mold (Ore) def. Maxine Murphy (WSU) – 6-7, 6-4, 7-6 (3)
Sophie LÃ¼scher (Ore) def. Savanna Ly-Nguyen (WSU) – 6-4, 6-0
Singles vs. Portland State
Emily Rees (PSU) defeated. Uxia Martinez Morale (Ore) – 6-2, 6-1
Mariajose Hernandez Coronado (PSU) defeated. Madisen Olsen (Ore) – 6-1, 6-2
Maddie Egan (PSU) defeated. Mia Ljubas (Ore) – 7-5, 3-6, 6-3
Following: Oregon continues to play at the Husky Invitational on Saturday, taking on Washington in singles at 9:30 a.m., followed by doubles games against Washington State at noon.