No. 38 Anteaters Down No. 61 Toreros in Kickoff Classic Finale

No. 38 Anteaters Down No. 61 Toreros in Kickoff Classic Finale
Kat Facey led the charge with wins in doubles and singles.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. --- UC Irvine notched its first win of the year outscoring San Diego, 4-1, in the finale of the ITA Kickoff Classic in Los Angeles.

The Anteaters (1-1) took the doubles in a sweep thanks to pairs Ali Facey-Franziska Goettsching and Kat Facey-Brooke Schweyer.

Kat Facey also took the first singles point, 6-0, 6-3, before USD (0-2) took one back in the No. 1 position.

Sarah Stadfelt would extend the lead back to two with a 6-4, 6-3 victory before Ali Facey clinched the victory, 7-6 (5), 6-2.

UCI returns to Los Angeles on Thursday, Jan. 30 to face the fifth-ranked Bruins of UCLA with a 1:30 p.m. start time.

No. 38 UC IRVINE 4, No. 61 SAN DIEGO 1

January 25, 2014
Los Angeles, Calif.

Doubles
1) A. Facey/Goettsching (UCI) def. Blecher/Di Filippo (USD) – 6-0
2) Gong/Mamiit (UCI) vs. Morkel-Brink/Stojanovic (USD) – 3-3 (Unfinished)
3) K. Facey/Schweyer (UCI) def. Depenau/Haciraifoglu (USD) – 6-4
Order of finish: 1, 3

Singles
1) Shani Blecher (USD) def. Marivick Mamiit (UCI) – 6-2, 6-2
2) Franziska Goettsching (UCI) vs. Marta Stojanovic (USD) – 3-6, 3-5 (Unfinished)
3) Sarah Gong (UCI) vs. Anna Depenau (USD) – 6-7 (5), 1-1 (Unfinished)
4) Ali Facey (UCI) def. Colomba Di Filippo (USD) 7-6 (5), 6-2
5) Kat Facey (UCI) def. Mikayla Morkel-Brink (USD) – 6-0, 6-3
6) Sarah Stadfelt (UCI) def. Idil Haciralfoglu (USD) – 6-4, 6-3
Order of finish: 5, 1, 6, 4

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