No. 63 UCI Slays Sixth Big West Opponent, 4-1

Ali Facey scored the clincher on Sunday.
Ali Facey scored the clincher on Sunday.

DAVIS, Calif. --- The Anteaters took down UC Davis, 4-1, Sunday at Marya Welch Tennis Center on the campus of UC Davis to go to 6-0 in Big West matches.

The Aggies (11-7, 3-3) swiped the doubles point in a sweep to gain the early edge. UC Irvine (14-5, 6-0) would respond with three straight-set singles wins before Ali Facey would provide the clinching point in a three-set match after dropping the opening set, 6-1.

Women's tennis drove its win streak to 11 games after sweeping their weekend matches. Next, the Anteaters descend on Long Beach State to battle the 60th-ranked 49ers for Big West supremacy on Sat. Apr. 12 in an 11:00 a.m. match.


April 6, 2014
Marya Welch Tennis Center – Davis, Calif.

1 Nicole Koehly/Layla Sanders (UCD) def. Ali Facey/Franziska Goettsching (UCI) – 8-7 (4)
2 Megan Heneghan/Melissa Kobayakawa (UCD) def. Sarah Gong/Brooke Schweyer (UCI) – 8-5
3 Kat Facey/Sarah Stadfelt (UCI) vs. Samantha Martino/Tiffany Pham (UCD) – 7-6 (unf.)
Order of finish: 2, 1

1 Sarah Gong (UCI) vs. Megan Heneghan (UCD) – 3-6, 3-3 (unf.)
2 Marivick Mamiit (UCI) def. Melissa Kobayakawa (UCD) – 6-3, 6-3
3 Franziska Goettsching (UCI) def. Layla Sanders (UCD) – 6-2, 6-2
4 Ali Facey (UCI) def. Tiffany Pham (UCD) – 1-6, 6-2, 6-1
5 Kat Facey (UCI) def. Kamila Kecki (UCD) – 6-3, 6-3
6 Sarah Stadfelt (UCI) vs. Frederique Sleiffer (UCD) – 5-7, 4-4 (unf.)
Order of finish: 2, 4, 5, 3


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