The freshman overpowered Veronika Safarova of Southern Cal.
Jan. 19, 1998
SEATTLE--Washington's Kristina Kraszewski rebounded from a tournament-opening loss to go on and win the Flight 1 Singles Consolation draw at the Pac-10 Indoor Tennis Championships on Monday. The freshman, ranked No. 34 in the nation, overpowered 49th-ranked Veronika Safarova of Southern Cal, 6-1, 6-1, to improve her individual record to 9-3.
Two other Huskies were in action today. Senior Erica Stoloff won a tight first set but then fell to Celena McCoury of Arizona State, 6-7 (8), 6-2, 6-0, in the finals of Flight 3. Senior Kori Sosnowy lost in the Flight 4 semifinals to Faye DeVera of Arizona State, 6-3, 7-5. Amanda Augustus of California, the fourth seed and ranked 32nd in the nation, won the Flight 1 championship, defeating Annica Cooper of UCLA, 4-6, 7-5, 6-4. Flight 2 was won by UCLA's Kelly Rudolph, the top seed, when Katy Propstra of Arizona State withdrew. Karin Palme of ASU won Flight 4, beating DeVera, 6-2, 6-3.
In doubles action, 38th-ranked Amanda Augustus-Amy Jensen of Cal took home the Flight 1 title when Stephanie Lansdorp-Propstra of ASU withdrew. Cal's Anita Kurimay-Esther Knox beat Vanessa Abel-Michelle Gough of Arizona, 8-4, to win Flight 2, and Reka Cseresnyes-Palme of ASU beat Cristina Popescu-Brandi Freudenberg of UCLA, 8-3, for the Flight 3 title.
UW returns to action this weekend when it hosts Idaho on Friday at noon in the Nordstrom Tennis Center.
Flight 1 Singles Final Results * Jan. 19 #32 Amanda Augustus (Cal) d. Annica Cooper (UCLA) 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 Flight 1 Singles Consolation Final Results * Jan. 19 #34 Kristina Kraszewski (UW) d. #49 Veronika Safarova (USC) 6-1, 6-1 Flight 2 Singles Final Results * Jan. 19 Kelly Rudolph (UCLA) d. Katy Propstra (ASU), withdraw Flight 2 Singles Consolation Final Results * Jan. 19 Sarah Calistron (UO) d. Monique Allegre (UA) 7-6, 6-2 Flight 3 Singles Final Results * Jan. 19 Celena McCoury (ASU) d. Erica Stoloff (UW) 6-7 (8), 6-2, 6-0 Flight 3 Singles Consolation Final Results * Jan. 19 Jenny Lee (Cal) d. Brandi Freudenberg (UCLA) 6-3, 6-3 Flight 4 Singles Semifinal Results * Jan. 19 Karin Palme (ASU) d. Tamara Filipovic (WSU) 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 Faye DeVera (ASU) d. Kori Sosnowy (UW) 6-3, 7-5 Final Results * Jan. 19 Karin Palme (ASU) d. Faye DeVera (ASU) 6-2, 6-3 Flight 1 Doubles Final Results * Jan. 19 #38 Amanda Augustus-Amy Jensen (Cal) d. Stephanie Lansdorp-Katy Propstra (ASU), withdraw Flight 2 Doubles Final Results * Jan. 19 Anita Kurimay-Esther Knox (Cal) d. Vanessa Abel-Michelle Gough (UA) 8-4 Flight 3 Doubles Final Results * Jan. 19 Reka Cseresnyes-Karin Palme (ASU) d. Cristina Popescu-Brandi Freudenberg (UCLA) 8-3 Note: Rankings listed are from current Rolex Collegiate Tennis Rankings