To start the day, the Dawgs swept the doubles matches with each pair only dropping two or less sets. Grace Ysidora and Natali Coronel set the tone for the match with a 6-0 defeat of UCSB’s April Scatliffe and Priscila Garcia. Elianne Douglas-Miron and Riko Shimizu followed that up with a 6-2 triumph over Paola Cos and Kaiulani Boyer wile Sophia Bott and Angela Chen easily defeated Stacy Yam and Luisa Ortiz Candido, 6-1.
Once the Dawgs moved into singles action, their dominate play continued with only one match going to three sets. Grace Ysidora, playing in the no. 1 spot picked up a 6-2, 7-6 victory followed by Riko Shimizu’s straight-set sweep of Stacy Yam 6-0, 6-0. Natali Allen handled Candido, 6-3, 6-1 while Natalie Coronel swept Melissa Baker, 6-2, 6-2.
Following Julija Lukac’s defeat of Paola Cos, 6-0, 6-1, Elianne Douglas-Miron was taken to three sets by April Scatliffe but came out victorious 6-7, 6-3, 10-6.
The Huskies stay in Seattle as they next host San Diego State on Friday, Feb. 14 at 1:30 p.m.
1. Grace Ysidora def. Kaiulani Boyer 6-2, 7-6
2. Elianne Douglas-Miron def. April Scatliffe, 6-7, 6-3, 10-6
3. Julija Lukac def. Paola Cos, 6-0, 6-1
4. Riko Shimizu def. Stacy Yam, 6-0, 6-0
5. Natali Coronel def. Melissa Baker, 6-2, 6-2
6. Natalie Allen def. Luisa Ortiz Candido, 6-3, 6-1
1. Elianne Douglas-Miron/Riko Shimizu def. Cos/Boyen, 6-2
2. Grace Ysidora/Natali Coronel def. Scatliffe/Garcia, 6-0
3. Sophia Bott/Angela Chen def. Yam/Candido, 6-1