Sagehens Top Caltech 8-1

Sagehens Top Caltech 8-1

PASADENA, Calif. -- The Pomona-Pitzer women's tennis squad posted an 8-1 win over Caltech in SCIAC match-up on Tuesday afternoon.

The Sagehens, who came into the match ranked 15th in the nation, posted a sweep in the three doubles matches in building momentum towards singles play.

Pomona-Pitzer continued it strong played by tallying five wins in straight sets.

Caltech's win came from No. 1 singles player Rebekah Kitto. The sophomore continued her strong play by prevailing in a three-set nail biter.

Tennis Match Results
Pomona-Pitzer vs Caltech
Apr 18, 2012 at Pasadena, CA
(Braun Tennis Courts)
#15 Pomona-Pitzer 8, Caltech 1

1. Rebekah Kitto (CIT-W) def. Kara Wang (P-P) 4-6, 6-4, 10-8
2. Nicole Holsted (P-P) def. Wubing Ye (CIT-W) 6-2, 6-0
3. Emily Kawahara (P-P) def. Stephanie Kwan (CIT-W) 6-2, 6-1
4. Kristin Brikmanis (P-P) def. Michelle Lee (CIT-W) 6-4, 7-5
5. Alex Antonpolis (P-P) def. Jessica Yeung (CIT-W) 6-0, 6-0
6. Ellie Shanholt (P-P) def. Hima Gudipati (CIT-W) 6-0, 6-0

1. Kara Wang/Jamie Solomon (P-P) def. Wubing Ye/Stephanie Kwan (CIT-W) 8-0
2. Nicole Holsted/Emily Kawahara (P-P) def. Jessica Yu/Rebekah Kitto (CIT-W) 8-2
3. Ellie Shanholt/Chelsey Kitazawa (P-P) def. Jessica Yeung/Michelle Lee (CIT-W) 8-2

Match Notes:
Pomona-Pitzer 11-6, 5-1 SCIAC; National ranking #15; Regional ranking #3
Caltech 3-8, 0-6 SCIAC
Official: Larry Thompson T-2:55 A-39