Kitto Grabs School Record Against La Verne

Kitto Grabs School Record Against La Verne

LA VERNE, CA - In Caltech's women's tennis match with La Verne on Saturday afternoon Rebekah Kitto made school history.

Kitto remained undefeated in her 14 matches at the No. 2 singles spot. Her 14 wins set a new school record for most singles wins in a season. She pass the mark set by Natsuko Kagawa and Alexis Johnson.

La Verne won the team match 8-1 as they swept five of the six singles matches in straight sets.

The top doubles match saw a pair of regionally ranked teams square off. The Leopards duo of Laina Matsuda and Jeanette Losaria came into the match ranked 10th while Kitto and Monica Li had a ranking of eight. The La Verne combo won the match by an 8-5 tally.

Caltech continues SCIAC play when they host Pomona-Pitzer next Friday afternoon at 2 p.m.


Tennis Match Results
Caltech vs La Verne
4/6/2013 at La Verne, CA
(Leopard Tenins Courts)
La Verne 8, Caltech 1

Singles competition
1. Andrea Madrigal (ULV) def. Monica Li (CALTECH) 6-0, 6-1
2. Rebekah Kitto (CALTECH) def. Jeanette Losaria (ULV) 6-0, 6-2
3. Laina Matsuda (ULV) def. Stephanie Kwan (CALTECH) 6-1, 6-4
4. Brooke Hines (ULV) def. Michelle Lee (CALTECH) 6-0, 6-2
5. Allison Moncrief (ULV) def. Jessica Yeung (CALTECH) 6-0, 6-1
6. Shenelle Trujillo (ULV) def. Michelle Tang (CALTECH) 6-1, 6-3

Doubles competition
1. Laina Matsuda/Jeanette Losaria (ULV) def. Monica Li/Rebekah Kitto (CALTECH) 8-5
2. Allison Moncrief/Andrea Madrigal (ULV) def. Michelle Lee/Jessica Yu (CALTECH) 8-2
3. Brooke Hines/Valerine Lezin (ULV) def. Stephanie Kwan/Valerie Pietrasz (CALTECH) 9-7

Match Notes:
Caltech 5-9, 1-4; Regional ranking #20
La Verne 10-5, 3-2; Regional ranking #7
Official: N/A T-3:12 A-37