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Seventh-Ranked DePauw Fall to Divison II Ranked California

Seventh-Ranked DePauw Fall to Divison II Ranked California

March 2, 2008

March 2, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The seventh-ranked Tigers suffered their first loss of the season after dropping an 8-1 decision to Divison II's sixth-ranked California (Pa.). DePauw fell to 6-1 with the loss, while California improved to 11-0.

DePauw's lone win came at number three doubles as Kristine Lewry and Greer Mackie topped Nina Kowalski and Laurie Navarro by a 9-7 score.

The Tigers host Ferris State on Friday, March 7, at 4:30 p.m.


California Univ. (Pa.) vs DePauw University
03/02/08 at Greencastle, Ind.
(DePauw Indoor Tennis and Track Center)

#6 California Univ. (Pa.) 8, #7 DePauw University 1

Singles competition
1. Helena VanEysendeyk (CALPA) def. Janelle Arita (DEPAUW) 6-3, 7-5
2. Inga Chilingaryan (CALPA) def. Kelly Buckley (DEPAUW) 6-0, 6-1
3. Olga Alekseeva (CALPA) def. Greer Mackie (DEPAUW) 3-6, 6-0, 6-0
4. Nina Kowalski (CALPA) def. Kayla Smith (DEPAUW) 6-1, 6-1
5. Galina Vishnikina (CALPA) def. Betsey Flanzer (DEPAUW) 6-1, 7-6 (8-6)
6. Marina Quintana (CALPA) def. Kristine Lewry (DEPAUW) 6-2, 6-3

Doubles competition
1. Helena VanEysendeyk/Inga Chilingaryan (CALPA) def. Erin Andrade/Kayla Smith (DEPAUW) 8-4
2. Olga Alekseeva/Galina Vishnikina (CALPA) def. Janelle Arita/Kelly Buckley (DEPAUW) 8-5
3. Kristine Lewry/Greer Mackie (DEPAUW) def. Nina Kowalski/Laurie Navarro (CALPA) 9-7

Match Notes:
California Univ. (Pa.) 11-0; National ranking #6 (Division II)
DePauw University 6-1; National ranking #7