No. 19 Arizona State defeats UCSB 6-1
UC Santa Barbara lost its second match of the season at Arizona Sunday, 6-1.
The Sun Devils took all three doubles matches. Sofia Novak and Natalia Lozano lost 8-2 to Jacqueline Cako and Nicole Smith at the No. 1 spot while Jordan Dockendorf and Kiersten Meehan lost 8-5 to Michelle Brycki and Joanna Smith at the No. 2 spot.
UCSB's only win was at the No. 4 spot where Freshman April Scatliffe defeated Sun Devil's Nicole Smith 6-2, 6-2. Scatliffe also provided the only win at the season opener against the Arizona Wildcats. She moved up a spot from Saturday Jan. 21 match where she played the No. 5 spot, playing at the No. 4 spot against the Sun Devils.
The Gauchos will travel to Miami next weekend where they will play South Florida Saturday, Jan. 28 in the first round of the ITA National Indoor Championship. The first home match is on Saturday, Feb. 11 against UC Davis at 11:00 a.m. on the Robertson Gym Courts.
Arizona State 6, UC Santa Barbara 1
Cako/N. Smith (ASU) def. Lozano/Novak (UCSB) 8-2
Brycki/J. Smith (ASU) def. Dockendorf/Meehan (UCSB) 8-5
Simmons/James (ASU) def. Cos/Scatliffe (UCSB) 8-3
Jacqueline Cako (ASU) def. Sofia Novak (UCSB) 6-2, 6-1
Michelle Bryck (ASU) def. Natalia Lozano (UCSB) 6-2, 6-3
Hannah James (ASU) def. Kiersten Meehan (UCSB) 6-2, 4-6 [10-6]
April Scatliffe (UCSB) def. Nicole Smith (ASU) 6-2, 6-2
Sianna Simmons (ASU) def. Paola Cos (UCSB) 6-2, 6-2
Joanna Smith (ASU) def. Jordan Dockendorf (UCSB) 6-3, 6-2