?Cats dominate consolation bracket at Arizona State
Senior Jessica Simosa dropped a three set match to Claire Ilcinkas of
“Jessica played pretty well. She had a very tough first round match against a pretty strong player,” Head coach Steve Bietau said. “She played extremely well in the back draw.”
Fernanda DaValle (duh VYE-ah), Olga Klimova (KLI-mova), Maria Perevoschikova (pair-a-vosh-eh-cove-ah), and Tereza Prochazkova (ter-ee-zah pro-KOS-cove-ah) joined Simosa as opening round losers but earned victories in their consolation openers.
Katerina Kudlackova (kud-LATCH-cove-ah) was the only Wildcat to advance past the first round after defeating Michigan’s Chisako Sugiyama, 7-6(7), 6-4, but fell to Cal’s Marion Ravelojaona, 6-1, 6-1, in the round of 16.
In doubles play, Simosa and Klimova defeated Cal’s Ilcinkas and Ravelojaona 8-4.
2005 ASU Thunderbird Invitational
Day One Results
Friday, November 4
Round of 32
Claire Ilcinkas (
Kady Pooler (
Katerina Kudlackova (KSU) def. Chisako Sugiyama (
Debrah Streifler (
Roxanne Clarke (
Hala Sufi (Purdue) def. Olga Klimova (KSU), 6-3, 6-4
Round of 16
Marion Ravelojaona (
Fernanda DaValle (KSU) def. Vana Thomas (
Olga Klimova (KSU) def. Allie Schafnel (
Tereza Prochazkova (KSU) def. Regan Newman (NAU), 6-2, 6-1
Maria Perevoschikova (KSU) def. Susan McClelland (
Jessica Simosa (KSU) def. Monica Sly (
Simosa/Klimova (KSU) def. Ilcinkas/Ravelojaona (