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Women's Tennis Falls at NCAA Central Regional




May 15, 1998

The Utah women's tennis team lost to No. 4 seeded Colorado at the NCAA Central Region Championships, 5-1. Angie Olson was the Utes sole winner, as she defeated Sandra Fisher 6-4, 6-4 at the No. 4 position.

Ute senior Anna Svedenhov lost to Nadine Kenzelmann 6- 3, 6-3 at No.1. Colorado's Jessica Grow downed senior Linda Engblom in the NO. 2 position 6-1, 7-6 (7-4). Sophomore Megan Payne lost to Colorado's Emily Smith in a three-setter 5-7, 6-4, 6-2. At No. 5, Utah senior Rebecca Rushforth was defeated by Mary Mahon 6-2, 6-4 and at No. 6 freshman Heidi Thomas lost to Buffalo Aggie Bek 6-2, 6-1.

The doubles portion of the contest was not played. The loss ends Utah's stellar season with a 13-10 record. Colorado moves on to face No. 1 seeded Arizona.

Results
Colorado 5
Utah 1

Singles
Nadine Kenzelmann (CU) def. Anna Svedenhov (UU) 6-3, 6-3
Jessica Grow (CU) def. Linda Engblom (UU) 6-1, 7-6 (7-4)
Emily Smith (CU) def. Megan Payne (UU) 5-7, 6-4, 6-2
Angie Olson (UU) def. Sandra Fischer (CU) 6-4, 6-4
Mary Mahon (CU) def. Rebecca Rushforth (UU) 6-2, 6-4
Aggie Bek (CU) def. Heidi Thomas (UU) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles -DNP

 

 

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