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Jan. 9, 1998

Utah Sweeps Utah State

SALT LAKE CITY, Ut. - The Utah women's tennis team started its dual match season by sweeping Utah State 9-0 in a match held at the George S. Eccles Tennis Center. No. 33 ranked Anna Svedenhov led the Utes from the No. 1 position by defeating Lisa Hatton, 6-1, 6-0. Senior Linda Engblom, sophomore Megan Payne and freshman Linda Petersson dominated their Aggie opponents by winning 6-0, 6-0. Rebecca Foulger and Heidi Thomas were also victorious for the Utes. In doubles Utah did not lose a single game sweeping the Aggies 8-0 in each of the three matches. Svedenhov teamed with Engblom to defeat the duo of Nelson and Oertle, Payne and Olson whipped Hansen and Manning and the freshman duo of Petersson and Thomas downed the Aggies' Bullock and Poulson.

Utah 9
Utah State 0

Anna Svedenhov (UU) def. Lisa Hatton (USU) 6-1, 6-0
Megan Payne (UU) def. Lindsey Oertle (USU) 6-0, 6-0
Linda Engblom (UU) def. Sidney Manning (USU) 6-0, 6-0
Rebecca Foulger (UU) def. Julie Hansen (USU) 6-2, 6-1
Heidi Thomas (UU) def. Mindy Nelson (USU) 6-1, 6-4
Linda Petersson (UU) def. Tiffany Bullock (USU) 6-0, 6-0

Svedenhov/Engblom (UU) def. Nelson/Oertle (USU) 8-0
Payne/Olson (UU) def. Hansen/Manning (USU) 8-0
Petersson/Thomas (UU) def. Bullock/Poulsen (USU) 8-0

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