Junior Sarah Pham looks to help the Utes capture a conference win this weekend.
March 18, 2013
Match Up: No. 69 Utah (7-5, 1-3 Pac-12) at No. 13 Cal (8-4, 2-0 Pac-12)
Date: Sat., March 23, 2013
First Serve: 1 p.m. MT
Location: Berkeley, Calif.
Court: Hellman Tennis Complex
Match Up: No. 69 Utah (7-5, 1-3 Pac-12) at No. 15 Stanford (8-2, 2-0 Pac-12)
Date: Sun., March 24, 2013
First Serve: 12 p.m. MT
Location: Palo Alto, Calif.
Court: Taube Family Tennis Stadium
No. 13 California Golden Bears
Four Bears are currently ranked, including two top 10 individuals, No. 3 Zsofi Susanyi and No. 9 Anett Schutting. Susanyi and Klara Fabikova team up in doubles for a ranking of 20th, while Schutting and partner Lynn Chi are ranked 40th. Cal is coming off a 6-1 victory at No. 59 San Diego State, but will face Colorado before hosting the Utes.
Last Time against Cal
The 28th-ranked Utes fell to 10th-ranked California in 2012. Sarah Pham earned the Utes' point by upsetting 44th-ranked Tayler Davis 6-4, 6-4, at the No. 2 singles spot.
No. 15 Stanford Cardinal
The Cardinal currently boast five ranked individuals, including No. 11 Krista Hardebeck and No. 22 Nicole Gibbs, who teams up with Kristie Ahn in doubles for a ranking of No. 15. Stanford is coming off a 7-0 sweep of No. 38 Texas, marking its third straight shut out at home. The Cardinal will also host Colorado before taking on Utah.
Last Time against Stanford
No. 28 Utah was blanked at home by No. 5 Stanford last season.