Banana Slugs Win 9-0 over Mills

SANTA CRUZ, CA -- UC Santa Cruz took on fellow NCAA Division III opponent Mills College this afternoon in Santa Cruz. The Banana Slugs swept all six singles matches and three double matches for a 9-0 win over the Cyclones. 

Both teams lost their last match. The Banana Slugs lost to Holy Names University 5-4 on Sunday in Oakland and the Cyclones lost 6-3 to Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill also on Sunday. 

In the #1 singles match, Courtney Lymburner of the Banana Slugs defeated Noelani Meteyry of the Cyclones 6-2, 6-0. The #4 singles match (Islay Fossett of UC Santa Cruz vs. Christine Wu of Mills) and the #6 singles match (Stephanie Graziano of UC Santa Cruz vs. Priscilla Son of Mills) each finished with 6-0, 6-0 set scores in favor of UC Santa Cruz. The #2 singles match (Sylvia Brummitt of UC Santa Cruz vs. Alice Hewitt of Mills) and the #3 singles match (Soph Lundeberg of UC Santa Cruz vs. Christina Gnong of Mills) also finished with the same set scores as each of the UC Santa Cruz representatives won 6-0, 6-1. The tightest singles match of the afternoon was the #5 singles match between Zoe Middleton-Brook of UC Santa Cruz and Sophia Wasteneys of Mills. Middleton-Brook won the match 6-1, 6-3. 

In the #1 doubles match, the Banana Slugs' team of Katy Collins and Lymburner defeated the Cyclones' team of Gnong and Meteyry 8-1. In the #2 doubles match, the Banana Slugs' team of Brummitt and Fossett defeated the Cyclones' team of Hewitt and Wu 8-1. In the #3 doubles match, the Banana Slugs' team of Lundeberg and Middleton-Brook defeated the Cyclones' team of Gwendolynn Fernstrom and Wasteneys 8-1. 

Before are the full results:

#1 Singles         Courtney Lymburner (UCSC)   def.      Noelani Meteyry (MIL)        6-2, 6-0

#2 Singles         Sylvia Brummitt (UCSC)      def.      Alice Hewitt (MIL)                  6-0, 6-1

#3 Singles         Soph Lundeberg (UCSC)      def.      Christina Gnong (MIL)            6-0, 6-1

#4 Singles         Islay Fossett (UCSC)                def.      Christine Wu (MIL)              6-0, 6-0

#5 Singles         Zoe Middleton-Brook (UCSC)  def.      Sophia Wasteneys (MIL)         6-1, 6-3

#6 Singles         Stephanie Graziano (UCSC)      def.      Priscilla Son (MIL)                6-0, 6-0

#1 Doubles       Collins/Lymburner (UCSC)       def.      Gnong/Meteyry (MIL)             8-1

#2 Doubles       Brummitt/Fossett (UCSC)        def.      Hewitt/Wu (MIL)                     8-1

#3 Doubles       M.-Brook/Lundeberg (UCSC)   def.      Fernstrom/Wasteneys (HNU)   8-1

The Banana Slugs will hit the courts again tomorrow. The Banana Slugs will take on NCAA Division II opponent Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park.