SANTA CRUZ (2-19) – The Banana Slugs played the final match in a four match homestand as they hosted Mills College. The Banana Slugs won every single match to sweep the Cyclones 9-0.
Both teams lost their last match. The Banana Slugs lost 9-0 to NCAA Division II member Holy Names University on Sunday in Santa Cruz while the Cyclones lost 9-0 to Santa Rosa Junior College yesterday in Oakland.
The Banana Slugs won all six singles matches. Both the #1 singles match (Ashley Brudzinski of UC Santa Cruz versus Christine Wu of Mills) and the #4 singles match (Eva Busiek of the Banana Slugs versus Rebecca Montano of the Cyclones) finished in 6-1, 6-0 scores in favor of the Banana Slugs' representative. Like the #1 and #4 singles matches, the #2 singles match (Stephanie Graziano of UC Santa Cruz versus Gwendolynn Fernstrom of Mills) and the #5 singles match (Amy Leslie of the Banana Slugs versus Jade Escalante of the Cyclones) finished with the same score. The scores of those matches were 6-0, 6-0 in favor of the Banana Slugs' participant. In the #6 singles match between Melanie Waechtler of UC Santa Cruz and Jade Le of Mills, Waechtler defeated Le 6-0, 6-1. The tightest singles match of the day was the #3 singles match between Callie Matthews of UC Santa Cruz and Roxana Farmer of Mills. Matthews defeated Farmer 6-4, 6-2.
The Hawks won all three doubles matches. Both the #1 doubles match (Brudzinski/Graziano of UC Santa Cruz versus Farmer/Fernstrom of Mills) and the #3 doubles match (Leslie/Waechtler of the Banana Slugs versus Le/Montano of the Hawks) ended with each match finishing with an 8-1 score in favor of the UC Santa Cruz representatives. The tightest doubles match was the #2 doubles match between Busiek and Matthews of UC Santa Cruz and Escalante and Wu of Mills. Busiek and Matthews defeated Escalante and Wu 8-3.
Before are the full results:
#1 Singles Ashley Brudzinski (UCSC) def. Christine Wu (MC) 6-1, 6-0
#2 Singles Stephanie Graziano (UCSC) def. Gwendolynn Fernstrom (MC) 6-0, 6-0
#3 Singles Callie Matthews (UCSC) def. Roxana Farmer (MC) 6-4, 6-2
#4 Singles Eva Busiek (UCSC) def. Rebecca Montano (MC) 6-1, 6-0
#5 Singles Amy Leslie (UCSC) def. Jade Escalante (MC) 6-0, 6-0
#6 Singles Melanie Waechtler (UCSC) def. Jade Le (MC) 6-0, 6-1
#1 Doubles Brudzinski/Graziano (UCSC) def. Farmer/Fernstrom (MC) 8-1
#2 Doubles Busiek/Matthews (UCSC) def. Escalante/Wu (MC) 8-3
#3 Doubles Leslie/Waechtler (UCSC) def. Le/Montano (MC) 8-1
The Banana Slugs will have their next match tomorrow as they take on Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo.