Feb. 13, 2010
Albuquerque, N.M.- The University of New Mexico women's tennis team fell to No. 72 Oregon, Friday at the Randy Briggs Tennis Bubble. The Ducks, who improved to 5-1, defeated the Lobos (1-3) 7-0.
Junior Anya Villanueva lost only her second match of the season as she fell to Julia Metzger, 6-2, 6-2. Villanueva is now 2-2 on the season.
Fellow junior Ashley Bonner put up a fight losing 7-5, 6-0 to Pavlina Smatova.
"This was a very fine tuned Oregon team," head coach Roy Cañada said. "This match gave us a very good picture of where we need to be and we are ready for the challenge."
The Lobos will spend Valentines Day on the court as they host No. 61 Colorado, Sunday at 10 A.M. at the Randy Briggs Tennis Bubble.
1) Pavlina Smatova/Trudie DuToit UO def. Ashley Bonner/Anya Villanueva UNM 8-4
2) Julia Metzger/Sabine Fuchs UO def. Kristin Eggleston/Laura Richardson UNM 8-0
3) Patricia Skowronski/Emmanuelle Cor UO def. Michaela Oldani/Amy Shipperd UNM 8-1
1) Julia Metzger UO def. Anya Villanueva UNM 6-2 6-2
2) Pavlina Smatova UO def. Ashley Bonner UNM 7-5 6-0
3) Trudie DuToit UO def. Kristin Eggleston UNM 6-3 6-4
4) Emmanuelle Cor UO def. Laura Richardson UNM 6-2 6-4
5) Patricia Skowronski UO def. Amy Shipperd UNM 6-1 6-2
6) Mahdi Besovic UO def. Michaela Oldani UNM 6-1 6-2