'Dogs Drop Dual to Washington State
    Sophomore Anneka Watts.
    Sophomore Anneka Watts.

    Feb. 14, 2014

    Final Stats

    By Kasandra Martinson
    kmartinson@csufresno.edu
    GoBulldogs.com

    PULLMAN, Wash. --- The No. 66 Fresno State women's tennis fell 5-2 to Washington State on Friday afternoon at the Simmelink Tennis Courts in Pullman, Wash.

    The Bulldogs began the day strong, claiming the doubles point to gain an early 1-0 lead over the Cougars. Sofya Malysheva and Tanya Murtagh paired to win their point at the No. 2 spot while Sophie Watts and Anneka Watts won their fourth straight doubles match together on court No. 3.

    Fresno State was unable to hold the lead long as Washington State swept the `Dogs in singles play to win its seventh consecutive match.

    The Bulldogs (1-7) who were originally scheduled to face No. 71 Princeton tomorrow morning will now be playing Lewis and Clark State College instead at 6:30 p.m. PT in Lewiston, Idaho.

    Washington State 5, Fresno State 2
    Singles
    No. 1 Elizaveta Luzina (WSU) def. No. 41 Sophie Watts (FSU) 7-5, 7-5
    No. 2 Maria Biryukova (WSU) def. Rana Sherif Ahmed (FSU) 5-7, 7-5, 6-4
    No. 3 Lize Leenknecht (WSU) def. Aishwarya Agrawal (FSU) 6-2, 7-5
    No. 4 Olga Musilovich (WSU) def. Anneka Watts (FSU) 6-1, 6-1
    No. 5 Dajana Ognjenovic (WSU) def. Sofya Malysheva (FSU) 4-6, 7-6 (2), 1-0 (10-5)
    No. 6 Claire Yang (FSU) def. Charlotte Koning (WSU) 2-6, 3-1 ret.
    Order of Finish: 3,4,1,2,6,5

     

     

    Doubles
    No. 1Elizaveta Luzina/Lize Leenknecht (WSU) def. Aishwarya Agrawal/Rana Sherif Ahmed (FSU) 8-4
    No. 2 Sofya Malysheva/Tanya Murtagh (FSU) def. Maria Biryukova/Olga Musilovich, (WSU) 8-5
    No. 3 Sophie Watts/Anneka Watts (FSU) def. Charlotte Koning/Dajana Ognjenovic (WSU) 8-5
    Order of Finish: 1,2,3

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