BYU Stings K-State in Beehive State

PROVO, Utah Freshman Antea Huljev won her third singles match in her last four opportunities, but No. 56 BYU defended its home court with a 6-1 set back of No. 68 Kansas State on Saturday.

 

Huljev recovered from a second set loss to Chie Hayasaka to register the only win for the Wildcats, 6-2, 1-6, 6-2. The rookie from Velenje, Slovakia, improved her record to 11-9 on the year and 4-3 during dual play. This was Huljev’s first career three-set win and is now 1-3 in extended matches.

 

Kansas State has a week off before opening Big 12 play with in-state rival, Kansas, on March 5. Match time is scheduled for 2 p.m.

 

(68) Kansas State at (56) BYU

February 23, 2008

Provo, Utah

Final Results

 

(56) BYU 6, (68) Kansas State 1

Doubles

1.  Jennifer Miccoli/Anastasia Surkova (BYU) def. Katerina Kudlackova/Olga Klimova (KSU) 8-2

2.  Dolly Chang/Kristina Doerr (BYU) def. Viviana Yrureta/Antea Huljev (KSU) 8-1

3.  Elle Carney /Chie Hayasaka (BYU) def. Vanessa Cottin/Pauline Guemas (KSU) 8-2

 

Singles

1.  Anastasia Surkova (BYU) def. Viviana Yrureta (KSU) 6-3, 6-2

2.  Kristina Doerr (BYU) def. Katerina Kudlackova (KSU) 6-2, 6-1

3.  Dolly Chang (BYU) def. Vanessa Cottin (KSU) 6-0, 7-6(5)

4.  Antea Huljev (KSU) def. Chie Hayasaka (BYU) 6-2, 1-6, 6-2

5.  Elizaveta Ezhova (BYU) def. N. Vieira (KSU) 7-6, 7-5

6.  Elle Carney (BYU) P. Guemas (KSU) 6-1, 6-4