Wildcats Fall to No. 33 Aggies

COLLEGE STATION, Texas Kansas State could not put an end to its losing skid on Friday night, as No. 33 Texas A&M defeated the Wildcats 7-0 at George P. Mitchell Tennis Center.

 

K-State (6-11, 2-6 Big 12) was swept through doubles action, but did not go down without a fight from the number one doubles pair of senior Olga Klimova and junior Katerina Kudlackova. The duo extended Anna Blagodarova and Tiffany Clifford to a tie break, but the Aggies came away victorious, 9-8.

 

Texas A&M (13-6, 7-1 Big 12) registered straight set wins at numbers three and five and received a default win at number six to clinch the match. The Aggies are now 14-0 against the Wildcats in the series between the schools.

 

Kansas State will continue action in Texas, as they face the No. 20 Longhorns at 1 p.m. on Sunday.

 

Kansas State (6-11, 2-6 Big 12) vs. (33) Texas A&M (13-6, 7-1 Big 12)

April 6, 2008

College Station, Texas George P. Mitchell Tennis Center

Final Results

 

Texas A&M 7, Kansas State 0

Doubles:
1. Anna Blagodarova/ Tiffany Clifford (TAM) def. Katerina Kudlackova/Olga Klimova (KSU); 9-8
2. Christi Liles/Elze Potgieter (TAM) def. Antea Huljev/ Vanessa Cottin (KSU); 8-1
3. Stephanie Davidson/Morgan Frank (TAM) def. Viviana Yrureta/Natasha Vieira (KSU) def. 8-3

 

Order of Finish: 2, 3, 1

 

Singles:
1. (75 Elze Potgieter (TAM) def. Viviana Yrureta (KSU); 7-5, 6-2

2. Christi Liles (TAM) def. Antea Huljev (KSU); 6-0, 6-4

3. Anna Blagodarova (TAM) def. Katerina Kudlackova (KSU); 6-2, 6-0

4. Tiffany Clifford (TAM) def. Vanessa Cottin (KSU); 6-3, 6-2 

5. Morgan Frank (TAM) def. Natasha Vieira (KSU); 6-1, 6-1

6. Stephanie Davidion (TAM) def. Pauline Guemas (KSU); default

 

Order of finish: 6, 3, 5*, 4, 2, 1

 

* match clinched at No. 5 singles