Women's Tennis Drops Houston

Senior Rosa Perez defeated Karine Urbin of Houston in straight sets on Saturday.

Senior Rosa Perez defeated Karine Urbin of Houston in straight sets on Saturday.

Feb. 1, 2003

FORT WORTH, Texas - The TCU women's tennis team (2-0, 2-0 C-USA) picked up its second win of the season over a Conference USA opponent on Saturday as the Horned Frogs defeated Houston (1-1, 0-1 C-USA) by a 6-1 count at Colonial Country Club.

For the second straight match, the Frogs swept doubles play. Junior Saber Pierce and sophomore Karla Mancinas captured a shutout 8-0 win against Urbin and Flood at the No. 2 position.

TCU picked up hard fought victories at No. 1 by junior Paty Aburto over Miranda Foley (4-6, 6-3, 7-5), No. 5 by freshman Iris Jaklin against Sandra Blajer (6-3, 6-7, 6-0), and sophomore Ivonne Andrade over Kami Miller at No. 6 (6-1, 2-6, 6-0). At the No. 2 spot, Pierce won in straight sets against Analia Longoni, 6-3, 6-0, while senior Rosa Perez earned the 6-0, 6-2 win at No. 3 over Karine Urbin.

The next action for the Frogs is Wednesday, Feb. 5 when cross-town rival Texas-Arlington comes to the Bayard H. Friedman Tennis Center. The match is scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m.

#29 TCU 6, Houston 1
Records: TCU 2-0, 2-0 C-USA; Houston 1-1, 0-1 C-USA

Singles:
1. #125T Paty Aburto (TCU) def. Miranda Foley (UH) 4-6, 6-3, 7-5
2. Saber Pierce (TCU) def. Analia Longoni (UH) 6-3, 6-0
3. Rosa Perez (TCU) def. Karine Urbin (UH) 6-0, 6-2
4. Yolandi Terblanche (UH) def. Karla Mancinas (TCU) 6-4, 6-2
5. Iris Jaklin (TCU) def. Sandra Blajer (UH) 6-3, 6-7, 6-0
6. Ivonne Andrade (TCU) def. Kami Miller (UH) 6-1, 2-6, 6-0

 

 

Doubles:
1. #30 Paty Aburto/Rosa Perez (TCU) def. Yolandi Terblanche/Miranda Foley (UH) 8-5
2. Saber Pierce/Karla Mancinas (TCU) def. Karine Urbin/Flood (UH) 8-0
3. Iris Jaklin/Gloriann Lopez (TCU) def. Analia Longoni/Kami Miller (UH) 8-4


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