Wednesday, September 13, 2017
San Mateo High School
Half Moon Bay High School
The Varsity got back on the winning track by beating Half Moon Bay 6-1. Doubles #1, Seniors and Co-Captains Aida Lowe and Lauren Young got the first win for San Mateo, shutting out the Cougars 6-0, 6-0 in less than 45 minutes of play and maintaining a perfect season record. Doubles #3, Sophomores Jeevika Adda and Nicole Hong got their own bagel win, as well as their second win in a row. Doubles #2, Senior Emily McHugh and Junior Mahak Bindal finished shortly thereafter, completing the sweep on the Doubles courts, 6-2, 6-4.
Singles #2, Senior and Co-Captain Tessa Chou and Singles #3, Junior Lian Ting finished off their opponents in straight sets, losing only 3 and 5 games total, respectively. Chou maintained a perfect record of five pre-season and regular season wins. Singles #1, Freshman Sarah Fung-Smith battled back after losing the first set, winning the second set 6-4 and the super tie-breaker 10-6. The Bearcats missed sweeping on the Singles courts, when they had to forfeit a line.
Singles #1: Sarah Fung-Smith vs Lani Southern, W 3-6, 6-4, 10-6
Singles #2:Tessa Chou vs Rachel Brody, W 6-2, 6-1
Singles #3: Lian Ting vs Abby Ritters, W 6-3, 6-2
Singles #4: n/a – Forfeited, L
Doubles #1: Aida Lowe & Lauren Young vs Anna Brody & Brithany Garcia, W 6-0, 6-0
Doubles #2: Mahak Bindal & Emily McHugh vs Jordan Gustin & Claire Katzenberger, W 6-2, 6-4
Doubles #3: Jeevika Adda & Nicole Hong vs Louise Chelens & Madison Sparks, W 6-0, 6-0
The Bearcats hope to make it two in a row when they face the Dons at Aragon next Tuesday, September 19th. Go Mateo!