Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Half Moon Bay High School
San Mateo High School
The Varsity Girls got their seventh win of the season by sweeping Half Moon Bay 7-0. Doubles #1, Seniors and Co-Captains Aida Lowe and Lauren Young got the first win for the Bearcats, shutting out the Cougars 6-0, 6-0 in half an hour and maintaining a perfect season record. Singles #1, Sophomore Grace Wang and #2, Freshman Sarah Fung-Smith, followed shortly thereafter with their impressive straight-set wins. Wang lost only 1 game, while Fung-Smith bageled her Cougar opponent. Singles #3, Senior and Co-Captain Tessa Chou lost only 2 games in her straight-set win. Singles #4, Junior Lian Ting, completed the sweep on the Singles courts with a 6-1, 6-3 victory.
Filling in for injured Nicole Hong and playing in her first varsity match was Sophomore Cecilia Lin, who partnered with fellow Sophomore Jeevika Adda on the Doubles #3 court. Adda and Lin won easily 6-2, 6-0. Half Moon Bay had their best match on the Doubles #2 court, but Senior Emily McHugh and Junior Mahak Bindal promptly put an end to the Cougars’ hopes of winning a set, with their 6-3, 6-4 victory.
The Bearcats go for win #8 when they face Aragon at home on Thursday, October 12th. Go Mateo!
Singles #1: Grace Wang vs Lani Southern, W 6-1, 6-0
Singles #2: Sarah Fung-Smith vs Rachel Brody, W 6-0, 6-0
Singles #3:Tessa Chou vs Abby Ritters, W 6-0, 6-2
Singles #4: Lian Ting vs Claire Katzenberger, W 6-1, 6-3
Doubles #1: Aida Lowe & Lauren Young vs Anna Brody & Jordan Gustin, W 6-0, 6-0
Doubles #2: Mahak Bindal & Emily McHugh vs Louise Chielens & Ashley Procopio, W 6-3, 6-4
Doubles #3: Jeevika Adda & Cecilia Lin vs Gabby Altamirano & Madison Sparks, W 6-2, 6-0