HILO, Hawaii (Feb. 14, 2014) - For the second straight day the No. 2 BYU-Hawaii women's tennis team held UH-Hilo without a point in a shortened 5-0 match on Friday.
BYU-Hawaii took the all three doubles points to make it tough on the Vulcans for a comeback.
No. 1 positioned Marika Kobayashi and Kanela Adamson beat Morissa Kahakui and Rachel Sujiyama 8-5.
Sasha Ulbrichtova and Jade Griffin won in No. 2 doubles 8-1 and in No. 3 doubles Jeong-Min Jeon and Jin Jin (Leah) Han won 8-0.
The Seasiders picked up two singles points to seal the match with Marietta Tuionetoa winning in No. 2 singles 6-0, 6-0 and Ulbrichtova winning in the third position 6-0, 6-2.
BYU-Hawaii will challenge No. 17 UC San Diego tomorrow on the big island.
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HILO, Hawaii (Feb. 13, 2014) - The No. 2 BYU-Hawaii women's tennis team cruised past the University of Hawaii at Hilo 9-0 on Thursday afternoon.
BYU-Hawaii improved to 4-0 early in the season with a dominating performance over the Vulcans.
In doubles, each pair for the Seasiders took away 8-0 wins.
In first singles, Liu beat Trixie Croad 6-1, 6-0 and Kobayashi downed Chelsea Sato 6-2, 6-1 in the closest matchup of the day at the No. 2 position.
At the No. 3 position, Adamson won 6-1, 6-1 and Jade Griffin was a winner 6-1, 6-0 over Morissa Kahakui at the fourth spot.
Jeong-Jin Jeon and Jin Jin (Leah) Han both won their singles in the No. 5 and No. 6 positions with scores of 6-0, 6-0 and 6-0, 6-1, respectively.
The team returns to the court tomorrow against Hilo.
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