March 29, 2013
Natalie Beazant and Dominique Harmath extended a pair of winning streaks as the 20th ranked Rice women's tennis team swept past Cal-State Northridge 7-0 to open a weekend set of matches at the Matador Tennis Complex in California.
The win was the Owls ninth in a row to run their second mark to 14-4.
Beazant and Harmath opened the day's action by breezing to their 12th consecutive win in doubles and Beazant followed by pushing the Rice lead to 2-0 with her 11th straight win in singles.
Harmath later closed out the scoring with a win on court to improve her season singles mark to a team-leading 14-3.
The Owls will close out their brief road trip with a Sunday morning dual against Santa Clara which will also be held at the Cal-State Northridge facility.
Tennis Match Results
Rice vs. Cal-State Northridge
3/29/2013 at Northridge, CA
(Matador Tennis Complex)
#20 Rice 7, Cal-State Northridge 0
1. #62 Natalie Beazant (RICE) def. Maria Pistalu (CSN) 6-4, 6-0
2. #72 Dominique Harmath (RICE) def. Anna Yang (CSN) 6-4, 7-5
3. Liat Zimmermann (RICE) def. Sabrina Man-Son-Hing (CSN) 6-4, 6-1
4. Katie Gater (RICE) def. Lorraine Cheung (CSN) 6-1, 6-3
5. Kimberly Anicete (RICE) def. Jessica Warren (CSN) 6-1, 6-1
6. Solomiya Zinko (RICE) def. Alexis Marquez (CSN) 6-0, 6-2
1. #17 Natalie Beazant/Dominique Harmath (RICE) def. Anna Yang/Sabrina Man-Son-Hing (CSN) 8-4
2. Katie Gater/Liat Zimmermann (RICE) def. Maria Pistalu/Lorraine Cheung (CSN) 8-7 (7-1)
3. Daniela Trigo/Solomiya Zinko (RICE) def. Jessica Warren/Alexis Marquez (CSN) 8-2
Rice 14-4; National ranking #20
Cal-State Northridge 9-6
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (1,5,4,6,3,2)