Dores ousted by UCLA, 4-1
Feb. 8, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – No. 21 Vanderbilt saw its four-match win streak come to an end Friday afternoon to the hands of No. 2 UCLA, 4-1, in the first round of the ITA National Team Indoor Championship hosted by the University of Virginia at the Boar’s Head Sports Club.
The Commodores (4-1) will play in the consolation bracket Saturday, while UCLA moves on to play the winner of Miami (Fla.) and Nebraska.
In No. 1 doubles, Courtney Colton and Lauren Mira teamed up to take down the 16th-ranked duo Robin Anderson and Skylar Morton, 8-7(7-3). The Vandy duo improved to 9-4 overall on the season and 4-1 in dual play.
UCLA would go on to win doubles at No. 2 and No. 3 to take a 1-0 lead into singles competition.
Ashleigh Antal delivered the lone win in singles for Vanderbilt at the No. 6 position. Antal defeated Courtney Dolehide in straight sets, 6-3, 6-1.
In No. 1 singles, Mira lost for the first time in her last six matches, as she fell to No. 6 Robin Anderson, 6-0, 6-0.
The Bruins then wrapped up the match with wins in No. 2 and No. 3 singles. No. 47 Kyle McPhillips bested Colton in three sets, 6-2, 4-6, 6-0, while No. 96 Pamela Montez knocked off No. 91 Marie Casares, 6-4, 6-2.
The matches on courts No. 4 and No. 5 went unfinished.
Upon completion of the ITA National Team Indoors, Vanderbilt heads to Texas for a two-match road trip Feb. 16-17. The Commodores will play No. 15 Baylor Feb. 16 in Waco and then No. 38 TCU in Fort Worth Feb. 17.
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