November 16, 2012

Titans Finish Fall on Winning Note

FULLERTON, Calif. – Cal State Fullerton finished its fall competition participating in the three-day Matador Invitational on the campus of Cal State Northridge last weekend.

In singles competition, freshman Rebekkah Ermac won Flight C with a 6-4, 6-1 decision over Sevana Zargarian of Cal State Los Angeles in the final round. Also, senior Tiffany Mai (Flight A) and senior Malorie de la Cruz (Flight B) reached the championship match in their respective flights.

Despite a quarterfinal loss in Flight B of the singles competition, sophomore Kalika Slevcove fought back to win the consolation bracket with an 8-3 victory over Jessica Warren of Cal State Northridge.

Results for the Invitational are listed below. The Titans will begin the 2013 season on Saturday, Jan. 19 at San Diego (10:00 a.m.) and San Diego State (4:00 p.m.).

Matador Invitational

FLIGHT A SINGLES
Round of 16

Maria Pistalu (CSUN) def. Emily Borkowski (CSF), 7-5, 7-5
Morgan McIntosh (CSF) – Bye
Monica Rodriguez (CSF) – Bye
Tiffany Mai (2) (CSF) - Bye

Quarterfinal Round
Anna Yang (CSUN) def. Morgan McIntosh (CSF), 2-6, 6-3, 6-0
Monica Rodriguez (CSF) def. Sabrina Man-Son Hing (CSUN), 6-2, 3-6, 6-1
Tiffany Mai (2) (CSF) def. Jill Sangria (CSULA), 6-0, 6-1

Semifinal Round
Christie Lau (1) (CSULA) def. Monica Rodriguez (CSF), 6-3, 6-0
Tiffnay Mai (2) (CSF) def. Anna Yang (CSUN), 6-1, 6-3

Final Round
Christie Lau (1) (CSULA) def. Tiffany Mai (2) (CSF), 6-3, 6-4

FLIGHT B SINGLES

Round of 16
Kalika Slevcove (1) (CSF) – Bye
Megan Sandford (CSF) – Bye
Avriel Tomaiko (CSF) – Bye
Malorie de la Cruz (2) (CSF) – Bye

Quarterfinal Round
Tiffany Shaik (CSULA) def. Kalika Slevcove (1) (CSF), 6-3, 6-2
Corinne Schnyder (CSUN) def. Megan Sandford (CSF), 1-6, 6-3, 3-0 Ret. (Inj.)
Samantha Sismundo (CSULA) def. Avriel Tomaiko (CSF), 6-4, 6-4
Malorie de la Cruz (2) (CSF) def. Jessica Warren (CSUN), 6-4, 6-3

Semifinal Round
Malorie de la Cruz (2) (CSF) def. Samantha Sismundo (CSULA), 6-2, 6-3

Final Round
Tiffany Shaik (CSULA) def. Malorie de la Cruz (2) (CSF), 6-0, 6-2

FLIGHT C SINGLES

Round of 16
Rebekkah Ermac (1) (CSF) – Bye
Rebekah Penner (CSF) def. Ryma Korab (CSUN) – Wd (Inj.)
Devyn Billingsley (CSF) – Bye
Jessica Pepa (2) (CSF) – Bye

Quarterfinal Round
Rebekkah Ermac (1) (CSF) def. Sydney Postal (CSULA), 6-6, 6-3
Nikkola Wichenko (CSULA) def. Rebekah Penner (CSF), 6-2, 6-2
Devyn Billingsley (CSF) def. Shelby Sinoway (CSUN), 6-2, 6-4
Sevana Zargarian (CSULA) def. Jessica Pepa (2) (CSF), Wd. (Inj.)

Semifinal Round
Rebekkah Ermac (1) (CSF) def. Nikkola Wichenko (CSULA), 6-1, 6-3
Sevana Zargarian (CSULA) def. Devyn Billingsley (CSF), 3-6, 6-2, 6-0

Final Round
Rebekkah Ermac (1) (CSF) def. Sevana Zargarian (CSULA), 6-4, 6-1

FLIGHT A SINGLES CONSOLATION

Quarterfinal Round
Lorraine Cheung (CSUN) def. Emily Borkowski (CSF), 8-3
Sabrina Man-Son Hing (CSUN) def. Morgan McIntosh (CSF), 2-3 Ret. (Inj.)

FLIGHT B SINGLES CONSOLATION
Semifinal Round
Kalika Slevcove (CSF) def. Tiffany Leung (CSULA), 8-3

Final Round
Kalika Slevcove (CSF) def. Jessica Warren (CSUN), 8-3

FLIGHT C SINGLES CONSOLATION

Quarterfinal Round
Rebekah Penner (CSF) - Bye

Semifinal Round
Shelby Sinoway (CSUN) def. Rebekah Penner (CSF), 8-6

FLIGHT A DOUBLES
Quarterfinal Round
Lau & Sangria (CSULA) def. Borkowski & Slevcove (CSF), 8-5
Cheung & Pistalu (CSUN) def. McIntosh & Sanford (CSF), 8-2
Mai & Rodriguez (2) (CSF) – Bye

Semifinal Round
Cheung & Pistalu (CSUN) def. Mai & Rodriguez (2) (CSF), 8-4

Third Place
Mai & Rodriguez (2) (CSF) def. Lau & Sangria (CSULA), 8-1

FLIGHT B DOUBLES

Quarterfinal Round
Postal & Shaik (CSULA) def. Ermac & de la Cruz (1) (CSF), 8-1
Bohart & Chang (CSUN) def. Tomaiko (CSF)/Sinoway (CSUN), 8-3
Sismundo & Zargarian (2) (CSULA) def. Billingsley & Penner (CSF), 8-4

FLIGHT A DOUBLES CONSOLATION

Semifnal Round
Borkowski & Slevcove (CSF) – Bye

Final Round
Borkowski & Slevcove (CSF) def. Schnyder & Warren (CSUN), 8-0

FLIGHT B DOUBLES CONSOLATION
 

Semifinal Round
de la Cruz & Ermac (CSF) – Bye

Final Round
de la Cruz & Ermac (CSF) def. Leung & Wichenko (CSULA), 8-3