Oct. 20, 2006
FULLERTON, CA - Cal State Fullerton's Katrina Domela and Gina Le each posted first-round victories on Thursday to lead the Titans' efforts at the 2006 ITA West Regional Tennis Tournament in San Diego, Calif.
Domela posted a straight-set 6-4, 6-1, victory over UC Santa Barbara's Brittany Kausen to advance to the second round against UC Irvine's Brittany Bernhard. Bernhard, seeded No. 19 in the tournament, ended Domela's run, however, with a 6-2, 6-1, victory.
Le also posted a victory in her first round match-up with Arizona's Tina Razloznik, 6-3, 2-6, 6-1, but fell to Monica Weisner, 6-2, 6-1, in the second round.
In other Fullerton first-round match-ups, freshman Jerusha Cruz fell to UCLA's Becky Duesler, 7-5, 6-2. Freshman Brandy Andrews, who earned a first-round bye, fell to San Diego Sate's Esther Cadua, 6-1, 6-1, in the second round.
Sophomore Cheyenne Inglis fell to Cal State Northridge's Silvia Gutierrez, 6-0, 6-1, while sophomore Shelly Injejikian trailed Long Beach State's Emanuelle Tabatruong, 7-6 (15-13), 2-2, before retiring.
Consolation singles play saw all seven Titans defeated.
2006 ITA WEST REGIONALS RESULTS
(Cal State Fullerton results only)
Domela def. Kausen (UCSB), 6-4, 6-1
Bernhard (UCI) def. Domela, 6-2, 6-1
Duesler (UCLA) def. Cruz, 7-5, 6-2
Cadua (SDSU) def. Andrews, 6-1, 6-1
Gutierrez (CSUN) def. Inglis, 6-0, 6-1
Le def. Razloznik (ARIZ), 6-2, 2-6, 6-1
Weisner (USD) def. Le, 6-2, 6-1
Tabatruong (LBSU) def. Injejikian, 7-6 (15-13), 2-2, ret.
Demidova (USD) def. Cruz, 6-0, 6-1
Liebscher (CSULB) def. Inglis, 6-3, 6-4
Perl (USD) def. Stowell, 6-0, 6-0
Kumar (CSUN) def. Andrews, 6-2, 6-1
Atalay (SDSU) def. Le, withdrew
Espiritu (UCR) def. Injejikian, 6-4, 6-1
Bjornstrom (UCSB) def. Domela, 6-0, 6-1
Yang/Duesler (UCLA) def. Cruz/Domela, 8-4
Bengson/Williams (LBSU) def. Andrews/Le, 8-4