Ericksen, Tigers pick up non-conference win at Biola

Ericksen, Tigers pick up non-conference win at Biola

LA MIRADA — Led by Keilani Ericksen's (Waimanalo, Hawaii) win at the No. 1 spot, the Occidental College women's tennis team edged Biola University 5-4 in a non-conference match in La Mirada on Tuesday.

Ericksen defeated Kathryn Ashford 6-4, 6-1 and Oxy (5-11) took all but one of the singles matches to earn the victory.

Sara Charney (South Pasadena) won at No. 2 and Catherine Anderson (Newtown Square, Pa.) won at No. 3.

Oxy finishes its regular-season SCIAC schedule at Whittier on April 19 at 2 p.m.

Occidental College 5, Biola 4

Apr 16, 2013 at La Mirada, CA (Biola University)


Singles competition

1. Keilani Ericksen (OXYW) def. Kathryn Ashford (BIO) 6-4, 6-1

2. Sara Charney (OXYW) def. Alisha Hanson (BIO) 6-2, 6-1

3. Catherine Anderson (OXYW) def. Olivia Koelsch (BIO) 6-2, 6-1

4. Susan Carmichael (BIO) def. Amber Gadsden (OXYW) 6-0, 6-4

5. Lucy Malloch (OXYW) def. Lauren Vogel (BIO) 6-4, 6-3

6. Hannah Eskrine (OXYW) def. Paige Erickson (BIO) 6-1, 6-2


Doubles competition

1. Kathryn Ashford/Susan Carmichael (BIO) def. Keilani Ericksen/Sara Charney (OXYW) 8-4

2. Alisha Hanson/Olivia Koelsch (BIO) def. Amber Gadsden/Catherine Anderson (OXYW) 8-4

3. Lauren Vogel/Paige Erickson (BIO) def. Lucy Malloch/Hannah Munkacsi (OXYW) 9-8 (7-3)


Match Notes

Occidental College 5-11; Regional ranking #20

T-2:49 A-32