BERKELEY, Calif. — Saint Mary’s women’s tennis captured four more victories in Cal Winter Invite, as the team secured three straight-set victories singles action, and one lopsided win in the doubles portion of the second day at the invitational.
First year player Danielle McIntyre rolled through her competition in her singles match. The native of Australia cruised past Cal Poly’s Louise Oxnevad in straight-sets. After a close 7-5 finish in the first, McIntyre played near flawless tennis, claiming the win with a 6-2 finish.
Senior Parminder Kaur also won in straight-sets today, as she defeated Bacharach of the Mustangs, 6-4, 6-4. Vanessa Nommensen rounded out the Gael in singles action with an impressive two set victory over Celine Gruaz.
After winning three doubles matches yesterday, SMC tallied just one today. Kaur Nommensen teamed together for the second straight day, and delivered another gem of a performance. The duo has yet to surrender a game to the opponent, as Kaur and Nommensen cruised to the 6-0 win over Cal’s Denise Starr and Maria Smith.
The Cal Winter Invite concludes tomorrow as the day’s action is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. The Gaels will face the Golden Bears in singles action at 12 p.m., and compete against Fresno State in the doubles portion.
Day 2 Singles
SMC Danielle McIntyre d. CP Louise Oxnevad 7-5, 6-2
CP Susanne Boyden d. SMC Kareena Manji 7-5, 6-3
CP Seriana Saltzen d. SMC Emma Critser 6-3, 6-2
SMC Parminder Kaur d. CP Abigail Bacharach 6-4, 6-4
SMC Vanessa Nommensen d. CP Celine Gruaz 6-0, 6-3
Day 2 Doubles
CAL Maegan Manasse/ Maya Jansen d. SMC Danielle McIntyre/ Kareena Manji 6-1
CAL Alexis Nelson/ Olivia Hauger d. SMC Clementine Clement/ Emma Critser 6-1
SMC Parminder Kaur/ Vanessa Nommensen d. CAL Denise Starr/ Maria Smith 6-0
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