The 2016 season wrapped up with some success for the women’s tennis team after a slow start that included a seven-game losing streak.
The women’s tennis team finished fifth at the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships last weekend, wrapping up the season with a record of 7-14 overall and 4-5 in SCIAC play.
The women’s tennis team lost to No. 4 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 9-0, April 28 at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. The team then snapped its three game losing streak to edge Caltech, 5-4, Saturday at the Caltech Tennis Courts.
The women’s tennis team ended its seven game losing streak Friday, beating Chapman at the Claremont Club, 7-2.
The women’s tennis team extended its losing streak to seven, after being swept by No. 19 Lewis & Clark and No. 3 Pomona-Pitzer last Friday and Saturday.
La Verne sophomore Janae Chinn returns a serve with a forehand in her singles match against freshman Tia Okano of the Arizona Christian Firestorm March 3 at the Claremont Club.
The No. 23 La Verne women’s tennis team fell in a match to the Christopher Newport Captains, 7-2, Sunday at the Claremont Club.
There was plenty of individual and team success for the women’s tennis team in the 2014-15 season.
The women’s tennis team participated in the 115th annual Ojai Tennis Tournament in Ojai April 23.
The No. 26 University of La Verne women’s tennis team fell in a match to No. 7 Pomona Pitzer Sagehens, 7-2, Sunday at the Claremont Club.