Women's Round of 32 Post-Match Doubles Quotes
May 22, 2008
#1 Tracey Lin-Riza Zalameda (UCLA) def. Lauren Lui-Georgia Rose (Northwestern), 6-3, 6-4On the match...
"It wasn't a pretty match, I guess you could say, because of the wind and being the first match and all. We got the job done and that's really all that matters. We're just looking to build off that."
Riza Zalameda "It was a tough match and the wind was definitely a factor today. It was a matter of getting used to playing doubles in the wind, and even though we were here last week, all week, we haven't seen wind like this. It's definitely a good start for this tournament."
On getting the first win...
#2 Melanie Gloria-Tinesta Rowe (Fresno State) def. Sophie Grabinski-Sanaz Marand (North Carolina), 6-3, 5-7, 6-4On the match...
"It was a tough match, they played well. I think we made some mistakes in the second set. We were down 4-1 pretty quickly, but then we were back at four all, then we lost five. I think we just made a few mistakes. The third set was getting close, but the last two or three games we played I think a lot better and that's what helped."
On going three sets...
#3 Brook Buck-Kelcy Tefft (Notre Dame) def. Bianca Dulgheru-Sylvia Kosakowski (Pepperdine), 4-6, 6-3, 6-4On the match...
"They definitely started off a lot more aggressive, and we were on our back feet."
"For the first time out I think we both played very well."
What contributed to your slow start?
What turned your match around after the slow start?
Did your singles match have anything to do with your slow start?
#4 Ani Mijacika-Carol Salge (Clemson) def. Megan Falcon-Mykala Hedberg (LSU), 6-4, 6-3On the match...
"The first set we got a few breaks, but one side was really hard to play, so it was important to win the games on that side. The second set started really good. We got a break, but they broke back and we were down, but we pulled it out."
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