By: Armando Harmon
March 20: PCC 9, Glendale Community College 0
The Pima Community College women’s tennis team (3-0) earned a shutout win at Glendale Community College.
The Aztecs blanked the Gauchos 9-0 to remain undefeated in the regular season and in ACCAC conference play.
Sophomore Emma defeated Erin Sye in her No. 1 singles match 6-0, 6-1. Sophomore Jannie Fernando and freshmen and Ashley Fitzsimmons shut out their opponents.
Fernando beat Cedellar Zula at No. 2 singles 6-0, 6-0 while Houk dominated her No. 3 singles match over Clara DiRusso 6-0, 6-0. Fitzsimmons upended Cristina Diaz 6-0, 6-0 in her No. 4 singles match.
Oropeza and Fernando won their No. 1 doubles match 8-1 while Houk and sophomore Lien Nguyen shut out the Gauchos at No. 2 doubles 8-0.
March. 22: PCC 8, Paradise Valley Community College 1
The Pima Community College women’s tennis team (4-0) continues it’s hot streak as they roll through ACCAC conference competition as it beat Paradise Valley Community College to remain undefeated.
The Aztecs swept through its doubles competition to begin the match. Oropeza and Fernando beat Kelly Slattery and Baylee Decker at No.1 doubles 8-4.
Houk and sophomore Nguyen earned a No. 2 by sweeping Cheyana and Ali Ambriz 8-0. The No.3 doubles duo of Fitzsimmons and Jayme Shafer beat Calli Chance and Leah Bookfinder 8-1.
In singles competition, Fernando her No.2 singles match over Anderson 6-2, 6-2 while Houk took the edge over Decker 6-1, 6,0.
Oropeza fell in her No.1 singles match versus Sattery 6,3 6,1.
March 22: PCC 7, Paradise Valley Community College 2
With the third match into the season the Men’s tennis team of Pima Community College notched their first win against Paradise Valley Community College.
The Aztecs took two out of the three double match-ups. The Aztecs took two of the three doubles match-ups.
The No. 2 doubles team of sophomore Francisco Sotelo and freshman Chris McDaniels earned a tie-breaker victory 9-8 (7-5). Freshmen Tomothy Ou and Scott Mantelman won their No. 1 doubles match 8-2. Freshmen Jonathan Wu and Beau Boyer fell in their No. 3 doubles match 8-4.
Ou earned a shutout win 6-0, 6-0 in his No. 1 singles match. Sotelo won his No. 2 singles match 6-1, 6-1 while Mantelman got passed his opponent at No. 3 singles 6-4, 6-4.
McDaniels and Boyer dominated their second sets at No. 5 and No. 6 singles respectively. McDaniels won 6-3, 6-0 and Boyer earned his win at No. 6 singles 6-4, 6-0.
Wu fell in his No. 4 singles match 6-3, 6-1.