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Saturday, July 13, 2024

Aggie Digest

Men’s tennis

UC Davis junior Hunter Lee picked up two victories on Sunday in the consolation draw of the ITA Northwest Championships in Berkeley. In his third match of the day, he was defeated by Washington’s Brad Bator, 6-4, 6-2, in the quarterfinals.

Lee’s run started in the round of 32 with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Yousef El Bouzkouri of Saint Mary’s. Next up was Portland State’s Kyle Erickson, who fell to Lee, 6-4, 6-2. That set the stage for the quarterfinal showdown against Bator.

Lee was the last of eight Aggies still participating in the tournament.


Women’s tennis

Jessica Harris, Herzyl Legaspi and Emma Shapiro all picked up wins in consolation matches, Saturday, at the ITA Northwest Championships in Stanford. Desiree Stone competed in the main draw and was defeated in the round of 32.

Stone advanced after picking up a pair of wins on Friday to open the championship. On Saturday, Stanford’s Carolyn McVeigh posted a 6-2, 6-3 victory to advance to the round of 16. McVeigh entered the tournament with a No. 77 preseason ranking.

The Aggies won three of their four consolation matches. Harris defeated San Jose State’s Olivia Marshall after the Spartan retired with Harris leading 5-4 in the first set. Legaspi was a 6-3, 6-1 winner over Portland’s Ann Gullickson. In addition, Shapiro defeated Gonzaga’s Sophie Lantta, 6-4, 6-3.


Aggie Digest is compiled by the California Aggie sports staff with briefs from the UC Davis athletics website, ucdavisaggies.com.


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