Senior Jennifer Dao headed a list of Azusa Pacific women’s tennis honorees, earning NAIA All-American first team status for the fourth straight year after leading the Cougars to their fourth straight NAIA quarterfinals appearance.
Sixth-seeded Azusa Pacific needed just 1 game in a pair of doubles matches to take 2 of the 3 doubles points, but ended up scoreless after Freed-Hardeman came back to complete the doubles sweep in the Cougars’ 5-0 defeat in the quarterfinals of the 27th Annual NAIA Women’s Tennis National Championship Wednesday evening in Mobile, Ala.
Sixth-seeded Azusa Pacific advanced to the NAIA national quarterfinals for the fourth straight year after posting a 5-0 victory over GSAC foe Point Loma Nazarene Tuesday afternoon at the 27th Annual NAIA Women’s Tennis National Championship in Mobile, Ala.
The NAIA’s No. 6-ranked Azusa Pacific could not slow down No. 2-ranked Fresno Pacific in Friday’s 5-0 defeat at the NAIA Region II Women’s Tennis Championship at Point Loma Nazarene, but the Cougars will be an at-large participant in the NAIA Women’s Tennis National Championship May 14-18 in Mobile, Ala., after their run to the regional title match.
Just as it did a year ago, the NAIA’s No. 6-ranked Azusa Pacific made amends for a regular-season defeat to Vanguard with a satisfying victory in the postseason after Thursday’s 5-1 win over the No. 4-ranked Lions in the semifinals of the NAIA Region II Women’s Tennis Tournament at Point Loma Nazarene.
The NAIA’s No. 5-ranked Azusa Pacific wrapped up the 2007 GSAC campaign on a positive note, snapping a 2-match losing streak with a 9-0 road win over The Master’s Saturday afternoon in Santa Clarita.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific suffered just its second defeat of the season in a 6-3 loss to No. 5-ranked Vanguard, effectively ending the Cougars’ GSAC title hopes Saturday afternoon at Citrus College.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific posted its 10th straight victory, and its second consecutive shutout, with a 9-0 non-conference win over Colby (Maine) Tuesday afternoon at Citrus College.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific swept 5 singles matches by 6-0, 6-0 scores, along with 2 doubles matches by 8-0 margins en route to a 9-0 GSAC win over Biola Saturday morning at Citrus College in Glendora.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific won its eighth straight match, its fifth win of the season over an NAIA Top 25 opponent, posting an 8-1 victory over No. 16-ranked Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) Wednesday afternoon at Citrus College.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific met up with No. 22-ranked California Baptist in a non-conference rematch of the Cougars’ 8-1 win in Riverside 3 weeks ago, and the results were identical, with the Cougars sweeping all 3 doubles matches and winning 5 of the 6 singles matches to earn the victory Saturday afternoon at Citrus College.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific cruised through the halfway point of its Golden State Athletic Conference schedule with a 7-2 road win over Concordia Saturday afternoon in Irvine.
The NAIA’s No. 3-ranked Azusa Pacific shut out its third opponent in the past 4 matches with a 9-0 GSAC victory over Hope International Tuesday afternoon at Citrus College.
The NAIA’s No. 6-ranked Azusa Pacific bounced back from Monday’s disappointing 7-2 defeat to No. 2-ranked Fresno Pacific with a resounding 9-0 win over Westmont.
The NAIA's No. 6-ranked Azusa Pacific faced a tall order, taking on No. 2-ranked Fresno Pacific in the Cougars' longest road trip in conference play, and the Cougars dropped a 7-2 decision to the Sunbirds Monday afternoon in Fresno.
The NAIA’s No. 6-ranked Azusa Pacific kicked off its Golden State Athletic Conference campaign with an impressive 8-1 road win at No. 18-ranked California Baptist Saturday afternoon in Riverside.
The NAIA’s No. 6-ranked Azusa Pacific knocked off 1 of the NCAA Div. III’s best, and it did so in convincing fashion, sweeping No. 4-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 9-0, and winning all 6 singles matches in straight sets for the win Friday afternoon in Claremont.
With the match on the line, junior Bay Daniels edged Ina Dan in a 3-set thriller, 6-2, 6-7, 7-6, lifting Azusa Pacific’s women’s tennis team to a 5-4 road victory over UC San Diego in the season opener for both teams Saturday afternoon.
Jennifer Dao and Bay Daniels went head-to-head in the final match for No. 1 and No. 2 singles players at the Redlands Invitational, headlining a full Cougar sweep of the finals at an individual tournament hosted Friday and Saturday at Redlands.