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HONOLULU – The Chaminade University women’s tennis team faced their final Division I opponent of the season Friday, dropping a 7-0 decision to UC Irvine at Keehi Lagoon Park.
The Silverswords, who completed a run of three D-I opponents in their last four matches, managed to take five total games from the Anteaters.
The ‘Swords’ duo of Marisa Luna (Kahului, Maui, Hawai’i/Maui) and Skye Haraga (Kaneohe, O’ahu, Hawai’i/Punahou) took their lone game of doubles against Mia Totah and Shreya Pavani.
In singles action, Kayleen Lau (Wailuku, Maui, Hawai’i/Kamehameha-Maui) took two games from UCI’s Alyssia Fossorier in the first set in the No. 1 position. Fossorier is a Punahou School graduate and the 2018 HHSAA singles champion.
Kylie Ye (Honolulu/Asia Pacific International School) also won a first-set game from Dasee Carter at No. 3 while at No. 6, Haraga took one in the second set against Megan Mansonhing.
The Silverswords will travel to Kona to face the University of Hawai’i Hilo in a pair of Sunday matches against the Vulcans.
The team also announced that their season finale against Cal Lutheran has been moved to Wednesday and will be played at Keehi Lagoon.
1. Alyssia Fossorier (UCI) def. Kayleen Lau (CUH) 6-2, 6-0
2. Emily Fowler (UCI) def. Salamasina Robertson (CUH) 6-0, 6-0
3. Dasee Carter (UCI) def. Kylie Ye (CUH) 6-1, 6-0
4. Shreya Pavani (UCI) def. Sydney Danielson (CUH) 6-0, 6-0
5. Mia Totah (UCI) def. Marisa Luna (CUH) 6-0, 6-0
6. Megan Mansonhing (UCI) def. Skye Haraga (CU) 6-0, 6-1
Order of finish: 2, 1, 3
1. Jessica Tsukiji/Fossorier (CUI) def. Lau/Robertson (CUH) 6-0
2. Carter/Fowler (UCI) def. Ye/Danielson (CUH) 6-0
3. Totah/Pavani (UCI) def. Luna/Haraga (CUH) 6-1
Order of finish: 4, 6, 3, 2, 1, 5