The No. 9 ranked Athenas tennis team defeated No. 27 Redlands, on Monday, to finish undefeated in the SCIAC regular season. The CMS clinched the first five points of the match, and then cruised to a 7-2 victory.
CMS raced out to an early lead against the Bulldogs, sweeping the doubles competition. At number one, Kristin Lim [pictured] and Jessie Huang started particularly fast. The pair won the first three games before winning 8-2.
In singles competition, Kristin Lim led the way at number one. The junior from Honolulu defeated Redlands’ number one player, Jessic Ly, in straight sets (6-0, 6-1).
Chloe Dobbert gave a dominant performance at number four. The sophomore from Walnut Creek lost only one game in a straight set decision (6-1, 6-0).
This weekend, CMS will send a group of athletes to the prestigious Ojai Invitational.
|Position||Univ. of Redlands||Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||Winner||Score|
|#1 Singles||Jessica Ly||#1 Kristin Lim||Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||6-0,6-1|
|#2 Singles||Ceara Sumida||Crystal Lim||Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||6-3,6-3|
|#3 Singles||Madison Morton||Sarah Kukino||Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||6-2,6-3|
|#4 Singles||Paige Press||Chloe Dobbert||Claremont-Mudd-Scripps||6-1,6-0|
|#5 Singles||Shannon Cassidy||Jaclyn Smrecek||Univ. of Redlands||7-6,6-4|
|#6 Singles||Julia Pollak||Victoria Santoro||Univ. of Redlands||6-3,6-2|
|#1 Doubles|| Jessica Ly
| Kristin Lim
|#2 Doubles|| Ceara Sumida
| Crystal Lim
|#3 Doubles|| Madison Morton
| Chloe Dobbert