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Villanova Drops Close Battle At No. 14 UC San Diego Friday Afternoon, 4-3
March 2, 2018

SAN DIEGO, Calif.— Villanova Women’s Tennis traveled to San Diego Calif. on Friday afternoon to take on UC San Diego. After a close match, the Wildcats fell to UC San Diego, 4-3.

Lindsey Evans picked up the win in the No. 3 singles spot for Villanova, 6-2 & 6-4. In the No. 5 spot, Victoria Martinez earned another singles victory as she defeated her opponent in three sets, 3-6,6-4 & 6-3. Lastly, in the No. 6 spot, Carina Burdick won her match, 6-2 & 6-0.

Doubles partners Claudia Althans and Paulina Bajet dropped a close battle against UC San Diego, 7-6 in the No. 3 spot for the Wildcats.

The Wildcats will remain in California as they take on UC Riverside on Saturday, Mar. 3. The match is set to begin at 2 p.m. ET.  


No. 14 UC San Diego 4, Villanova 3


  1. Ashley Chao (UCSD) def. Lexi DeNucci (VU) 6-2, 6-2
  2. Becky Chou (UCSD) def. Claudia Althans (VU) 6-4, 7-6 (7-4)
  3. Lindsey Evans (VU) def. Alexandra Weil (UCSD) 6-2, 6-4
  4. #40 Valeria Corral (UCSD) def. Alexandra Krogius (VU) 6-2, 6-4
  5. Victoria Martinez (VU) def. Madison Hale (UCSD) 3-6, 6-4, 6-3
  6. Carina Burdick (VU) def. Shuchen Lin (UCSD) 6-2, 6-0




  1. Ashley Chao/Backy Chou (UCSD) def. Lindsey Evans/Victoria Martinez (VU) 6-2
  2. Madison Hale/Alexandra Weil (UCSD) def. Lexi DeNucci/Kaylan Rotman (VU) 6-3
  3. Nousha Nowamooz/Chloe Wright (UCSD) def. Claudia Althans/Paulina Bajet (VU) 7-6 (7-2)