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49ers Advance to Big West Championship Match With 4-1 Victory Over UC Santa Barbara
Senior Sarah Cantlay sealed the win for LBSU as the 49ers advance to their 13th straight Big West Tournament championship match.

Senior Sarah Cantlay sealed the win for LBSU as the 49ers advance to their 13th straight Big West Tournament championship match.

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April 27, 2013

Indian Wells, Calif. - No. 45 Long Beach State advanced to its 13th straight Big West Tournament Championship match with a 4-1 victory over UC Santa Barbara Saturday at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.

The win is the 12th in a row for the 49ers (20-3) who took an early lead by winning the doubles point. Klaudia Malenovska and Sarah Cantlay blanked Erica Cano and Priscila Garcia 8-0 while Ebba Unden and Karolina Rozenberg won 8-2 over April Scatliffe and Kiersten Meehan.

In singles play, Ebba Unden put the 49ers up 2-0 with her 6-2, 6-1 victory over April Scatliffe. Erica Cano then picked up the lone point for UCSB (15-9) with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Anne-Sophie Willems, but LBSU would recover as Anna Jeczmionka beat Priscila Garcia 6-3, 6-2 and Sarah Cantlay sealed the win as she beat Paola Cos 2-6, 6-2, 6-1.

The 49ers will face UC Irvine in the finals tomorrow for the sixth consecutive year. Long Beach State has won each of the past two years and is 7-1 all-time against the Anteaters. The match will begin at 9 a.m.

Big West Tournament Semifinals: #2 LBSU vs. #3 UC Santa Barbara

Doubles:

1. Ebba Unden/Karolina Rozenberg (LBSU) def. April Scatliffe/Kiersten Meehan (UCSB) 8-2

2. Sarah Cantlay/Klaudia Malenovska (LBSU) def. Erica Cano/Priscila Garcia (UCSB) 8-0

3. Anna Jeczmionka/Anne-Sophie Willems (LBSU) vs. Stacy Yam/Paola Cos (UCSB), Did Not Finish

Singles:

1. Ebba Unden (LBSU) def. April Scatliffe (UCSB) 6-2, 6-1

2. Klaudia Malenovska (LBSU) vs. Kiersten Meehan (UCSB), Did Not Finish

3. Sarah Cantlay (LBSU) def. Paola Cos (UCSB) 2-6, 6-2, 6-1

4. Anna Jeczmionka (LBSU) def. Priscila Garcia (UCSB) 6-3, 6-2

5. Karolina Rozenberg (LBSU) vs. Stacy Yam (UCSB), Did Not Finish

6. Erica Cano (UCSB) def. Anne-Sophie Willems (LBSU) 6-4, 6-3

 

 

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