Ventura College Athletics

Pirates Drop 6-3 Decision at Glendale

Pirate freshman Aliyah Amayaned two points Thursday in Glendale with a win at No. 4 singles and a victory with Keressa Garland at No. 2 doubles.
Pirate freshman Aliyah Amayaned two points Thursday in Glendale with a win at No. 4 singles and a victory with Keressa Garland at No. 2 doubles.

The Pirates' women's tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision at Glendale College on Thursday afternoon. Aliyah Amaya earned two points for Ventura (0-3, 0-2) with a 6-4, 7-5 victory in No. 4 singles and an 8-3 triumph in No. 2 doubles with partner Keressa Garland. Tanya Thompson won the Pirates' other point with a 6-3, 7-5 win in No. 2 singles.

The Pirates will return to action on Tuesday Feb. 12, hosting Canyons at 2:00 pm at the VC Tennis Center.

Ventura 3, Glendale 6

Singles
1. Alexis Hernandez  (VC) lost to Isabella Chacon (GC) 6-0, 6-1
2. Tanya Thompson (VC) def. Gabriella Contratto (GC) 6-3, 7-5
3. Keressa Garland (VC) lost to Elen Ghazaryan (GC) 6-1, 6-4
4. Aliyah Amaya (VC) def. Maria Villegas Avila (GC) 6-4, 7-5
5. Cali Iadevaia (VC) lost to Jennifer Goldsbury (GC) 6-2, 6-4
6. Emily Ward (VC) lost to Marissa Deciga (GC) 6-4, 6-7, 7-6

Doubles
1. Hernandez/Thompson (VC) lost to Chacon/Ghazaryan (GC) 8-1
2. Garland/Amaya (VC) def. Contratto/Villegas Avila (GC) 8-3
3. Iadevaia/Ward (VC) lost to Goldsbury/Karina Ramirez (GC) 8-5

Season Record: Ventura 0-3 (0-2)