Senior Jana Juricova dropped only one set in singles in the weekend tournament and swept her opponents on the top court.

Cal annihilates regional opponents after two-month layoff

The Cal women’s tennis team started off the new year with a tyrannizing performance in this weekend’s Cal Winter Invitational. The Invitational, played in the friendly confines of the Hellman Tennis Complex, was an unadulterated massacre as the No. 8 Bears overmatched Cal Poly, Fresno State and Saint Mary’s over
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Juricova heads east, looks to beast, or feast at least

Jana Juricova’s record stands at 11-2. She has advanced far in all three tournaments she has played in, winning one. Yet, for Juricova, the country’s top collegiate tennis player, it has been an underwhelming campaign. This weekend, Juricova will travel to New York for the largest tournament of the fall
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Tayler Davis Feature

Break point

Tayler Davis passed up a chance at a payday playing professional tennis. She hasn’t looked back since.

Tayler Davis’ serve is an act in two parts: anticipation and violence. She bounces the ball four times against the ground, and tosses it skyward. The ball is still. In moments, it will be smashed and forever lost amidst a cacophony of groundstrokes and volleys. Her body hesitates, coils and
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Sophomore Alice Duranteau captured the second-tier singles title this weekend.

Young Bears succeed in Moraga

MORAGA, Calif. — Experience proved not to be necessary in the Saint Mary’s Invitational, as first-time Cal competitors were the highlight of the weekend. Sophomore Alice Duranteau won the second-tier singles tournament, working her way through five matches to nab the trophy. Duranteau is now 15-1 since April, beginning the
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Chang, Visico lead charge into Saint Mary’s Invitational

The Cal women’s tennis team will look to prove its depth this weekend, as seniors Stephany Chang and Catalina Visico lead the charge over the Berkeley Hills to Moraga, Calif., for the Saint Mary’s Invitational. The five Cal players who did not travel to the All-American Championships last weekend will
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Cal’s depth on display in weekend’s tournament

Coming into this weekend’s Cal Nike Invitational, the Cal women’s tennis team was sitting pretty. Four of the top five seeded players were Bears, including the top three – Jana Juricova, Tayler Davis and Annie Goransson. Although this is in part due to the lack of other top teams competing
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Tayler Davis reached the final of the Cal Nike Invitational on Sunday but failed to win a game against teammate Jana Juricova.

Juricova plays so nice, she wins it twice

Jana Juricova’s senior season started with a bang during this weekend’s Cal Nike Invitational at the Hellman Tennis Complex. Juricova and new doubles partner Annet Schutting captured the doubles’ crown, and Juricova rolled through teammate Tayler Davis to win the singles’ championship. Although the doubles championship against Sacramento State was
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