Early upset can’t deliver Bears a victory over Vols

Cal bounced in round of 16 despite knocking off Tennessee's top-ranked doubles team

Thursday had all the makings of a classic underdog story. With the score sitting at 6-4 in favor of Tennessee, the nation’s top-ranked tandem of Boris Conkic and John Patrick-Smith were two points way from securing the doubles point against Cal in the NCAA round of 16. But in a
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Mari Andersson was one of three Cal players to capture a singles match in Friday's round of 16. Andersson defeated Georgia's Nadja Gilchrist, 7-5, 6-2.

Juricova’s loss ends Cal’s postseason run

Leading, 4-1, in the third set against  Georgia’s  Chelsey Gullickson, top-ranked  Jana Juricova looked poised to carry the Cal women’s tennis team into the next round in the NCAA tournament. With the match locked at 3-3, Juricova was the perfect player for the Bears at a time like this. However,
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Vols end Cal’s run in round of 16

Bears can't take advantage of doubles upset

For the No. 15 Cal men’s tennis team, the dual season was filled with highs and lows. Its final match against No. 3 Tennessee was no exception. Despite starting off the day with a doubles upset, the Bears eventually fell, 4-2, to the Volunteers in Thursday’s round of 16 at
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‘Dawgs pounce early, bounce Cal in round of 16

After months of preparation for the NCAA tournament, Cal women’s tennis team’s hopes of lifting its first NCAA title fizzled away on Friday, as the Bears were edged out by Georgia, 4-3, at Stanford’s Taube Tennis Center. After blazing past Boston University and No. 18 USC in the first two
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