Hawaii Beat


POSTED: Wednesday, April 01, 2009

HPU tennis teams fall in Georgia

Hawaii Pacific's tennis teams were swept yesterday by Armstrong Atlantic (Ga.) yesterday at the AASU Tennis Complex in Savannah Ga.

The No. 6-ranked Sea Warriors men's team fell to the No. 5 Pirates 8-1. Paul Fitzgerald, at No. 4 singles, picked up HPU's only win.

HPU's No. 18-ranked women's team also fell 8-1 to the top-ranked Lady Pirates. Aleksandr Stankovic and Sandra Wikstrom defeated Kathleen Henry and Tina Ronel in No. 3 doubles for the Sea Warriors' lone victory.


Stanislaus sweeps twin bill from UHH

Cal State Stanislaus took two softball games from Hawaii-Hilo with 10-0 and 4-1 victories yesterday at Turlock, Calif.

In the opener, CSUS (18-10) jumped out to a 9-0 lead after two innings en route to the blowout. The Vulcans only mustered two hits.

Sarah Weisskopf drove in the only run for UHH (17-16) in the second game.

» Chaminade (7-25, 8-12 PacWest) swept Notre Dame de Namur (8-25-1, 0-18) for the second time this season with wins of 6-1 and 6-2 yesterday at San Mateo, Calif.

Silverswords freshman Anuhea Yamaguchi hit her first career home run and drove in five runs on the day.