The eighth-seeded Cal Poly women’s tennis team got off to a strong start at the Big West Conference Tournament on Wednesday morning.
In No. 1 doubles, Cal Poly’s Zoe Oedekerk and Dané Joubert defeated UC Riverside’s Karla Dulay and Tamila Vaksman, 6-3.
Molly Reed and Abigail Bacharach won the No. 3 doubles point for the Mustangs, defeating Abby Valera and Kassie Truong, 6-0.
Joubert then secured a 6-0, 6-1 victory over Natalie Penner in No. 5 singles.
Reed won her fifth straight singles match, defeating Vaksman by scores of 6-0 and 6-4 in the No. 6 position. She improved to 7-2 from the No. 6 spot this season.
Bacharach clinched the match with a two-set win against Caroline Hall, 6-4, 6-3, in No. 4 singles.