April 11, 1998
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah women's tennis team suffered its forth straight defeat Saturday losing to No. 42 ranked UNLV 5-1. Anna Svedenhov came away with the Utes only victory on the day by downing GeeGee Garvin 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.
The Rebels' Susie Kocsis beat Megan Payne 6- 3, 2-6, 6-4 at the No. 2 position. Utah senior Linda Engblom, playing at the No. 3 spot, lost to Veronica Goude in another three setter 7-5, 0-6, 6-3. At No. 4, Rebecca Rushforth lost in straight sets to Lisa Annebro 6-2, 6-1.
The Utes' Angie Olson and Heidi Thomas lost at the No. 5 and No. 6 spots to Britta Gabl and Marie Linusson, respectively. The doubles portion of the contest was not played. The loss drops Utah to 9-8 on the year.
Results Utah 1 UNLV 5
Singles: Anna Svedenhov (UU) def. GeeGee Garvin (UNLV) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 Susie Kocsis (UNLV) def. Megan Payne (UU) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 Veronica Goude (UNLV) def. Linda Engblom (UU) 7-5, 0-6, 6-3 Lisa Annebro (UNLV) def. Rebecca Rushforth (UU) 6-2, 6-1 Britta Gabl (UNLV) def. Angie Olson (UU) 6-4, 6-2 Marie Linusson (UNLV) def. Heidi Thomas (UNLV) 7-6, 6-4