Ventura College Athletics

Pirate Women Fall Against Santa Barbara

Pirate freshman Sylvie Van Cott won her No. 1 singles match Tuesday in Ventura's home contest against Santa Barbara City College.
Pirate freshman Sylvie Van Cott won her No. 1 singles match Tuesday in Ventura's home contest against Santa Barbara City College.

The VC women's tennis team fell to defeat at the hands of Santa Barbara City College Tuesday afternoon at the VC Tennis Center. Sylvie Van Cott was the lone winner for VC (4-4, 2-4), capturing her No. 1 singles match, 7-6 (1), 6-4. Denissa Garcia and Isabella DeRosa had a close 8-5 defeat at No. 3 doubles.

Ventura continues Western State Conference play on Thursday Mar. 5 at Glendale. They return home on Friday Mar. 6 to face San Diego City College in a non-conference match.

Ventura 1, Santa Barbara 8

Doubles
1. Van Cott/Rojas (VC) lost to Coulson/Mannix (SBCC), 8-2
2. Jones/Thompson (VC) lost to Jamaica Buyse/Joica Buyse (SBCC), 8-3
3. Garcia/Isabella DeRosa (VC) lost to Allen/Paillon (SBCC), 8-5

Singles
1. Sylvie Van Cott (VC) def. Kelly Coulson (SBCC), 7-6 (1), 6-4
2. Aline Rojas (VC) lost to Jamaica Buyse (SBCC), 6-1, 6-2
3. Allison Jones (VC) lost to Maura Mannix (SBCC), 6-2, 6-3
4. Denissa Garcia (VC) lost to Joica Buyse (SBCC), 6-2, 6-3
5. Tanya Thompson (VC) lost to Ashley Allen (SBCC), 6-2, 6-0
6. Dee Emami (VC) lost to Sydney Paillon (SBCC), 6-1, 6-0