Three Women's Tennis Players Advance to Ojai Semifinals

Three Women's Tennis Players Advance to Ojai Semifinals

Ojai, California - Trinity's Caroline Kutach, Zoe Kaffen, and Mary Kaffen earned Semifinals berths Friday at the Ojai Tennis Tournament.



Top-seeded Caroline Kutach defeated #7 Christie Kurdys of California Lutheran University 6-1, 6-0 in Friday's Singles Quarterfinals.

Fifth-seeded Zoe Kaffen beat #4 Anna Tifrea of the California Institute of Technology 6-2, 6-2.

Unseeded Mary Kaffen outfought sixth-seeded Esther Bowers of fellow Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference member Southwestern (TX) University 0-6, 7-6 (6), 6-4.

The top-seeded doubles team of the Kaffen sisters prevailed 6-3, 6-2 over Amanda Rodriguez and Kindall Yeung of Whittier (CA) College in the Quarterfinals.



Kutach will play teammate Zoe Kaffen in Saturday's Singles Semifinals, while Mary Kaffen takes on third-seeded Kana Moriyama of Caltech. Each match is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m. (PT).

The Kaffens meet the unseeded duo of Nicole Alvarez and Lilijana Semak of California Lutheran in the Doubles Semifinals at 2:00 p.m.