Proven winner and championship-caliber coach Per Nilsson will lead the Pepperdine women's tennis team into a new era as he has been named to succeed Gualberto Escudero as the head coach.
After walking away with a come-from-behind upset victory yesterday to open the NCAA Doubles Championship, Michaela Capannolo and Yuki Chiang of the Pepperdine women's tennis team were unable to replicate the magic on the court today in the round of 16. The Wave duo fell to #5-ranked Beatrice Capra and Hanna Mar of Duke in straight sets.
Michaela Capannolo and Yuki Chiang of the Pepperdine women's tennis team made their debut today at the NCAA Doubles Championship and looked like seasoned veterans at the national tournament. The #78-ranked pair dispatched #30 Daneika Borthwick and Kerrie Cartwright of Florida State with a brilliant come-from-behind three set victory.