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Vaqueros top Canyons 8-1 for sixth straight win

Anya Nicolaides erased a 4-2 first-set deficit to win the No. 3 singles 6-4, 6-1. She also took the No. 2 doubles 8-2 with Victoria Dafos. (File photo by Ken Sciallo/Sevilla Photography)
Anya Nicolaides erased a 4-2 first-set deficit to win the No. 3 singles 6-4, 6-1. She also took the No. 2 doubles 8-2 with Victoria Dafos. (File photo by Ken Sciallo/Sevilla Photography)

SBCC won the No. 2 through 5 singles and only dropped nine games in eight sets on Friday in an 8-1 women's tennis win over Canyons.

The Vaqueros captured their sixth straight match and improved to 8-1 overall and 6-0 in the WSC North. Canyons (3-3, 3-1) suffered its first WSC loss.

Jamaica Buyse, Anya Nicolaides, Victoria Dafos and Maddie Mitchell posted two-set sweeps for Santa Barbara, which has won three matches in the last four days. Nicolaides fell behind 4-2 in the first set of the No. 3 match, then won 10 of 11 games to knock off Nicole Villarta 6-4, 6-1.

The Vaqueros will play at Bakersfield on Tuesday at 2 p.m.

Singles
1. Una Stanisavljevic, COC, def. Joica Buyse 6-1, 1-6, 6-3
2. Jamaica Buyse, SBCC, def. Marisa Wambolt 6-3, 6-1
3. Anya Nicolaides, SBCC, def. Nicole Villarta 6-4, 6-1
4. Victoria Dafos, SBCC, def. Celeste Hernandez 6-0, 6-0
5. Maddie Mitchell, SBCC, def. Calista Lian 6-0, 6-0
6. Julia Jakobsen, SBCC, won by default

Doubles
1. Buyse/Buyse, SBCC, def. Stanisavljevic/Wambolt 8-2
2. Nicolaides/Dafos, SBCC, def. Villarta/Hernandez 8-2
3. Jakobsen/Jule Lauinger, SBCC, won by default