Nunez and Manheimer earn singles play wins but Aztecs women's tennis falls to No. 15 Mesa CC

Freshman Jazmin Nunez (Cholla HS) earned one of two wins in singles play for the Aztecs. She beat Brooke MacLay at No. 5 singles 7-5, 6-3. The Aztecs fell to No. 15 Mesa Community College 7-2 snapping a three-match winning streak. Pima is now 3-3 overall. Photo by Stephanie Van Latum
Freshman Jazmin Nunez (Cholla HS) earned one of two wins in singles play for the Aztecs. She beat Brooke MacLay at No. 5 singles 7-5, 6-3. The Aztecs fell to No. 15 Mesa Community College 7-2 snapping a three-match winning streak. Pima is now 3-3 overall. Photo by Stephanie Van Latum

The Pima Community College women's tennis team (3-3) had its three-match winning streak snapped on Thursday at Mesa Community College.

  • The Aztecs fell to No. 15 ranked Thunderbirds 7-2.
  • Freshman Olivia Manheimer (Ironwood Ridge HS) won her match at No. 1 singles over Alahzay Rossi 6-1, 6-1.
  • Freshman Jazmin Nunez (Cholla HS) earned her victory at No. 5 singles against Brooke MacLay 7-5, 6-3.
  • Freshman Melina Oropeza (Nogales HS) dropped her match at No. 2 singles against Sabrina Sanchez 6-0, 6-1 while sophomore Ashley Fitzsimmons (Walden Grove HS) lost at No. 3 singles to Paige Stanford 6-2, 6-1. Freshman Valeria Miranda (Sunnyside HS) fell at No. 4 singles to Cindy Anders 6-0, 6-1.
  • In doubles competition, Manheimer and Oropeza lost at No. 1 doubles to Sanchez and Ana Villavazo 8-5. The No. 2 doubles team of Fitzsimmons and Miranda fell to Stanford and Anders 8-2.

The Aztecs will be on the road next Thursday, Apr. 4 when they play at Glendale Community College. The match begins at 1:30 p.m.