Top-seeded Mimi Burgos of University City High School had to go three sets to defeat Andi Sissel of Fallbrook, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, Tuesday in the first round of the San Diego Section girls' individual tennis playoffs at the San Diego Tennis and Racquet Club.
All of the ranked players won their first-round matches. Second-seeded Laura Richards of Vista defeated Kristy Howard of Monte Vista, 6-0, 6-0, and third-seeded Cammie Foley of Bonita Vista beat Jean Chase of Southwest, 6-0, 6-0.
In the doubles matches, the top-seeded team of Branaca Elsberry and Lynn Coakley of Bishop's beat Negin Naghdi and Justine Lesch of Coronado, 6-0, 6-2. The second-seeded team of Carla Quaresma and Charlotte Skive of Poway defeated Sara Dulay and Candy Inman of Escondido, 6-2, 6-0.
Both the second- and third-round matches in singles and doubles will be held today, beginning at 1 p.m., at the Racquet Club.
First-Round Singles Results:
Mimi Burgos (University City) def. Andi Sissel (Fallbrook), 6-2, 3-6, 6-4; Susan Hawke (Patrick Henry) def. Shannon Chittleman (Patrick Henry), 6-0, 6-0; Beth Choate (San Pasqual) def. Elba Santella (Vincent Memorial), 2-6, 6-1, 6-1; Shamen Dugger (Coronado) def. Sara Zarrabi (Coronado), 6-3, 6-3; Cammie Foley (Bonita Vista) def. Jean Chase (Southwest), 6-0, 6-0; Leah Splavec (Poway) def. Kathy Ruston (Marian), 6-1, 6-3; Zarina Galvay (Hoover) def. Robin Chatman (La Jolla), 6-0, 6-0; Nicole Main (San Pasqual) def. Pamela Sue Tenney (Patrick Henry), 6-2, 6-2.
Kristin Costi (USDHS) def. Karen McCaulay (Bonita Vista), 0-6, 6-2, 7-5; Angelica Galvadon (Our Lady of Peace) def. Rosie Cagide (Ramona), 6-1, 6-3; Stephanie Wills (Bishop's) def. Hillary Park (Grossmont), 6-2, 6-0; Veena Prabhakar (Bonita Vista) def. Jeanette Karner (El Cajon Valley), 6-0, 6-0; Heidi D'Janogly (San Marcos) def. Esther O'Brien (Christian), 6-0, 6-1; Roseann Alva (Carlsbad) def. Marni Hunt (Coronado), 6-1, 6-1; Christine Rilovick (Mt. Carmel) def. Michelle Sanderlin (Monte Vista), 6-2, 6-2; Laura Richards (Vista) def. Kristy Howard (Monte Vista), 6-0, 6-0.