Irvine Valley's women's tennis team started off conference the right way by defeating Cypress, 7-2, at home on Thursday.
Irvine Valley improved its record to 2-3 overall.
The Lasers won four of six matches in singles and swept the three doubles contests.
All four singles victories were in straight sets.
Freshman Kristina Ebon defeated Cypress Liz Pal, 6-2, 6-2, at No. 4 singles.
At No. 1 singles, IVC freshman Renee Walton lost a tough three-set match 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 to Cypress Jessica Cornea.
In doubles, Irvine Valley had an easy time at the second and third positions.
At No. 1 doubles, Walton and Ebon defeated Cypress' Cornea and Melissa Gahungu, 8-6.
Irvine Valley plays again next Tuesday at Fullerton.
1) Cornea (CYP) def. Renee Walton (IVC), 6-1, 3-6, 6-2
2) Gahungu (CYP) def. Ruth Chou (IVC), 6-4, 6-3
3) Kristina Ebon (IVC) def. Pal (CYP), 6-2, 6-2
4) Marissa Woolsley (IVC) def. Sounaleth (CYP), 6-2, 6-2
5) Parmida Navabsavavi (IVC) def. Fullante (CYP), 6-2, 6-0
6) Anna Pham (IVC) def. Lewis (CYP), 6-0, 6-0
1) Walton/Ebon (IVC) def. Cornea/Gahungu (CYP), 8-6
2) Christine Yamasaki/Chou (IVC) def. Pal/Sounaleth (CYP), 8-0
3) Julia Gotico/Pham (IVC) def. Fullante/Lewis (CYP), 8-0