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Stanford's Nicole Gibbs bows out of Bank of the West after three-setter with No. 4 seed Hampton

Original post made on Jul 26, 2013

Nicole Gibbs, just two months and four tournaments into her professional career, gave 29th-ranked Jamie Hampton everything she could handle before losing to the tournament's No. 4 seed, 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-3 yesterday in front of a crowd that included a handful of Stanford football players.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 26, 2013, 8:24 AM

Comments (1)

Posted by Mike, a resident of Highland Oaks
on Jul 26, 2013 at 2:43 pm

How did the middle paragraph get mixed in with the other two?
That's one heck of a non-sequitur!

Among the Stanford football players spotted in attendance supporting Gibbs were quarterback Kevin Hogan . . .

"I won't say they were obnoxious but they were tough," Hampton said. "I'm just happy they came out to support their girl. It wasn't but that's OK."

Gibbs said she will try to qualify for the main draw of the Southern California Open in Carlsbad beginning Saturday.


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