February 19, 2011

Bears Fall to #36 Princeton, 5-2

PRINCETON, NJ - The Brown women's tennis team (3-5) fell to top-seeded and 35th-ranked Princeton, 5-2, in the ECAC Indoor Championship Semi-Finals on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers claimed the doubles point by winning all three matches and then won four of the six singles matches for the 5-2 victory. Senior Bianca Aboubakare (Orange, CA) and junior Cassandra Herzberg (Miami Beach, FL) both won in singles for the Bears, who will face Harvard at 12:00 noon on Sunday.

#36 Princeton 5, Brown 2
Doubles
#1 - H. Bartlett/Marable (Princeton) vs. B. Aboubakare/Harrow (Brown) DNF
#2 - Chow/Flanigan (Princeton) def. C. Aboubakare/Krasowski (Brown) 8-6
#3 - Saiontz/Ashley (Princeton) def. Caldwell/Herzberg (Brown) 8-2
Singles
#1 - H. Bartlett (Princeton) def. Misia Krasowski (Brown) 6-4, 6-4
#2 - Bianca Aboubakare (Brown) def. Marable (Princeton) 7-6 (8), 5-7, 10-8
#3 - Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) def. Saiontz (Princeton) 4-6, 6-3, 10-7
#4 - Chow (Princeton) def. Jessica Harrow (Brown) 6-3, 7-5
#5 - Flanigan (Princeton) def. Julie Flanzer (Brown) 6-1, 7-5
#6 - Ashley (Princeton) def. Ariel Caldwell (Brown) 6-2, 6-2

Pictured: Cassandra Herzberg '12. Photo by DSPics.net.