February 19, 2012

Bears Finish in Fourth Place at ECAC Team Championships

NEW HAVEN, CT – The 38th-ranked Brown women's tennis team (7-3) dropped its final two matches at the ECAC Team Championships, falling to #43 Princeton, 4-3, in the semifinals and then #54 Boston College, 4-2, in the third-place match. Seeded second in the tournament, the third-seeded Tigers edged the Bears on Saturday, before the fourth-seeded Eagles claimed the third place match on Sunday. Junior Misia Krasowski (Deerfield, IL) and senior Julie Flanzer (Highland Park, IL) led the Bears, as each won their respective singles matches against Princeton and Boston College. Freshman Nikita Uberoi (Boca Raton, FL) also earned a win against Princeton to account for Brown's third point.

#43 Princeton 4, #38 Brown 3

Doubles

#1 – (#35) Bartlett/Graff (P) def. Caldwell/Krasowski (Brown) 8-2
#2 – (#49) Goepel/Saiontz (P) def. Herzberg/Kandath (Brown) 6-5 (2)
#3 – Chow/Flanigan (P) def. Flanzer/Nikita Uberoi (Brown) 8-3
Singles

#1 – Misia Krasowski (Brown) def. (#84) Hilary Bartlett (P) 6-4, 6-2
#2 – Graff (P) def. Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) 6-2, 6-2
#3 – Saiontz (P) def. Sarah Kandath (Brown) 6-1, 7-6 (5)
#4 – Flanigan (P) def. Laura Wiley (Brown) 7-5, 4-6, 6-4
#5 – Julie Flanzer (Brown) def. Goepel (P) 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
#6 – Nikita Uberoi (Brown) def. Chow (P) 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-2

#54 Boston College 4, #38 Brown 2
Singles

#1 – Misia Krasowski (Brown) def. Wacnik (BC) 7-5, 6-0
#2 – Kelleher (BC) def. Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) 6-1, 2-6, 1-0 (13-11)
#3 – Khmylev (BC) def. Sarah Kandath (Brown) 6-3, 7-6 (6)
#4 – Gajic (BC) def. Laura Wiley (Brown) 6-0, 6-2
#5 – Julie Flanzer (Brown) def. Barry (BC) 7-5, 6-1
#6 – Kaupplia (BC) def. Nikita Uberoi (Brown) 3-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-8)
Doubles

#1 – (#14) Kelleher/Khmylev (BC) vs. Caldwell/Krasowski (Brown) DNF
#2 – (#40) Kikuchi/Wacnik (BC) vs. Herzberg/Wiley (Brown) DNF
#3 – Gajic/Kaupplia (BC) vs. Kandath/Nikita Uberoi (Brown) DNF

Pictured: Misia Krasowski '13. Photo by DSPics.net.