#49 Bears Fall to #68 Missouri, 5-2

BOCA RATON, FL – Playing its first match after a 12-day hiatus, the 49th-ranked Brown women's tennis team (13-4) dropped a 5-2 decision to #68 Missouri in a neutral-site match played in Boca Raton, Florida. Brown won the doubles point with wins in all three matches. However, Missouri claimed five of the six singles matches to earn the 5-2 win. Freshman Laura Wiley (Ft. Lauderdale, FL), playing in her home state, posted Brown's lone singles win, a 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 decision at #4 singles. She also combined with senior Carissa Aboubakare (Orange, CA) for an 8-1 win at #3 doubles to go 2-0 on the day.

Brown closes out the non-league portion of its schedule on Friday, March 30th with a 1:00 p.m. contest at Florida International. The Bears open Ivy play on Friday, April 6th with a 2:00 p.m. contest at home against Princeton.

#68 Missouri 5, #49 Brown 2
Doubles

#1 – Harrow/Herzberg (Brown) def. Mera/Pantic (Missouri) 8-4
#2 – Caldwell/Krasowski (Brown) def. Christensen/Stuhlmann (Missouri) 8-7
#3 – Aboubakare/Wiley (Brown) def. Chiaf/Clark (Missouri) 8-1
Singles

#1 – Nina Pantic (Missouri) def. Misia Krasowski (Brown) 6-1, 6-0
#2 – (#94) Rachel Stuhlmann (Missouri) def. Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (1)
#3 – Maria Christensen (Missouri) def. Jessica Harrow (Brown) 6-3, 6-3
#4 – Laura Wiley (Brown) def. Jamie Mera (Missouri) 6-3, 4-6, 6-1
#5 – Alexandra Clark (Missouri) def. Julie Flanzer (Brown) 7-6, 6-2
#6 – Annemijin Koenen (Missouri) def. Sarah Kandath (Brown) 6-4, 6-2