#56 Bears Defeat Dartmouth, 5-2, in Final Home Match of Season

PROVIDENCE, RI – The 56th-ranked Brown women's tennis team (17-6, 3-2) rebounded from a pair of losses last weekend with a 5-2 victory over Dartmouth (8-11, 2-3) in its final home match of the 2012 season. The Bears won the doubles point, taking all three matches, and then claimed wins at the top four singles positions to earn the 5-2 victory.

 

Junior Misia Krasowski (Deerfield, IL), sophomore Jessica Harrow (La Crescenta, CA), and freshman Laura Wiley (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) were all 2-0 on the day, winning in both singles and doubles.

Krasowski combined with sophomore Ariel Caldwell (Atlanta, GA) for a 9-8 (3) win at #1 doubles, while Harrow and Wiley combined for a 9-8 (4) win at the #2 position. Senior Carissa Aboubakare (Orange, CA) and freshman Nikita Uberoi (Boca Raton, FL) won at #3, 8-6.

Krasowski posted a 6-4, 6-3 win at #1 singles, while Harrow was victorious at #2, 6-3, 7-5. Wiley claimed a win at #3, 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-2). Senior Julie Flanzer (Highland Park, IL) earned the fourth win for the Bears, 6-1, 6-2 at #4.

Brown continues action on Sunday, April 22nd, when it travels to Cambridge, MA to face Harvard in a 1:00 p.m. match.

#56 Brown 5, Dartmouth 2
Doubles

#1 – Caldwell/Krasowski (B) def. Leonard/Okuda (D) 9-8 (3)
#2 – Harrow/Wiley (B) def. Decker-Sadowski/Liu (D) 9-8 (4)
#3 – Aboubakare/Nikita Uberoi (B) def. Reichel/Smith (D) 8-6
Singles

#1 – Misia Krasowski (B) def. Sarah Leonard (D) 6-4, 6-3
#2 – Jessica Harrow (B) def. Akiko Okuda (D) 6-3, 7-5
#3 – Laura Wiley (B) def. Janet Liu (D) 4-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-2)
#4 – Julie Flanzer (B) def. Melissa Matsuoka (D) 6-1, 6-2
#5 – Theresa Smith (D) def. Sarah Kandath (B) 6-2, 6-3
#6 – Rachel Decker-Sadowski (D) def. Nikita Uberoi (B) 6-1, 6-1