No. 62 Women’s Tennis Closes Out Season with 5-2 Triumph Over No. 67 Yale

No. 62 Women’s Tennis Closes Out Season with 5-2 Triumph Over No. 67 Yale

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The No. 62 Brown women's tennis team defeated No. 67 Yale, 5-2, at the Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center on Saturday in its season finale. After falling in doubles play, the Bears went on to win five-of-six singles matches to claim with win.

Junior Dayna Lord (Bloomfield, Conn.) got the Bears started in singles play with a 6-3, 6-2 win in the first spot. In second singles, sophomore Alyza Benotto (Los Angeles, Calif.) won with a score of 6-3, 6-1. Next, senior Hannah Camhi took the victory in third singles, 6-4, 7-5. The win marks Camhi's 85th career singles' win, moving her into sole possession of second all-time at Brown.

Sophomore Maddie Stearns (Short Hills, N.J.) kept it going for Brown and came back to post a 4-6, 6-3, 6-5 (7) win in fourth singles. Freshman Katie Ta (Mission Viejo, Calif.) rounded out the singles wins with a 7-5, 6-3 showing in the fifth spot.

Camhi closes her career first all-time at Brown with 84 career doubles wins and ranks second in career combined wins with 169.

Doubles
1. Jiang/Hamilton (Y) def. Lord/Benotto (B) 6-4
2. R. Li/Finke (Y) def. Camhi/Ta (B) 6-0
3. S. Li/Shklover (Y) vs. A. Mandalap/Stearns 4-3 Unfinished

Singles
1. Lord (B) def. Hamilton (Y) 6-3 6-2
2. Benotto (B) def. Jiang (Y) 6-3 6-1
3. Camhi (B) def. R. Li (Y) 6-4 7-5
4. Stearns (B) def. C. Amos (Y) 4-6 6-3 6-5 (7)
5. Ta (B) def. Finke (Y) 7-5 6-3
6. Zordani (Y) def. A. Mandalap (B) 7-6 4-6 (10-8)