February 18, 2007

Bears Win Three Matches over Weekend to Even Record at 3-3

Feb. 18, 2007

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown women's tennis team (3-3) won three matches over the weekend, including two on Saturday, to even its record at 3-3 on the season. The Bears swept Bucknell, 7-0, Saturday morning, before earning a 5-2 win over UMass in the afternoon. On Sunday morning, Brown earned another sweep, this time posting a 7-0 win over Rutgers. The Bears won all of thier singles matches against Bucknell in straight sets, but the UMass and Rutgers matches were both much closer as three of the singles matches against UMass and three against Rutgers went to three sets.

Brown 7, Bucknell 0
Doubles
#1 Michelle Pautler/Sara Mansur (BR) def. Gamboa/Calcaterra (BU) 8-3
#2 Kelley Kirkpatrick/Emily Ellis (BR) def. Globerman/Baffa (BU) 8-1
#3 Daisy Ames/Kathrin Sorokko (BR) def. Sotak/Weissand (BU) 8-2

Singles
#1 Alexa Baggio (BR) def. Gamboa (BU) 6-2, 6-1
#2 Emily Ellis (BR) def. Calcaterra (BU) 6-3, 6-2
#3 Tanja Vucetic (BR) def. Sotak (BU) 6-1, 6-1
#4 Kelley Kirkpatrick (BR) def. Grossman (BU) 6-1, 6-1
#5 Brett Finkelstein (BR) def. Weissand (BU) 6-1, 6-2
#6 Kathrin Sorokko (BR) def. Baffa (BU) 6-3, 6-0

Brown 5, UMass 2
Doubles
#1 Michelle Pautler/Sara Mansur (B) def. Spiess/DeJong (M) 8-2
#2 Pozar/Lecluyse (M) def. Kelley Kirkpatrick/Emily Ellis (B) 8-3
#3 Daisy Ames/Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. Murillo/Stamimirovic (M) 8-5

Singles
#1 Daisy Ames (B) def. Spiess (M) 2-6, 7-5, 6-4
#2 Pozar (M) def. Michelle Pautler (B) 7-6 (5), 7-5
#3 DeJong (M) def. Sara Mansur (B) 6-4, 6-4
#4 Emily Ellis (B) def. Stamimirovic (M) 6-1, 6-1
#5 Alexa Baggio (B) def. Lecluyse (M) 3-6, 6-3, 2-0 ret
#6 Tanja Vucetic (B) def. Gemeniz (M) 6-4, 7-6 (4)

Brown 7, Rutgers 0
Doubles
#1 Zoretser/Arlak(R) def. Michelle Pautler/Sara Mansur (B) 8-5
#2 Kelley Kirkpatrick/Emily Ellis (B) def. Elderbush/Baker (R) 8-3
#3 Daisy Ames/Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. Dujsic/Tran (R) 8-6

Singles
#1 Daisy Ames (B) def. Elderbush (R) 6-1, 7-6 (6)
#2 Michelle Pautler (B) def. Arlak (R) 6-1, 6-1
#3 Sara Mansur (B) def. Dujsic (R) 5-7, 6-2, 6-4
#4 Emily Ellis (B) def. Baker (R) 6-2, 6-4
#5 Alexa Baggio (B) def. Edelshein (R) 3-6, 6-2, (10-2)
#6 Kelley Kirkpatrick (B) def. Tran (R) 1-6, 6-0, (10-7)