March 12, 2007

Bears Post Wins over URI, 6-1, and West Virginia, 5-2

March 12, 2007

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown women's tennis team (5-7) picked up two wins at home this weekend, defeating URI, 6-1, on Saturday, before earning a 5-2 win over West Virginia on Sunday. The win over the Rams marks the first loss of the season for the Bears' in-state rival. Senior Michelle Pautler (Kamuela, HI) led Brown with two singles wins and two doubles wins, while senior Daisy Ames (Atlanta, GA) and sophomore Sara Mansur (Houston, TX) each earned one singles win and two doubles wins. Freshman Emily Ellis (Dallas, TX) also had three wins with two in singles action and one in doubles.

Brown 6, URI 1
Doubles
#1 Michelle Pautler/Sara Mansur (B) def. Maurer/Hedstrom (R) 8-1
#2 Kelley Kirkpatrick/Emily Ellis (B) def. Chacon/Peele (R) 8-0
#3 Daisy Ames/Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. Berletta/Catanzano (R) 8-1

Singles
#1 Maurer (R) def. Daisy Ames (B) 6-7 (4), 6-3, 1-0 (10-6)
#2 Michelle Pautler (B) def. Chacon (R) 6-2, 6-1
#3 Sara Mansur (B) def. Peele (R) 6-2, 6-2
#4 Brett Finkelstein (B) def. Hedstrom (R) 6-2, 6-2
#5 Alexa Baggio (B) def. Berletta (R) 6-4, 6-2
#6 Emily Ellis (B) def. Catanzano (R) 6-0, 6-2

Brown 5, West Virginia 2
Doubles
#1 Michelle Pautler/Sara Mansur (B) def. Prinz/Percival (WV) 8-5
#2 Lyskawa/Walsh (WV) def. Kelley Kirkpatrick/ Emily Ellis (B) 8-5
#3 Daisy Ames/Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. LaFortune/Kaluza (WV) 8-4

SinglesDaisy Ames (B) def Prinz (WV) 5-7, 6-4, 6-3
#2 Michelle Pautler (B) def. Percival (WV) 6-3, 5-7, 6-2
#3 Lyskawa (WV) def. Sara Mansur (B) 5-7, 6-3, 6-4
#4 Walsh (WV) def. Brett Finkelstein (B) 7-6 (1), 6-0
#5 Alexa Baggio (B) def. LaFortune (WV) 6-2, 6-4
#6 Emily Ellis (B) def. Kaluza (WV) 6-2, 1-6, 7-5