April 21, 2002

Women's Tennis Splits Weekend Matches With Dartmouth and Harvard.

April 21, 2002

The women's tennis team closed out the season this weekend, spliting its matches with Dartmouth (W, 4-3) and Harvard (L, 7-0), and finishing with a 13-6 overall record and a 3-4 mark in the Ivy League.

On Friday afternoon, Brown defeated Dartmouth, 4-3, in its final home match of the season. Freshman Kerry Meath led the Bears with a win at #5 singles (3-6, 7-6 (2), 6-0) and combined with junior Caroline Casey for a win at #3 doubles (8-6). Although Brown didn't win the doubles point, the Bears won four singles contests for the 4-3 win. In addition to Meath, sophomore Victoria Beck won at #2 (6-4, 7-6). Freshmen Alex Arlak won at #3 (7-6 (5), 0-6, 6-2, and junior Maria Elena del Valle won the deciding match at #6 (6-1, 3-6, 6-4).

The Bears closed out the season with a 7-0 loss at Harvard on Sunday afternoon. Beck and Arlak won the sole point for Brown, picking up an 8-6 win at #1 doubles.