November 20, 2006

Bears Conclude Action at Brown Invite & ITA Regional Championships

Nov. 20, 2006

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown women's tennis team was in action this past weekend at two different events, as sophomores Sara Mansur (Houston, TX) and Brett Finkelstein (North Caldwell, NJ), and seniors Michelle Pautler (Kamuela, HI) and Daisy Ames (Atlanta, GA) were at the ITA Regional Championships at Dartmouth. The rest of the team competed in the Brown Invitational in a series of hidden duals with members of the Army, URI, and UMass women's tennis teams.

ITA REGIONAL RESULTS
Singles Qualifying
(1) Alina Sullivan (BC) def. Sara Mansur (Brown) 6-2, 6-4; (4) Ivana King (Princeton) def. Michelle Pautler (Brown) 6-3, 6-4; Cori Lefkowith (BU) def. Brett Finkelstein (Brown) 1-6, 6-0, 6-2.
Main Draw Singles
Kasla Preneta (Cornell) def. Daisy Ames (Brown) 4-6, 7-6 (11), 6-3
Main Draw Doubles
Carter/Grasu (Richmond) def. Mansur/Pautler (Brown) 8-3; (5) Litvak/Schnitter (Harvard) def. Ames/Finkelstein (Brown) 8-3.

BROWN INVITATIONAL
Brown vs. Army
Tanja Vucetic (B) def. Jess Shurtz (A) 8-5
Kristen Beehler (A) def. Alexa Baggio (B) 8-6
Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. Paige Ford (A) 8-4
Jess Shurtz (A) def. Alexa Baggio (B) 2-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-8)
Tanja Vucetic (B) def. Kristen Beehler (A) 6-2, 6-3
Emily Ellis (B) def. Paige Ford (A) 3-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-6)
Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. Christine Limsiaco (A) 2-6, 6-1, 1-0 (10-6)
Birdie Burke (A) def. Priyanka Misra (B) 6-2, 7-5
Ellis/Kirkpatrick (B) def. Limsiaco/Burke (A) 8-1
Ellis/Kirkpatrick (B) def. Limsiaco/Shurtz (A) 8-3
Beehler/Ford (A) def. Baggio/Vucetic (B) 8-6

Brown vs. UMass
Emily Ellis (B) def. Stephanie Giminez (M) 8-4
Kathrin Sorokko (B) def. Laura Murillo (M) 8-2
Priyanka Misra (B) def. Lauren Mackay (M) 8-2
Lecluyse/Stanimirovic (M) def. Kirkpatrick/Vucetic (B) 9-7

Brown vs. URI
Tanja Vucetic (B) def. Nyssa Peele (R) 9-8 (5)
Alexa Baggio (B) def. Grace Hedstrom (R) 8-6
Emily Ellis (B) def. Amanda Barletta (R) 9-7
Sorokko/Misra (B) def. Catanzano/Squires (R) 8-2