#58 Women's Tennis Earns 7-0 Win over UMass

PROVIDENCE, RI - The 58th-ranked Brown women's tennis team (10-3) earned a dominant 7-0 win over visiting UMass on Wednesday afternoon. The Bears claimed all six singles matches in straight sets and dropped just a single doubles match, falling 8-5 at #2, on the afternoon. Sophomores Cassandra Herzberg (Miami Beach, FL) and Julie Flanzer (Highland Park, IL) both earned one 6-0 set in singles action with Herzberg winning, 6-0, 6-2 at #1 and Flanzer winning 6-3, 6-0 at #3. Flanzer's match actually clinched the win for Brown, as her victory gave the Bears a 4-0 lead at the time.

Other singles wins included freshman Misia Krasowski (Deerfield, IL) at #2 (6-1, 6-2), sophomore Catherine Stewart (Sewickley, PA) at #4 (6-2, 6-2), junior Marisa Schonfeld (Washington, DC) at #5 (6-2, 6-1), and senior Emily Ellis (Fort Worth, TX) at #6 (6-3, 6-2).

Another highlight of the match came in doubles action, where Ellis posted her 65th career doubles win, breaking the Brown record for career doubles victories in the process. She teamed up with Schonfeld to earn an 8-1 win at #3 for the record. Brown's other doubles victory came at #1, where junior Bianca Aboubakare (Orange, CA) teamed with Herzberg for an 8-5 win.

#58 Brown 7, UMass 0

Doubles
#1 - (#25) B. Aboubakare/Herzberg (Brown) def. Boney/Lecluyse (UMass) 8-5
#2 - Comas/Ploch (UMass) def. Flanzer/Krasowski (Brown) 8-5
#3 - Ellis/Schonfeld (Brown) def. Hodgson/Providence (UMass) 8-1
Order of Finish: 3,2,1
Singles
#1 - Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) def. Magdalena Ploch (UMass) 6-0, 6-2
#2 - Misia Krasowski (Brown) def. Julia Comas (UMass) 6-1, 6-2
#3 - Julie Flanzer (Brown) def. Candynce Boney (UMass) 6-3, 6-0
#4 - Catherine Stewart (Brown) def. Maude Lecluyse (UMass) 6-2, 6-2
#5 - Marisa Schonfeld (Brown) def. Kaitlyn Carpenter (UMass) 6-2, 6-1
#6 - Emily Ellis (Brown) def. Jocelyn Providence (UMass) 6-3, 6-2
Order of Finish: 1,2,3*,4,5,6

Pictured:
Emily Ellis ’10. Photo by DSPics.net