Women’s Tennis Competes at Bulldog Invite

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Freshman Dayna Lord (Bloomfield, Conn.) collected three singles victories to lead the Bears as the Brown University women's tennis team took part in the Bulldog Invitational over the weekend on the campus of Yale University.

Lord went 3-0 in singles competition over the three-day event, picking up victories over players from Iowa, Virginia Tech and Penn. Lord also teamed up with sophomore Hannah Camhi (Woodbury, N.Y.) in doubles competition as the tandem downed Chelsea Utting and Jacqueline Zuhse of Penn State, 8-4. Individually, Camhi went 2-1 in singles play, earning wins over Shelby Talcott of Iowa and Jaime Yapp-Shing from Penn.

Additionally, junior Nikita Uberoi (Boca Raton, Fla.) went 2-1 in singles competition, while sophomore Olivia Hsu (Santa Rosa, Calif.) and freshman Mariska Chamdani (Santa Clara, Calif.) captured one singles match apiece.

The Bears return to action on Oct. 17-20 when they compete at the ITA East Regional Championship in Cambridge, Mass.

Friday
Doubles:
1. Carol Kahoun/Raluca Mita (Virginia Tech) def. Hannah Camhi/Dayna Lord 8-3
2. Tea Ivanovic/Kelly Williford (Virginia Tech) def. Mariska Chamdani/Nikita Uberoi 8-2
3. Sarah Kandath/Ammu Mandalap def. Isel Martinez-Marcos/Sansitha Nandakumar (Virginia Tech) 8-5
4. Narni Summerall/Sarah Bessen (Dartmouth) def. Victoria Traynor/Coco Hsu 8-1 

Singles:
1. Hannah Camhi def. Shelby Talcott (Iowa) 6-4, 3-6, 6-2
2. Dayna Lord def. Caitlyn Hindmarsh (Iowa) 64, 6-2
3. Nikita Uberoi def. Ellen Silver (Iowa) 6-2, 30-30 ret (inj)
4. Annette Dohanics (Iowa) def. Ammu Mandalap 6-4, 6-4
5. Katie Zordani (Iowa) def. Mariska Chamdani 7-5, 4-6, 6-3
6. Aimee Tarun (Iowa) def. Coco Hsu 6-4, 6-2
7. Caroline Lynch (Yale) def. Victoria Traynor 6-3, 6-4 

Saturday
Doubles:
1. Camhi/Lord def. Utting/Zuhse (Penn State) 8-4
2. Sandor/Tutelman (Penn State) def. Kandath/Mandalap 6-2 ret (inj)
3. Chamdani/Uberoi def. Bedard/Whiteaway (Penn State) 8-2 

Singles:
1. Lord def. Isel Martinez-Marcos (Virginia Tech) 6-2, 6-4
2. Raluca Mita (virginia Tech) def. Camhi 6-3, 6-2
3. Kelly Williford (Virginia Tech) def. Uberoi 3-6, 6-2, 6-3
4. Carol Kahou (Virginia Tech) def. Chamdani 6-4, 6-4
5. Sansitha Nandakumar (Virginia Tech) def. Mandalap 2-6, 6-3, 6-1
6. Hsu def. Tea Ivanovic (Virginia Tech) 6-4, 6-2 

Sunday
Doubles:
1. Xepoleas/Vidal (Purdue) def. Camhi/Lord 8-4
2. Escribens/Robinson (Purdue) def. Chamdani/Uberoi 8-3 

Singles:
1. Lord def. Daniel (Penn) 6-2, 6-2
2. Camhi def. Yapp-Sing (Penn) 6-1, 3-6, 10-7
3. Uberoi def. Ion (Penn) 6-2, 6-1
4. Sandor (Penn State) def. Mandalap 6-3, 6-2
5. Chamdani def. Bedard (Penn State) 7-5, 3-0 ret (inj)