Freshman Kerry Meath Wins Singles B Flight at Harvard Invitational

Freshman Kerry Meath Wins Singles B Flight at Harvard Invitational

Feb. 7, 2002

The Brown women's tennis team competed at the Harvard Winter Invitational from January 25-27, 2002 and was led by a duo of freshmen.

Highlighting the event was Kerry Meath, who won four straight matches en route to a 6-4, 6-3 victory over the second seed of the "B" Flight for the "B" Flight Championship. The freshman from St. Paul, MN remained undefeated in singles, improving her record to 12-0.

Classmate Alex Arlak (Leonia, NJ) also fared well in the Tournament. She competed in the "A" flight. After losing the first match, made it to the finals of the consolation bracket.

First Round
Waseem (BC) def. Wong (B) 6-2, 6-2
Broughton (H) def. Arlak (B) 6-1, 6-7, 7-6
Beck (B) def. Backus (BC) 6-3, 6-3
Second Round
#4Martire (H) def. Beck (B) 6-1, 6-1
Ashley (BC) def. Marianella (B) 6-4, 7-5
Consolation First Round
Bashleben (D) def. Wong (B)
Marianella (B) def. deMendoza (BU) 2-6, 6-1, 1-0 (3)
Arlak (B) def. Ercegovic (T)
Consolation Semifinals
Bashleben (D) def. Marianella (B) 6-1, 6-2
Arlak (B) def. Fredeking (D) 3-6, 6-1, 10-6
Consolation Finals
Bashleben (D) def. Arlak (B) 6-0, 6-1
First Round
Timoney (H) def. delValle (B) 6-1, 6-4
Second Round
Meath (B) def. #1Naqushbandi (H) 7-6, 6-3
#4Casey (B) def. Engle (BC) 5-7, 6-1, 6-1
Cheung (B) def. Fang (BU) 6-1, 6-2
Third Round
Meath (B) def. Vietas (BC) 6-4, 6-4
#4Casey (B) def. McGinty (H)
#2Molden (BC) def. Cheung (B) 6-1, 6-0
Meath (B) def. #4Casey (B) 6-1, 6-1
Meath (B) def. #2Molden (BC) 6-4, 6-3
Consolation First Round
Surbaugh (D) def. delValle (B) 6-3, 6-3
First Round
Ashley/Waseem (BC) def. delValle/Cheung (B) 8-0
Causeway/Dynof (BU) def. Meath/Casey (B) 8-4
Second Round
Wong/Marianella (B) def. Bergman/Lingman (H) walkover
Beck/Arlak (B) def. Ahmed/Borowsky (D) 9-7
Third Round
Broughton/McGinty (H) def. Wong/Marianella (B) 8-2
Bajun/Martire (H) def. Beck/Arlak (B) 8-5
Consolation First Round
Guglielmi/Marcu (BU) def. delValle/Cheung (B) 8-3
Casey/Meath (B) def. Landes/Vietas (BC) default
Consolation Second Round
Ahmed/Borowsky (D) def. Casey/Meath (B) 8-4