February 13, 2009

Bears Earn 7-0 Win over Cornell in ECAC First Round

Feb. 13, 2009

HANOVER, NH - Seeded third in the inaugural ECAC Division I Indoor Tennis Championship, the Brown women's tennis team (4-1) cruised past sixth-seeded Cornell, 7-0, to advance to the semi-finals. The Bears will face second-seeded Princeton, which earned a 6-1 victory over seventh-seeded Columbia, in Saturday's semifinal match at 9:00 a.m.

No. 3 Brown def. No. 6 Cornell, 7-0
Singles
#1 Bianca Aboubakare (Brown) def. Sanchez (Cornell) 6-3, 6-2
#2 Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) def. Kent (Cornell) 6-0, 6-1
#3 Sara Mansur (Brown) def. Googe (Cornell) 6-1, 7-5
#4 Tanja Vucetic (Brown) def. Dumitrescu (Cornell) 6-4, 6-4
#5 Julie Flanzer (Brown) def. Miller (Cornell) 6-2, 7-6(2)
#6 Catherine Stewart (Brown) def. Duboc (Cornell) 6-1, 6-2
Doubles
#1 Aboubakare/Carissa Aboubakare (Brown) def. Sanchez/Kent (Cornell) 8-3
#2 Mansur/Herzberg (Brown) def. Miller/Googe (Cornell) 8-5
#3 Emily Ellis/Kathrin Sorokko (Brown) def. Duboc/Dumitrescu (Cornell) 8-0