Bears Cruise Past Seton Hall and Quinnipiac

Feb. 22, 2009

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown women's tennis team (7-2) hosted Seton Hall and Quinnipiac in a double header on Saturday morning and won both matches by a 7-0 score. The Bears cruised past their competition, winning all 18 matches, as 13 different players contributed to the victory, including 11 different Bears who played in singles. Sophomore Bianca Aboubakare (Orange, CA) was the only player to compete in singles in both matches, and she won easily at #1 singles, picking up a 6-0, 6-0 win against Seton Hall and a 6-3, 6-1 win against Quinnipiac.

Brown 7, Seton Hall 0
Doubles
#1 Sara Mansur/Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) def. Liebschner/Verow (SH) 8-1
#2 Emily Ellis/Kathrin Sorokko (Brown) def. Kilarski/Weerasinghe (SH) 8-4
#3 Julie Flanzer/Catherine Stewart (Brown) def. Viola/Sunbul (SH) 8-3
Singles
#1 Bianca Aboubakare (Brown) def. Verow (SH) 6-0, 6-0
#2 Tanja Vucetic (Brown) def. Viola (SH) 6-2, def.
#3 Carissa Aboubakare (Brown) def. Sunbul (SH) 6-0, 6-4
#4 Jennifer Lee (Brown) def. Weerasinghe (SH) 6-2, 6-1
#5 Ashley Butler (Brown) def. Kaplanski (SH) 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (6)
#6 Alexa Baggio (Brown) def. Chu (SH) 6-3, 6-0

Brown 7, Quinnipiac 0
Doubles
#1 B. Aboubakare/Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) def. Wilson/Markison (Q) 8-3
#2 Ellis/Kathrin Sorokko (Brown) def. Duckor/Steinert (Q) 8-5
#3 Alexa Baggio/Stewart (Brown) def. Rosenberger/Adams (Q) 8-7 (3) Singles
#1 Bianca Aboubakare (Brown) def. Wilson (Q) 6-3, 6-1
#2 Sara Mansur (Brown) def. Markison (Q) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
#3 Julie Flanzer (Brown) def. Duckor (Q) 6-3, 6-1
#4 Catherine Stewart (Brown) def. Steinert (Q) 6-4, 6-3
#5 Emily Ellis (Brown) def. Sarson (Q) 6-3, 6-0
#6 Marisa Schonfeld (Brown) def. Rosenberger (Q) 6-0, 6-1