September 18, 2005

Bears Conclude Action in Day 2 at William & Mary Invitational

Sept. 18, 2005

WILLIAMSBURG, VA - The Brown women's tennis team continued action on Day two at the William and Mary Invitational and faced some challenges as four Bears were defeated in singles action by default.

Of the Bears who competed, sophomore Anita Ivancevic (Delray Beach, FL) dropped her match in the main bracket, 6-2, 6-2. She will play in the fifth-place bracket of "D" singles tomorrow at 2:00.

Junior Michelle Pautler (Kamuela, HI) also competed in singles action and dropped her match in the main bracket of "F" singles. In addition, in the consolation bracket of "F" singles, freshman Sara Mansur (Houston, TX) won two matches and will play her final match tomorrow at 12:00 noon. She won her first match, 6-1, 6-3 and her second 6-3, 6-2. Classmate Alexa Baggio (Coopersburg, PA also competed in the same bracket and picked up a win over teammate Kelley Kirkpatrick (Villanova, PA), but default, before getting defeated in her next match.

In doubles action, the only victory for Brown came in the "B" flight where Pautler and Ivancevic earned a win by default. They will play tomorrow at 10:15 in their final match of the invitational.

COMPLETE RESULTS (including Friday results)
"A" Doubles
First Round: #25 Browning/Wagley (Texas Tech) def. Saiontz/Zeder (B) 8-1
Main Consolation: Beerman/Larson (Virginia Tech) def. Mansur/Zeder (B) 8-2
Consolation: Brown/Keener (Marshall) def. Mansur/Zeder (B) 8-2.

"B" Doubles
First Round: Konstantinova/Petrashevitch (VCU) def. Pautler/Ivancevic (B) 8-2
Main Consolation: Elazari/Long (Virginia Tech) def. Pautler/Ivancevic (B) 8-4
Consolation: Pautler/Ivancevic (B) def. Cargill/Zawacki (Duke) def.

"C" Doubles
First Round: Subterova/Rogers (Maryland) def. Ames/Finkelstein (B) 8-5;
Kasztelaniec/Yang (W&M) def. Kirkpatrick/Pariser (B) 8-4
Main Consolation: Fankum/Hunter (Texas Tech) def. Ames/Finkelstein (B) 8-6;
B. James/Kretzer (Virginia Tech) def. Kirkpatrick/Pariser (B) def.
Consolation: Duran/Schneider (Richmond) def. Ames/Finkelstein (B) def.;
Nafarette/Svoboda (B) def. Kirkpatrick/Pariser (B) def.

"D" Doubles (four team round robin)
Friday: Baggio/Woodhouse (B) def. Vosters/Zivanovic (Richmond) 8-5;
Baggio/Woodhouse (B) def. Downing/Nimitz (UVA) 8-2
Saturday: Coimbra (Winthrop)/Naso (Maryland) def. Baggio/Woodhouse (B) 8-1

"B" Singles
First Round: Mang (Duke) def. Saiontz (B) 2-2, ret.
Main Consolation: James (UVA) def. Saiontz (B) def.
Consolation: Siebel (Princeton) def. Saiontz (B) def.

"C" Singles
First Round: Ames (B) def. Yang (W&M) 7-5, 6-4
Second Round: Konstantinova (VCU) def. Ames 6-4, 6-1
Main Consolation: Brown (Marshall) def. Ames (B) def.

"D" Singles
First Round: Ivancevic (B) def. Fankum (Texas Tech) 6-0, 6-1
Second Round: Ivancevic (B) def. Mihneva (Maryland) 3-6, 6-4, 6-4
Third Round: Stern (UVA) def. Ivancevic (B) 6-2, 6-2

"E" Singles
First Round: Guzman (W&M) def. Pariser (B) 7-5, 4-6, 6-4;
Zeder (B) def. Stough (UVA) 6-2, 6-1
Second Round: Stanislawski (Penn) def. Zeder (B) 6-3, 6-2
Main Consolation: Vosters (Richmond) def. Zeder (B) 6-3, 6-3
Consolation: Dent (Maryland) def. Pariser (B) 6-2, 6-2;
B. James (Virginia Tech) def. Pariser (B) def.

"F" Singles
First Round: Pautler (B) def. Kretzer (Virginia Tech) 6-2, 6-2;
Ripert (VCU) def. Finkelstein (B) 6-1, 6-2;
Nimitz (UVA) def. Mansur (B) 7-6 (5), 6-3;
Ciochina (Penn) def. Baggio (B) 6-3, 6-3;
Walker (Virginia Tech) def. Kirkpatrick (B) 6-2, 6-2
Second Round: Pautler (B) def. Senic (Maryland) 6-4, 0-6, 7-5
Third Round: Takahashi (Winthrop) def. Pautler 6-2, 6-1
Consolation: Paradis (Marshall) def. Finkelstein (B) 6-3, 6-0;
Baggio (B) def. Alexander (UVA) 6-2, 6-2;
Kirkpatrick and Mansur advance with a bye.
Consolation Second Round: Mansur (B) def. Rogers (Maryland) 6-1, 6-3;
Baggio (B) def. Kirkpatrick (B) def.
Consolation Third Round: Mansur (B) def. Paradis (Marshall) 6-3, 6-2;
Rales (UVA) def. Baggio (B) 6-2, 6-2