Bears Conclude Action at Brown Invitational

Sept. 28, 2008

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown women's tennis team concluded action at the Brown Invitational on Sunday afternoon. Highlighting the events on the final day was the doubles team of senior Sara Mansur (Houston, TX) and freshman Carissa Aboubakare (Orange, CA) winning the A doubles flight with an 8-6 win over Simone Kalhorn and Chelsea Jones of Syracuse. Mansur was also in the finals of the A singles bracket, but fell to Francine Whu of Boston University, 6-0, 6-4. Rutgers also competed in the tournament.

SUNDAY RESULTS
A Singles - Final
Francine Whu (BU) def. Sara Mansur (Brown) 6-0, 6-4

B Singles - Semifinals
Petra Santini (BU) def. Brett Finkelstein (Brown) 6-1, 6-0
Julie Flanzer (Brown) def. Cori Lefkowith (BU) 5-7, 6-3, 1-0 (12-10)

C Singles - Semifinals
Tanja Vucetic (Brown) def. Liz Corrao (BU) 6-2, 6-2
Maryana Milchutsky (Rutgers) def. Vanessa Steiner (BU) 6-3, 6-2

A Doubles - Final
Mansur/Aboubakare (Brown) def. Kalhorn/Jones (Syracuse) 8-6

B Doubles - Final
Tan/Tang (Syracuse) def. Corrao/Steiner (BU) 8-6

Backdraw - Singles
Cassandra Herzberg (Brown) def. Danielle Abraham (BU) 8-2
Simone Kalhorn (Syracuse) def. Carissa Aboubakare (Brown) 8-6
Yana Sadovskaya (BU) def. Ashley Spicer (Syracuse) 8-4
Kathrin Sorokko (Brown) def. Victoria Ford (Syracuse) 8-4
Emily Ellis (Brown) def. Christina Tan (Syracuse) 8-4
Alexa Baggio (Brown) def. Chelsea Jones (Syracuse) 8-2
Catherine Stewart (Brown) def. Katlyn Haycock (Syracuse) 8-0
Ashley Butler (Brown) def. Jacquelynn Tang (Syracuse) 8-2

Backdraw - Doubles
Arlak/Holzberg (Rutgers) def. Baggio/Butler (Brown) 8-3
Ellis/Sorokko (Brown) def. Zhang/Slatnick (Rutgers) 8-6
Spicer/Harman (Syracuse) def. Sadovskaya/Abraham (BU) 8-4
Nunic/Whu (BU) def. Stewart/Lee (Brown) 9-8(2)