Women's Tennis Has One Athlete In the Finals of The Brown Invitational

Oct. 6, 2001

PROVIDENCE. RI - After day two of the Brown Invitational, the women's tennis team has placed one athlete in the finals, while one athlete is in the finals of the consolation bracket and two doubles pairs on in their respective consolation brackets.

Again, the Bears were led by freshman Kerry Meath, who won her semifinal match in flight "D" singles (6-3, 6-0) to advance to tomorrow's finals. In that same flight, junior Lauren Cheung will play in the final match of the "D" consolation bracket. She faced teammate sophomore Kyla Hunte in the consolation semifinal and defeated her 6-1, 6-3.

In doubles action, sophomore Victoria Beck and freshman Alex Arlak will play in the "A" flight consolation final tomorrow after winning 8-4 in the semifinal. In the "B" flight, freshman Adriana Marianella and Cheung will also play in the consolation final tomorrow after winning by default in the semifinals.

BROWN INVITATIONAL DAY TWO RESULTS - just Brown matches
Participating teams: Boston College (BC), Boston University (BU),
Brown (B), Harvard (H), Purdue (P), Seton Hall (SHU), Temple (T), Virgina (V)

SINGLES "A" (consolation - quarterfinal) Marianella (B) def. Beck (B) 6-2, 2-6, 10-4. (consolation - semifinal) Causeway (BU) def. Marianella (B) 6-4, 1-6, 10-4.

SINGLES "B" (consolation - quarterfinal) Guglielmi (BU) def. Casey (B) 6-1, 4-6, 10-6.

SINGLES "C" (consolation - quarterdinal) Vietas (BC) def. Zeff (B) 6-2, 6-4, Engle (BC) def. del Valle (B) 2-6, 6-3, 10-6.

SINGLES "D" (semifinal) Meath (B) def. Bartel (BU) 6-3, 6-0 (consolation - quarterfinal) Hunte (B) def. Houle 6-3, 6-0), Cheung (B) def. Gass (H) withdraw. (consolatoin - semifinal) Cheung (B) def. Hunte (B) 6-1, 6-3.

DOUBLES "A" (consolation - semifinal) Beck/Arlak (B) def. Fick/Zuccarini (P) 8-4.

DOUBLES "B" Marianella/Cheung (B) def. deMendoza/Bartel (BU) default.

DOUBLES "C" (semifinal) Broughton/Hyotte (H) def. Xeff/Casey (B) 8-2.

DOUBLES "D" (semifinal) Timony/Naqushbandi (H) def. Barbera/Meath (B) 8-6 (consolation - semifinal) Dreyzel/Jimenezt (T) def. del Valle/Baas (B/P) 8-3.