GW Women's Tennis Completes Day 2 of Navy Invite
Senior Dorota Lysienia to Compete in Back Draw Final on Sunday
Oct. 13, 2012
Senior Dorota Lysienia moved through the first round of the Flight C back draw by default then defeated Vivian Chau from Navy, 6-3, in the semifinals to advance to Sunday's final.
In Flight A singles, junior Leah Pascarella defeated Darien Sears from Navy, 6-1, 6-0, in the quarterfinal round, but fell to LIU’s Sanne Louwers, 6-3, 6-3, in the semifinals. Senior Mimi Hamling advanced to the semifinals of Flight B with a 5-7, 6-2 (7) win over Andrea Samlin of
Junior Isabella Escobar won her Flight D quarterfinal match over Towson’s Ariel Burke by set scores of 3-6, 6-4 (7), then dropped a 6-2, 6-3 decision to Cara Wirth of James Madison in the semifinals. Rookie Christina Carpenter defeated Cailey Easdale of Towson, 6-2, 6-2, tehn fell to Kimmy Borza of Pittsburgh, 6-3, 7-6 (4).
In other Flight A action, freshman Lana Robins fell to Navy’s Gabby Winter, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3), while classmate Stephanie Wei fell to UMBC’s Isabel Aldunate in Flight B play, 6-7 (4), 6-1 (8). Rookie Egle Jakuciunaite fell in Flight C singles, 6-4, 6-4, to Mikaela Carlson of Navy.
In the Flight A doubles back draw, the duo of Hamling and Robins defeated Ariel Burke and Cailey Easdale of
Lysienia will be the lone Colonials' player to compete on Sunday with a back draw consolation final match set for 9 a.m.
Navy Blue & Gold Invitational
Mimi Hamling/Lana Robins (GW) def. Ariel Burke/Cailey Easdale (TOWSON) – 8-1
Ruxandra Andriescu/Jacqueline Palmucci (JMU) def. Christina Carpenter/Egle Jakuciunaite (GW) – 8-4
Gabby Winter(USNA) def. Lana Robins (GW) – 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3)
Leah Pascarella (GW) def. Darien Sears (USNA) – 6-1, 6-0
Sanne Louwers (LIU) def. Leah Pascarella (GW) – 6-3, 6-3
Isabel Aldunate (UMBC) def. Stephanie Wei (GW) – 6-7(4), 6-1 (8)
Mimi Hamling (GW) def. Andrea Samlin (TOWSON) – 5-7, 6-2 (7)
Dorota Lysienia (GW) – Default
Dorota Lysienia (GW) def. Vivian Chau (USNA) – 6-3, 3-6 (7)
Isabella Escobar (GW) def. Ariel Burke (TOWSON) – 3-6, 6-4 (7)
Cara Wirth (JMU) def. Isabella Escobar (GW) – 6-2, 6-3
Christina Carpenter (GW) def. Cailey Easdale (TOWSON) – 6-2, 6-2
Kimmy Borza (PITT) def. Christina Carpenter (GW) – 6-3, 7-6 (4)
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