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.
Dorota Lysienia (GW) – Default