HANOVER, N.H. – Saturday, the Yale women's tennis team went 4-0 in doubles and took seven of eight singles matches against Dartmouth.
On the second day of the Big Green Invitational, Yale went up against the hosts and came away with a strong victory, taking all four doubles matches and going 7-1 in singles.
In singles, the Bulldogs were strong across the board.
At No. 1, Hamilton took on Sarah Leonard, winning the first set 6-4 and running away with the second, 6-1. At No. 2, Seideman was matched up with Yau and came away with a 6-0, 6-2 win. In the third spot, Epstein knocked off Okuda 6-2, 1-6, 7-5 in a close match that featured large swings in momentum.
In the fourth spot, Yu fell to Liu by a score of 6-1, 6-1. Sullivan would win at No. 5, defeating Tan 6-2, 6-3, and R. Li won her match 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 over Bessen.
However, Guzick and Amos would clean up at the bottom of the lineup, with Guzick topping Danosi 6-0, 6-4 and Amos beating Keong 6-1, 6-0.
Sunday, Yale faces University of Massachusetts in singles.
Madeleine Hamilton (Yale) def. Sarah Leonard (Dartmouth): 6-4, 6-1
Blair Seideman (Yale) def. Katherine Yau (Dartmouth): 6-0, 6-2
Elizabeth Epstein (Yale) def. Akiko Okuda (Dartmouth): 6-2, 1-6, 7-5
Janet Liu (Dartmouth) def. Hanna Yu (Yale): 6-1, 6-1
Annie Sullivan (Yale) def. Suzy Tan (Dartmouth): 6-2, 6-3
Ree Ree Li (Yale) def. Sarah Bessen (Dartmouth): 4-6, 6-2, 6-4
Sarah Guzick (Yale) def. Christina Danosi (Dartmouth): 6-0, 6-4
Courtney Amos (Yale) def. Julienne Keong (Dartmouth): 6-1, 6-0
R. Li/Sullivan (Yale) def. Okuda/Yau (Dartmouth): 8-5
A. Li/Yu (Yale) def. Liu/Tan (Dartmouth): 8-4
Guzick/Hamilton (Yale) def. Keong/Reichel (Dartmouth): 8-4
Epstein/Seideman (Yale) def. Bessen/Danosi (Dartmouth): 8-5
Report by Calvin Bohn '14, Yale Sports Publicity