Women's Tennis Defeats Brown, 5-2

PROVIDENCE – One day after losing to Yale, Penn rallied for a 5-2 win over Brown in Providence on Saturday.

After dropping the doubles point for the second day in a row, the Quakers took five of six singles matches for the win.

Ekaterina Kosminskaya, Yulia Rivelis, Julia Koulbitskaya, Charlotte Tansill and Michelle Mitchell all picked up singles wins for the Red and Blue. For Kosminskaya and Koulbitskaya, the singles wins were their second of the day. The twosome won their doubles match, 8-2, for Penn’s only doubles win of the day.

The Quakers are now 2-1 in the Ivy League and 7-7 overall.

Penn def. Brown, 5-2

Doubles

Brown wins, 2-1

#1. Ekaterina Kosminskaya/Julia Koulbitskaya (Penn) def. Marisa Schinfeld/Tanja Vucetic (Brown), 8-2

#2 Kelley Kirkpatrick/Emily Ellis (Brown) def. Yulia Rivelis/Maria Anisimova (Penn), 8-6

#3 Sara Mansur/Kathrin Sorokko (Brown) def. Charlotte Tansill/Michelle Mitchell (Penn), 9-7

Singles

Penn wins, 5-1

#1 Kosminskaya (Penn) def. Bianca Aboukare (Brown), 3-6, 6-2, 6-0

#2 Rivelis (Penn def. Mansur (Brown), 6-7, 7-6, 6-0

#3 Koulbitskaya (Penn) def. Brett Finkelstein (Brown), 6-4, 6-2

#4 Vucetic (Brown) def. Anisimova (Penn), 3-6, 6-4, 6-4

#5 Tansill (Penn) def. Schonfeld (Brown), 6-4, 6-2

#6 Mitchell (Penn) def. Ashley Butler (Brown), 6-3, 6-2