Women's Tennis Hosts 12th Annual Cissie Leary Invitational

PHILADELPHIA – The Penn women’s tennis team is hosting the 12th annual Cissie Leary Memorial Tennis Invitational this weekend. Seven teams will converge on Philadelphia for the invitational: Penn, Harvard, Yale, Columbia, Cornell, Princeton and Temple.

The singles winner from 2007, Janet Kim (Yale), will be back to defend her title. In addition, Penn co-captain Ekaterina Kosminskaya, half of the duo who won last year’s doubles title, is returning. Kosminskaya and Julia Koulbitskaya defeated Avdeeva/Horvath (Kansas), 8-6.

One ITA pre-season ranked player will be in action, No.99 Kosminskaya, who is the No. 2 seed in the singles draw.

Matches begin at 8 a.m. on Friday culminating with all finals on Sunday at 9 a.m. Check back to www.PennAthletics.com for updates throughout the weekend.

Download: 2008 Draw Sheets.pdf