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No. 54 Women’s Tennis Falls to No. 65 Columbia, 5-2

No. 54 Women’s Tennis Falls to No. 65 Columbia, 5-2

Kallenberg, Lin picked up singles victories against the Lions (Athletic Communications).

NEW YORK – In its second Ancient Eight match of the weekend, Harvard women's tennis lost to Columbia, 5-2.  The Crimson fell to 0-2 in conference play with the decision.

Nikki Kallenberg picked up a come-from-behind win from the top singles position in three sets over Columbia's Kanika Vaidya, 1-6, 7-6 (0), 6-4. The win was her sixth in her last seven outings. Amanda Lin earned a straight-set victory over Vivian Cheng, winning 6-1, 6-4.  The victory was her 12th of the season.

Columbia picked up a pair of wins from the top two doubles positions, and never trailed throughout the singles play en route to picking up the victory.

Harvard resumes Ivy League play at home against Penn and Princeton April 11-12. Both clashes are set to begin at 12 p.m.

Singles

  1.  Nikki Kallenberg def. Vaidya, 1-6, 7-6 (0), 6-4
  2.  Monica Lin lost to Jiang, 6-3, 6-0
  3.  Ellen Jang-Milsten lost to Asatrian, 6-4, 6-4
  4.  Annika Ringblom lost to Solovyev, 3-6, 7-5, 4-6
  5.  Amy He lost to Leung, 7-6 (4), 6-4
  6.  Amanda Lin def. Cheng, 6-1, 6-4

Doubles

  1.  Ringblom/M. Lin lost to Jiang/Leung, 8-2
  2.  Kallenberg/Jang-Milsten lost to Vaidya/Asatrian, 8-2
  3.  Lee/A. Lin vs. Milsten/Solovyev, 4-6, unf.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS