Women’s Tennis Completes 3-0 Sweep at Home

Lee tallied two wins in singles over the weekend (Gil Talbot). 

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's tennis team completed a three-match sweep at home, with 4-3 and 4-0 marks against Georgetown and Rhode Island Sunday afternoon after completing a 5-2 victory over the Boston College Eagles on Saturday afternoon.

Harvard (3-4) faced the Georgetown Hoyas Sunday morning. Although the Hoyas were able to clinch the doubles point, the Crimson fought back, going 4-2 in singles play.

Oosterhout continued on her streak, battling with Victoire Saperstein in the first position. Saperstein took the first set, 4-6, but Oosterhout caught up with a 6-1 win in the second stanza. Oosterhout and Saperstein battled to a 6-2 decision in the tie-breaker.

June Lee faced Rise Nakagawa in the second position, securing a 6-1, 6-2 record. The senior captain leads the Crimson with a 5-1 record in dual action. Irene Lu earned a 6-0, 6-1 win against Sara Swift in the third position, while Annika Ringblom took the point in the fourth position with a 6-2, 7-6 victory over Sydney Goodson.

Next up, Harvard faced Rhode Island Sunday afternoon. The Crimson earned the doubles point with solid efforts from Gonzalez/Lu and Lee/ Xiong. The freshman duo of Natasha Gonzalez and Irene Lu took down Rhode Island's Rachel Smilansky and Emily Zargham, 6-1 in the first position. Lee and Sabrina Xiong swept Mihaela Codreanu and Tiara Higuchi 6-0 in the second slot.

In singles play, Lee led the Crimson with a 6-0, 6-0 sweep over Codreaunu. Lu took the point in the second position, with a 6-3, 6-0 result. Angelina Ye made her debut in the sixth position, earning a 6-1, 6-3 win against Paige Alshon.

For a full archive of today's match, please see the Ivy League Digital Network.

Harvard will host the ECAC Indoor Championships next weekend. The action will be broadcast on the Ivy League Digital Network.