Posted: Apr 02, 2017
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's tennis team kicked off Ivy League action this weekend against No. 44 Dartmouth. The Crimson (13-6, 1-0 Ivy) pushed past the Big Green (12-3, 0-1 Ivy), 4-3.
Natasha Gonzalez kicked things off for the Crimson with a 6-4, 6-4-win over Chuyang Guan. Irene Lu outnumbered Julia Schroeder in the fourth position, tallying a 6-3, 6-4 win.
June Lee won her eighth match in a row, downing Jacqueline Crawford in the second position, 7-5, 6-1. The senior boasts a 19-13 overall record, including a 9-1 mark in the past 10 matches.
Lexi Milunovich made her first appearance on the court since January 28, but was unable to catch the point for the Crimson, falling 2-6, 3-6 to Kristina Mathis in the third slot.
Oosterhout clinched the set point for the Crimson during the Sunday afternoon battle, facing Taylor Ng in the first position. Ng took the first set, 5-7, but Oosterhout caught up with a 6-3 win in the second stanza. Oosterhout and Ng battled to a 7-5 decision in the tie-breaker. Oosterhout now boasts a 14-7 overall record, including an 11-4 mark in the first position.
Harvard will travel to Providence to face Brown on April 7 at 2 p.m. For a full archive of today's matches, please see the Ivy League Digital Network.