Women’s Tennis Opens ECAC Tournament Against Penn Friday

Photo: Gil Talbot
Photo: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's tennis team (5-1) is set to compete in the ECAC Tournament Friday when the team faces Penn (3-0) Friday at 2 p.m. at Yale. All matches of the tournament will be broadcast on ESPN3. 

How to Follow:
ESPN3 – Penn
Twitter - @HarvardWTennis

What to Know:

  • The Crimson lead the all-time series against Penn, 30-12. 
  • The team's top doubles pairing of junior Jenna Freidel and first-year Rachel Lim is coming off a big win after taking down the 55th-ranked duo from Boston College of Jackie Urbinati and Kylie Wilcox, 6-3.
  • Senior Erica Oosterhout rejoins the Intercollegiate Tennis Association's National Rankings at No. 75. In the fall, Oosterhout made it as high as No. 67. 
  • Junior Natasha Gonzalez remains untouched on the season. She is 5-0 in singles play and 4-0 in doubles. 

Up Next:
The Crimson will return to Cambridge for a week of training before heading to No. 23 Syracuse for a Sunday morning matchup.