Women’s Tennis Continues Strong Play in Harvard Fall Classic

Rachel Lim strikes a ball during the Harvard Fall Classic
Rachel Lim strikes a ball during the Harvard Fall Classic (Photo Courtesy/Gil Talbot)

Day 1 Recap

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard women's tennis continued their great play with nine wins on the day versus opponents from Buffalo and Boston University. Senior captain Natasha Gonzalez led the way with a dominant 6-1, 6-2 victory over BU's Alex Angyalosy.

The Crimson commanded the doubles court, picking up four victories on the day. The duo of Chelsea Williams and Anna Li took down Lily Burchell and Angyalosy from Buffalo, 6-1.

The Crimson will round out the weekend tomorrow with matches against Brown at 9 a.m. and Buffalo at 1:45 p.m.

RESULTS

Singles
Emel Abibula (Buffalo) def. Chelsea Williams - 6-3, 6-1
Hsin Yan Shih (Buffalo) def. Kayla Leschly – 5-7, 6-2, 10-4
Tolina Schietekat (Buffalo) def. Lauryn Wu – 6-1, 6-2
Nikola Antoniou (Buffalo) def. Anna Li – 6-4
Erica Di Battista (BU) def. Jenna Friedel – 6-4, 4-6, 10-4
Mihaela Marculescu def. Shelly Yaloz (BU) – 7-5, 6-2
Rachel Eason def. Emily Kim (BU) – 6-4, 6-4
Natasha Gonzalez def. Alex Angalosy (BU) – 6-1, 6-2
Rachel Lim def. Lily Burchell (BU) – 6-4, 6-3
Sofia Kostriko (BU) def. Sophia Ho – 6-3, 7-6(5), 11-9
Demi Snyder def. Dani Blaser (BU) – 6-2, 6-4

Doubles
Gonzalez/Ho def. Di Battista/Yaloz (BU) – 7-5
Lim/Eason def. Burchell/Anyalosy (BU) – 6-2
Snyder/Marculescu def. Kim/Kostriko (BU) – 6-3
Williams/Li def. Abibula/Comlek (Buffalo) – 6-1
Schietekat/Shih (Buffalo) def. Wu/Leschly – 7-6(4)