NEW HAVEN, Conn.—The Columbia women’s tennis team won five matches on the final day of the Bulldog Invitational as it played 12 matches Sunday against Dartmouth at Yale’s Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center.


Columbia concluded the three-day Bulldog Invitational with 20 wins in 36 matches on the weekend against the likes of Dartmouth, Boston College and Brown/Cornell. Two Lions singles players won all three matches on the weekend: junior Andrea Kevakian and junior Sarah Hu.


Columbia’s five winners on Sunday were Kevakian, sophomore Ali Pollack and Hu at singles and first-year Christie Wan and senior Adi Milstein and first-year Paulina Ferrari/Kevakian at doubles.


Eight teams competed in three scheduled extended dual matches over the three-day weekend. The eight teams included Boston College, Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, Massachusetts and host Yale.


Columbia is back in action again on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at the ITA Northeast Regionals at Philadelphia, Pa.



Cullman-Heyman Tennis Center, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.


Sunday, October 8, 2017

Day Three: Columbia vs. Dartmouth



Flight One: Kristina Mathis (Dartmouth) def. Christie Wan (Columbia) 6-2, 7-6

Flight Two: Julia Schroeder (Dartmouth) def. Jennifer Kerr (Columbia) 7-6, 6-0

Flight Three: Abigail Chiu (Dartmouth) def. Paulina Ferrari (Columbia), NS

Flight Four: Andrea Kevakian (Columbia) def. Racquel Lyn (Dartmouth) 7-6, 7-6

Flight Five: Ali Pollack (Columbia) def. Maddie Hwang (Dartmouth) 6-4, 2-6, 10-8

Flight Six: Allison McCann (Dartmouth) def. Sarah Rahman (Columbia) 6-3, 6-0

Flight Seven: Sarah Hu (Columbia) def. Chuyang Guan (Dartmouth) 6-3, 6-0

Flight Eight: Jasmine Abidi (Dartmouth) def. Renee Ren (Columbia) NS



Flight One: Wan/Milstein (Columbia) def. Chiu/Lyn (Dartmouth) 6-1

Flight Two: Mathis/Hwang (Dartmouth) def. Pollack/Kerr (Columbia) 6-4

Flight Three: Ferrari/Kevakian (Columbia) def. Schroeder/McCann (Dartmouth) 6-2

Flight Four: Abidi/Catherine Cable (Dartmouth) def. Ren/Hu (Columbia) 7-6 (6)


Saturday, October 7, 2017

Day Two: Columbia vs. Boston College



Flight One: Christie Wan (Columbia) def. Kylie Wilcox (BC) 0-6, 7-5, 6-2

Flight Two: Jennifer Kerr (Columbia) def. Natasha Irani (BC) 6-3, 6-4, 6-1

Flight Three: Paulina Ferrari (Columbia) def. Dasha Possokhora (BC) 6-4, 6-3

Flight Four: Andrea Kevakian (Columbia) def. Reagan Posorske (BC) 6-4, 6-3

Flight Five: Jackie Urbinati (BC) def. Ali Pollack (Columbia) 7-6 (6), 6-1

Flight Six: Elene Tsokilauri (BC) def. Sarah Rahman (Columbia) 4-6, 7-5, 6-2

Flight Seven: Sarah Hu (Columbia) def. Loren Haukova (BC) 6-1, 6-1

Flight Eight: Renee Ren (Columbia) def. Micayla Casella (BC) 6-2, 6-1



Flight One: Wilcox/Urbinati (BC) def. Wan/Milstein (Columbia) 7-6 (3)

Flight Two: Pollack/Kerr (Columbia) def. Possokhova/Isokilauri (BC) 6-4

Flight Three: Haukova/Ross (BC) def. Kevakian/Ferrari (Columbia) 6-3

Flight Four: Hu/Ren (Columbia) def. Casella/Irani (BC) 6-2


Friday, October 6, 2017

Day One: Columbia vs. Brown/Cornell



Flight One: Pri Shah (Cornell) def. Christie Wan (Columbia) 6-4, 5-7, 1-2

Flight Two: Mariko Iinuma (Cornell) def. Jennifer Kerr (Columbia) 3-6, 6-3, 6-3

Flight Three: Paulina Ferrari (Columbia) def. Cheyenne Lilienthal (Cornell) 6-3, 7-5

Fight Four: Andrea Kevakian (Columbia) def. Ananya Dua (Cornell) 6-4, 6-2

Flight Five: Ali Pollack (Columbia) def. Madison Stevens (Cornell) 6-1, 6-7 (5), 6-3

Flight Six: Sarah Rahman (Columbia) def. Michelle Wang (Cornell) 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-4

Flight Seven: Sarah Hu (Columbia) def. Katie Ta (Brown) 6-0, 0-6, 6-4

Flight Eight: Courtney Kowalsky (Brown) def. Renee Ren (Columbia) 6-1, 6-4



Flight One: Wan/Milstein (Columbia) def. Iinuna/Shah (Cornell) 6-4

Flight Two: Stevens/Lilianthal (Cornell) def. Wan/Milstein (Columbia) 6-4

Flight Three: Dua/Wang (Cornell) def. Kevakian/Ferrari (Columbia) 6-4

Flight Four: Hu/Ren (Columbia) def. Peri Sheinin/Nandu Mandalap (Brown) 6-?