HANOVER, N.H.—Dartmouth claimed a 5-2 victory over the Columbia women’s tennis team Sunday afternoon at the Boss Tennis Center. With the loss, Columbia drops 10-8 overall and 2-3 in Ivy League play, while Dartmouth improves to 3-2 in league play and 10-10 overall.

 

Dartmouth won the doubles point to take a 1-0 lead heading into singles competition. At the No. 2 doubles position, Dartmouth’s Kristina Mathis and Racquel Lyn defeated first-year Jennifer Kerr and junior Sarah Hu 6-4, then Julia Schroeder and Abigail Chiu won a 6-3 win at No. 3 doubles over Columbia junior Andrea Kevakian and first-year Paulina Ferrari.

 

The Big Green claimed three singles wins to secure the victory and 4-0 lead before Columbia registered back-to-back points when junior Sarah Hu defeated Dartmouth’s Maddie Hwang 6-1, 6-4 and sophomore Ali Pollack followed with a 6-2, 3-6, 10-4 win over Dartmouth’s Abigail Chiu at No. 4 singles.

 

Columbia closes its 2017-18 season at home next weekend by facing Brown (Saturday, April 21) and Yale (Sunday, April 22) at Dick Savitt Tennis Center. Both matches begin at 1 p.m. The Lions will honor senior Adi Milstein prior to Sunday’s Yale match.

 

DARTMOUTH 5, COLUMBIA 2 (Women’s Tennis)

Sunday, April 15, 2018, Boss Tennis Center, Hanover, N.H.

 

Singles

No. 1: No. 115 Kristina Mathis (Dartmouth) defeats Christie Wan (Columbia) 6-1, 6-0.

No. 2: Julia Schroder (Dartmouth) defeats Jennifer Kerr (Columbia) 6-1, 6-4.

No. 3: Racquel Lyn (Dartmouth) defeats Andrea Kevakian (Columbia) 6-3, 2-6, 7-6 (5).

No. 4: Ali Pollack (Columbia) defeats Abigail Chiu (Dartmouth) 6-2, 3-6, 10-4.

No. 5: Sarah Hu (Columbia) defeats Maddie Hwang (Dartmouth) 6-1, 6-4.

No. 6: Chuyang Guan (Dartmouth) defeats Sarah Rahman (Columbia) 6-2, 6-0.

 

Doubles

No. 1: Julia Schroeder/Abigail Chiu (Dartmouth) defeats Adi Milstein/Christie Wan (Columbia) 6-3.

No. 2: Kristina Mathis/Racquel Lyn (Dartmouth) defeats Sarah Hu/Jennifer Kerr (Columbia) 6-4.

No. 3: Maddie Hwang/Allison Chuang (Dartmouth) vs. Andrea Kevakian/Paulina Ferrari (Columbia) 5-3, unfinished.

 

Final Score: Dartmouth 5, Columbia 2; Time of Match: N/A. Order of Finish: Doubles- 2, 1; Singles- 1, 6, 2, 5, 4, 3. Records: Columbia: 10-8, 2-3 Ivy League; Dartmouth 10-10, 3-2 Ivy League; Attendance: N/A.