WALTHAM, Mass. -- In their only dual match of the Fall season, the Brandeis women's tennis match fell to local rival Tufts, 8-1.
The Judges' lone point came from sophomore Emily Eska (Princeton, Mass./Wachusett Regional) at sixth singles. Eska bounced back from dropping the first set to earn a 4-6, 6-3, 10-5 win in a third-set super tiebreaker. Brandeis had one other match go the distance, where senior Allyson Bernstein (Northbrook, Ill./Glenbrook North) fell in a tiebreaker in the third, 2-6, 6-3, 4-10.
Brandeis is back in action next weekend at the New England championships.
Tufts 8, Brandeis 1
Oct 11, 2013 at Waltham, Mass. (Rieger Tennis Courts)
|1. Sam Gann (TUFTS) def. Allyson Bernstein (BRWTEN) 6-2, 3-6, 10-4|
|2. Alexa Meltzer (TUFTS) def. Maya Vasser (BRWTEN) 6-0, 6-4|
|3. Conner Calabro (TUFTS) def. Alexa Katz (BRWTEN) 6-0, 6-0|
|4. Jacqueline Baum (TUFTS) def. Roberta Bergstein (BRWTEN) 7-5, 6-2|
|5. Chelsea Hayashi (TUFTS) def. Sarita Biswas (BRWTEN) 6-2, 6-3|
|6. Emily Eska (BRWTEN) def. Hannah Slutsky (TUFTS) 4-6, 6-3, 10-5|
|1. Shelci Bowman/Alexa Meltzer (TUFTS) def. Allyson Bernstein/Marissa Lazar (BRWTEN) 8-4|
|2. Sam Gann/Chelsea Hayashi (TUFTS) def. Alexa Katz/Maya Vasser (BRWTEN) 8-2|
|3. Jacqueline Baum/Conner Calabro (TUFTS) def. Roberta Bergstein/Sarita Biswas (BRWTEN) 8-5|