Buckeyes Compete in Brown Classic

Go Buckeyes! Noelle Malley was undefeated in singles and doubles at the Brown Classic
Go Buckeyes!
Noelle Malley was undefeated in singles and doubles at the Brown Classic
Go Buckeyes!

Nov. 3, 2012

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Four members of the Ohio State women’s tennis team traveled to Providence, R.I., for the Brown Classic Friday and Saturday. The Buckeyes won 5-of-6 doubles matches and 9-of-12 singles matches in the tournament.

In doubles, the tandem of Noelle Malley and Kelsey Becker was 3-0, while the duo of Kelsey Dieters and Kara Cecil was 2-1. Dieters and Malley won all three of their matches on the weekend.

Competing in doubles Flight 1, Dieters and Cecil topped Brown’s Harrow and Noyes Friday and shut out Scott and White from Albany Saturday. In Flight 2, Malley and Becker had two wins over teams from Brown Friday. Saturday, the Buckeye tandems both topped duos from Albany.

In singles, Ohio State took on players from Brown Friday and Albany and Brown Saturday. In Flight 1 singles, Dieters had straight-set wins and a super tiebreaker victory while Cecil competed in Flight 2 and  posted two straight-set wins along with a super tiebreaker loss. In Flight 3, Malley was a straight-set winner against both the Brown Bears and Great Danes and rallied for a super tiebreaker win vs. Brown. Becker represented the Buckeyes in Flight 4. She lost Friday to Brown’s Niki Uberoi in a super tiebreaker after rallying to tie the match in the second set. Saturday, Becker did not drop a game vs. Albany but lost to Brown in straight sets.

Ohio State will close out the fall season when it heads to Arizona for the ASU Thunderbird Invitational in Tempe, Ariz., Nov. 9-11.

Brown Classic Providence, R.I.
Day 1, Friday, Nov. 2

Flight 1: Harrow/Noyes (Brown) def. Kukkonen/Iannone (Albany) 8-1
Dieters/Cecil (Ohio State) def. Harrow/Noyes (Brown) 8-4
Camhi/Krasowski (Brown) def. Dieters/Cecil (Ohio State) 8-5
Camhi/Krasowski (Brown) def. Kukkonen/Crummey (Albany) 8-0

Flight 2:
Kandath/Uberoi, Niki (Brown) def. Hermans/White(Albany) 8-4
Hsu/Mandalap (Brown) def. Scott/Iannone (Albany) 8-2
Malley/Becker (Ohio State) def. Kandath/Uberoi (Brown) 9-7
Malley/Becker (Ohio State) def. Hsu/Mandalap (Brown) 8-4

Flight 1:
Dieters (Ohio State) def. Harrow (Brown) 6-3, 6-3
Krasowski (Brown) def. Kukkonen (Albany) 6-0, 6-2

Flight 2:
Cecil (Ohio State) def. Kandath (Brown) 6-2, 6-3
Camhi (Brown) def. Hermans (Albany) 6-1, 6-0

Flight 3:
Malley (Ohio State) def. Noyes (Brown) 7-5, 6-2
Mandalap (Brown) def. Crummey (Albany) 6-0, 6-0

Flight 4:
Uberoi, Niki (Brown) def. Becker (Ohio State) 6-1, 3-6, 10-8
Hsu (Brown) def. Iannone (Albany) 6-0, 6-2
Uberoi, Nimi (Brown) def. White (Albany) 8-2

Day 2, Saturday, Nov. 3
Flight 1:
Dieters/Cecil (OSU) def. Scott/White (Albany) 8-0
Camhi/Krasowski (Brown) def. Harrow/Noyes (Brown) 8-6

Flight 2:
Becker/Malley (OSU) def. Hermans/Crummey (Albany) 8-3
Kandath/Uberoi (Brown) def. Hsu/Mandalap (Brown) 8-5

Flight 1:
Dieters (OSU) def. Hermans (Albany) 6-1, 6-0
Harrow (Brown) def. Kukkonen (Albany) 6-0, 6-0
Dieters (OSU) def. Krasowski (Brown), 6-2, 3-6, 11-9

Flight 2:
Cecil (OSU) def. Kukkonen (Albany) 6-3, 6-0
Camhi (Brown) def. Crummey (Albany) 6-0, 6-0
Camhi (Brown) def. Cecil (OSU), 3-6, 6-2, 10-4

Flight 3:
Malley (OSU) def. Crummey (Albany) 6-1, 6-2
Noyes (Brown) def. Iannone (Albany) 6-0, 6-2
Malley (OSU) def. Mandalap (Brown), 3-6, 6-4, 10-6

Flight 4:
Becker (OSU) def. White (Albany) 6-0, 6-0
Uberoi, Niki (Brown) def. White (Albany) 6-2, 6-0
Hsu (Brown) def. Becker (OSU), 6-3, 6-0