April 11, 2010

Rosman, Broderick lead No. 28 women's tennis to 7-2 win over Conn. College

NEW LONDON, Conn. (courtesy Connecticut College sports information) -- The Brandeis University women’s tennis team won all three doubles matchups and cruised to victory in the top in a 7-2 victory at Connecticut College Sunday. With the win, the 28th ranked Judges improve to 9-7 while the Camels fall to 6-5 in the setback.

 
Brandeis junior Rachel Rosman (Bonita Springs, Fla./Estero) and rookie Faith Broderick (Washingtonville, N.Y./Washingtonville) teamed up on an 8-5 win at #1 doubles for the visitors.  Both Rosman and Broderick earned convincing 6-0, 6-0 victories in their respective slots at #1 and #2 singles for the Judges. Junior Mackenzie Gallegos (Friendswood, Texas/Friendswood) and sophomore Nina Levine (Westport, Conn./Staples) each won third-set super-tiebreakers at No. 4 and 5 singles.
 
Connecticut College rookie Jen Herbert (Pawcatuck, Conn.) rallied for a win at #6 singles, legging out an emotional 19-17 victory in the super tie-breaker. Senior Jessica Bender (Westfield, N.J.) triumphed at third singles for the Camels.
 

Brandeis University 7, Connecticut College 2

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Singles:
1. Rachel Rosman (B) def. Cassie Smith (CC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Faith Broderick (B) def. Becca Heupel (CC) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jessica Bender (CC) def. Ariana Sanai (B) 6-1, 3-0 (def.)
4. Mackenzie Gallegos (B) def. Caroline Barone (CC) 4-6, 6-3, 10-5
5. Nina Levine (B) def. Sara Krivoshik (CC) 7-5, 2-6, 10-8
6. Jen Herbert (CC) def. Sarah Richman (B) 4-6, 6-0, 19-17

Doubles:
1. Rosman/Broderick (B) def. Heupel/Bender (CC) 8-5
2. Gallegos/Richman (B) def. Barone/Smith (CC) 8-5
3. Sanai/Levine (B) def. Brittney Cangemi/Krivoshik (CC) 8-0