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Day One of Cornell Winter Invite In the Books For Women’s Tennis
Medianik paces Bearcats with a win in singles and doubles action Friday
January 24, 2014Tweet
Ithaca, N.Y.—Binghamton won three matches in opening day action at the Cornell Winter Invite on Friday. Winning a pair of matches on Friday was junior Katya Medianik who teamed up with sophomore Alexis Tashiro to win a first round bout in doubles and later was victorious in straight sets of ‘A’ singles flight play.
Tashiro and Medianik made quick work of Army’s Taler Brazell and Gabriella Spindler by a score of 6-1. Following their win, they were upended in quarterfinals action by Seton Hall. On the singles court, Medianik moved on in the A flight with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Seton Hall’s Rocio Portela.
Sophomore Agatha Ambrozy was BU’s other winner on Friday, she took down Julie Martiny of Seton Hall handily, defeating the freshman 6-1,6-2 yesterday. Ambrozy, who sat out most of the fall with an injury, has moved on in the winner’s bracket of the C flight.
Day two of the event will conclude on Saturday with second round of singles play concluding, as well as doubles action from Reiss Tennis Center.
Flight A doubles Rd. of 16
Medianik/Tashiro, Binghamton def. Brazell/Spindler, Army 6-1
Flight A doubles Quarterfinals
Portela/Sher, Seton Hall def. Medianik/Tashiro, Binghamton 6-2
Frazier/Young, Cornell def. DiMuro/Kohtz, Binghamton 6-3
Flight B doubles Quarterfinals
Iliev/Riney, Army def. Ambrozy/Brodsky, Binghamton 6-3
Flight A singles Rd. of 16
Lijekvist, Seton Hall def. Kohtz, Binghamton 1-6,6-3,10-6
Medianik, Binghamton def. Portela, Seton Hall 6-3,6-4
D. Taylor, Army def. DiMuro, Binghamton 6-2,7-5
Flight B singles
D’Ascenzo, Cornell Def Brodsky, Binghamton 6-1,6-0
Porter, Army Def Tashiro, Binghamton 6-0,6-1
Flight C singles
Ambrozy, Binghamton def. Martiny, Seton Hall 6-1,6-2
McCune, Niagara def. Soeder, Binghamton 4-6,6-4,10-6