Ninth-ranked Carnegie Mellon takes matches against DI, DII teams
MONROEVILLE, Pa. -- Carnegie Mellon stayed perfect on the season with an 8-1 victory against Division II Indiana (Pa.) and a 9-0 decision against Division I Robert Morris on Sunday at The Club. The two wins improve the Tartans record to 5-0.
The Tartans won every singles match as sophomores Brooke Tsu and Abbey Hamstra each won twice. Tsu defeated Sophie Butland of IUP 6-3, 6-1 at No. 3 before playing No. 1 against Carolina Mourao Teixeira of Robert Morris in winning 6-0, 6-1. Hamstra won 6-4, 6-3 at No. 6 against Rachel Wood of IUP and then played in the five spot and won 6-1, 6-4 against Dounia Zinbi of Robert Morris.
In doubles play, junior Bryn Raschke and freshman Vanessa Pavia won at twice at No. 1 doubles by the scores of 8-5 against Tanya Timko and Butland of IUP and 8-2 against Robert Morris' Alina Schibol/Diana Mirceta.