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Women's Tennis Sweeps Rutgers in Home Opener

By: Princeton Athletic Communications
          Release: 02/16/2013
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Emily Hahn gave up only one game in her win against Rutgers Saturday.
Courtesy: Princeton Athletic Communications

Winning its 17th straight match in the series, the Princeton women's tennis team defeated Rutgers 7-0 Saturday afternoon in Jadwin Gym, improving to 3-1 on the new dual-meet season.

The Tigers, who saw the ECAC Championship canceled last weekend due to Winter Storm Nemo, were in competition for the first time since winning at Akron on Feb. 3. Rutgers had won back-to-back matches, most recently 5-2 against Fairleigh Dickinson this past Wednesday.

The match was played in front of about 150 fans as part of the USTA's Campus Kids Day event.

Princeton improved to 34-2 all-time in the series against Rutgers. The last two meetings have now come with Princeton sweeps.

The Tigers will hit the court again at 11 a.m. Sunday against Seton Hall. The Pirates fell to 0-4 on the season with a 6-1 loss to NJIT Friday.

(72) Princeton (3-1) 7, Rutgers (2-2) 0
Doubles
1. Cannon/Graff (P) def. Li/Petrini (R), 8-6
2. Flanigan/Hahn (P) def. Kayati/Zein (R), 8-7(4)
3. Chow/Muliawan (P) def. Balsamo/Judeh (R), 8-4
Order of finish: 3,1,2
Singles
1. Lindsay Graff (P) def. (99) Vanessa Petrini (R), 6-0, 6-4
2. (85) Amanda Muliawan (P) def. Gina Li (R), 4-6, 6-0, (11-9)
3. Katherine Flanigan (P) def. Mariam Zein (R), 6-1, 6-1
4. Monica Chow (P) def. Noor Judeh (R), 6-2, 6-0
5. Katie Goepel (P) def. Lindsey Kayati (R), 6-2, 2-6, (13-10)
6. Emily Hahn (P) def. Lindsay Balsamo (R), 6-1, 6-0
Order of finish: 6,3,4,1,5,2

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January
24
Saturday
W. Tennis
vs. Virginia Tech (ITA Kick-Off Weekend)
- 3:00 PM
January
25
Sunday
W. Tennis
at Alabama/Syracuse (ITA Kick-Off Weekend)
- TBA
January
29
Thursday
W. Tennis
at Stanford
- 4:30 PM
January
31
Saturday
W. Tennis
at Saint Mary's
- 5:00 PM
February
06
Friday
W. Tennis
vs. ECAC Championship
- TBA
February
07
Saturday
W. Tennis
vs. ECAC Championship
- TBA
February
08
Sunday
W. Tennis
vs. ECAC Championship
- TBA
February
17
Tuesday
W. Tennis
vs. Rutgers
- 5:30 PM
February
20
Friday
W. Tennis
vs. Blue Gray National Tennis Classic
- TBA
February
21
Saturday
W. Tennis
vs. Blue Gray National Tennis Classic
- TBA
February
22
Sunday
W. Tennis
vs. Blue Gray National Tennis Classic
- TBA
February
28
Saturday
W. Tennis
at Memphis
- 3:30 PM
March
18
Wednesday
W. Tennis
at Long Beach State
- 5:00 PM
March
20
Friday
W. Tennis
at San Diego State
- 5:00 PM
March
21
Saturday
W. Tennis
vs. Oklahoma State
- 12:00 PM
March
28
Saturday
W. Tennis
at Penn
- 1:00 PM
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