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Yale Falls to No. 14 Auburn on Second Day of ITA National Indoor Championship

Yale Falls to No. 14 Auburn on Second Day of ITA National Indoor Championship

 

Zordani Picks up Singles Victory

NEW HAVEN, Conn. –  The second day of the ITA National Indoor Championship saw the Yale women's tennis team play against No. 14 Auburn in a consolation match. While the Bulldogs were defeated 4-1, junior Elizabeth Zordani won her match at No. 5 singles.

Auburn claimed the doubles point after victories at No. 2 and 3 doubles. Despite conceding matches on courts 1-3, Yale notched a point after Zordani overcame No. 112 Roos van der Zwaan 6-3, 6-4. Although Auburn had already earned the four points needed to win the match, junior Valerie Shklover was close to victory at No. 4 singles, having taken the first set 7-5.

Full results from the day's play may be found below.

The Bulldogs will be back in action against Ole Miss on Sunday at 9:30 a.m.

Report by Alice Yang '19, Yale Sports Publicity

 

Doubles

No. 1 -- Carol Finke/Elizabeth Zordani (Yale) vs. Alizee Michaud/Taylor Russo (Auburn) 4-5, unfinished

No. 2 -- Andie Dikosavljevic/Alannah Griffin (Auburn) d. Tina Jiang/Caroline Lynch (Yale) 6-4

No. 3 -- Georgie Axon/Caroline Turner (Auburn) d. Opala Dhingra/Amy Yang (Yale) 6-1

 

Singles

No. 1 -- No. 28 Alizee Michaud (Auburn) d. Carol Finke (Yale) 6-0, 6-1

No. 2 -- Andie Dikosavljevic (Auburn) d. Tina Jiang (Yale) 6-3, 6-3

No. 3 -- No. 98 Taylor Russo (Auburn) d. Amy Yang (Yale) 7-5, 6-2

No. 4 -- Valerie Shklover (Yale) vs. No. 120 Alannah Griffin (Auburn) 7-5, 4-5, unfinished

No. 5 -- Elizabeth Zordani (Yale) d. No. 112 Roos van der Zwaan (Auburn) 6-3, 6-4

No. 6 -- Caroline Lynch (Yale) vs. Georgie Axon (Auburn) 3-6, 5-6, unfinished