Feb. 23, 2013
Senior Alex Kelleher won on court No. 2 in singles and court No. 1 in doubles to help lead Boston College past No. 71 Brown, 5-2, at the Dedham Health & Athletic Complex in Dedham, Mass., on Friday night.
In the Eagles' (4-0, 1-0 ACC) first match since Feb. 1, BC won four of six singles matches and swept the doubles point against the nationally-ranked Bears (3-3, 0-0 Ivy).
Kelleher defeated Hannah Camhi, 6-3, 6-4, in singles play and teamed with sophomore Jessica Wacnik to beat Camhi and Misia Krasowski, 8-3, in doubles competition.
Seniors Olga Khmylev and Ina Kauppila outlasted Sarah Kandath and Nikita Uberoi, 8-7 (3), on court No. 2 in doubles, and Khmylev also won her singles match on court No. 6 against Ammu Mandalap, 6-2, 7-6 (4).
Freshman Heini Salonen partnered with classmate Katya Vasilyev to win on court No. 3 in doubles, and Salonen earned a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Uberoi on singles court No. 5.
Boston College returns to action at Harvard on Saturday at 4 p.m.
Boston College Results: (5-2)
No. 1 - Jessica Wacnik and Alex Kelleher (BC) defeat Hannah Camhi and Misia Krasowski (BU), 8-3
No. 2 - Olga Khmylev and Ina Kauppila (BC) defeat Sarah Kandath and Nikita Uberoi (BU), 8-7 (3)
No. 3 - Heini Salonen and Katya Vasilyev (BC) defeat Ashly Noyes and Ammu Mandalap (BU), 8-4
No. 1 - Misia Krasowski (BU) defeats Jessica Wacnik (BC), 6-2, 7-5
No. 2 - Alex Kelleher (BC) defeats Hannah Camhi (BU), 6-3, 6-4
No. 3 - Kelly Barry (BC) defeats Sarah Kandath (BU), 6-4, 6-1
No. 4 - Ashley Noyes (BU) defeats Katya Vasilyev (BC), 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (9)
No. 5 - Heini Salonen (BC) defeats Nikita Uberoi (BU), 6-4, 6-2
No. 6 - Olga Khmylev (BC) defeats Ammu Mandalap (BU), 6-2, 7-6 (4)