The Crimson pair advanced to the semifinals defeating two pairs of Ivy League foes. Ringblom and Li, first, knocked off Yale's Mimi Levine and Amy Yang, 8-4, before edging out Columbia's Jennifer Kerr and Ali Pollack, 8-5. Ringblom and Li made quick work of Fordham's Carina Ma and Estelle Wang, 8-3, to move on to the quarterfinals.
In the quarterfinals, Ringblom and Li defeated St. John's Zofia Staniszz and Jaida Collins, 8-4, to advance to the semifinals. The Harvard duo fell to Dartmouth in the semifinals, 6-2, 1-6, 6-10.
In her opening singles match, sophomore Irene Lu defeated Jean-na Koo of St Francis (N.Y.) in two sets, 6-4, 6-2, before knocking off a Columbia's Ali Pollack, 6-1, 6-4 to move onto the quarterfinals. Against Syracuse's Miranda Ramirez, Lu came back from an 0-1 hole with a 6-1 win in the second set, but was unable to complete the comeback, falling, 6-4, in the third set.
Ringblom and sophomore Jenna Friedel both advanced to the second round, but were not able to move forward, despite, each, taking her second-round opponent to three sets. Ringblom defeated Colgate's Lauren Hyland in her first match, 6-2, 6-2, but was fell short dropping her second match to Dartmouth's Racquel Lyn in three sets, 6-3, 4-6, 5-7.
Friedel defeated FDU's Tatiana Efteniou, 6-2, 6-2 before advancing to face host, Penn's Jimena Rodriguez-Benito. Against Rodriguez-Benito, Friedel was unable to complete the comeback falling, 3-6, 6-3, 4-6.
- Senior Annika Ringblom and freshman Anna Li advanced to the semifinals with an 8-4 win in the round of eight.
- Sophomore Irene Lu advanced to the quarterfinals singles with a two-set, 6-1, 6-4, win over Columbia in the second round.
- Ringblom and Friedel both advanced to the singles second round.
Harvard closes out the fall season with the Harvard Invitational on Nov. 3 through Nov. 5.