Women’s Tennis Hosts Harvard Fall Scramble

Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot
Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.– The Harvard women's tennis team is set to host the Harvard Fall Scramble on Oct. 19 - Oct. 21 at the Murr Center Courts.

The Crimson will face Fordham, Rhode Island and Seton Hall throughout the weekend. The round-robin style tournament will have sets to six for doubles (six all tiebreak) followed by singles two out of three full sets. 


Friday 10/19:

Match 1

2:30 p.m. - Seton Hall vs Rhode Island

Match 2

5:45 p.m. - Harvard vs Fordham

Saturday 10/20:

Match 1

10 a.m. - Rhode Island vs Fordham

Match 2

1:30 p.m. - Harvard vs Seton Hall

Sunday 10/21:

Match 1

9 a.m. - Seton Hall vs Fordham

Match 2

12:45 p.m. - Harvard vs Rhode Island

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What to Know:

  • Junior Jenna Friedel returns from her strong performance at the ITA Regionals, where she earned a semi-final performance by winning four consecutive matches. 
  • Senior Erica Oosterhout will participate in her first tournament since making it to the final round of the ITA All-American Championship qualifying tournament. 
  • In last year's Fall Scramble, the Crimson earned victories against Seton Hall, Rhode Island and Middlebury. 

Leading the Way
Traci Green, the Sheila Kelly Palandjian Head Coach for Harvard women's tennis, enters her 12th season as the second winningest coach in Crimson women's tennis history with a 123-103 record. Last season she guided Harvard to a 14-9 overall record, including a 6-1 Ivy League record.

Next Up:
The Crimson will stay home and prepare to host the next home tournament, the Harvard Invitational on Nov. 2 - Nov. 4.