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Women's Tennis Concludes Fall Season with Harvard Invitational

Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot
Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's tennis team concludes the fall season hosting the Harvard Fall Invitational on Nov. 2-4 at the Murr Center Courts.

The Crimson will host Syracuse, Michigan State, Cornell, Boston University and Georgetown. Matches will begin on 9 a.m. on Friday and Saturday and 8:15 a.m. on Sunday.  

Schedule:

Friday 11/2: 

9 a.m. - Syracuse (two doubles, five singles) vs. BU (two doubles, five singles) 

12:30 p.m. - Michigan State (four doubles, six singles) vs. Cornell (three doubles, six singles) and BU (one doubles or Harvard)

4:30 p.m. - Harvard (three or four doubles, six singles) vs. Georgetown (two doubles, four singles) and Michigan State (one or two doubles, two singles)

Saturday 11/3:

9 a.m. - Cornell (three doubles, six singles) vs. BU (three doubles, six singles)

12:30 p.m. - Michigan State (three doubles, six singles) vs. Georgetown (two doubles, four singles) and BU (one doubles, two singles)

4:30 p.m. - Harvard (two doubles, five singles) vs. Syracuse (two doubles, five singles)

Sunday 11/4:

8:15 a.m. - Syracuse (two doubles, five singles) vs. Michigan State (three doubles, six singles)

11:45 a.m. - Georgetown (two doubles, four singles) and BU (one doubles, two singles) vs. Cornell (three doubles, six singles)

2:00 p.m. - Harvard (three doubles, six singles) vs. BU (three doubles, six singles)

How to Follow: 

Video: ESPN+

Twitter: @HarvardWTennis 

What to Know:

  • The Crimson are coming off a 15-3 effort from the Harvard Fall Scramble.
  • Harvard first-year's earned victories in seven of the eight matches.
  • First-year's Chelsea Williams and Rachel Lim both went undefeated at the Harvard Fall Scramble.
  • Jenna Freidel returns to action after advancing to the ITA Regional semifinals with four match victories. 

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.

Up Next:
The Crimson will begin preparations for the spring season, beginning in January.   

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