Women’s Tennis Readies For Sunday Matinee Against St. John’s

Photo: Gil Talbot
Photo: Gil Talbot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.– The Harvard women's tennis team (8-4) returns from a week hiatus for a Sunday matinee against St. John's (5-3) at 11 a.m., at the Murr Center Courts. The match will be broadcast on ESPN3. 

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What to Know:

  • This is the second meeting between the two programs, with the first one coming two seasons ago when Harvard defeated St. John's, 6-1, at the Murr Center Courts (Jan. 26, 2017).
  • The Crimson last played on Feb. 23, when it took down both Boston University and Southern New Hampshire in a doubleheader. 
  • First-year Chelsea Williams is coming off a strong performance in the team's last matchups against Boston University and Southern New Hampshire, picking up four total wins on the day (two singles, two doubles). 
  • The Crimson has had success in doubles play, sporting a .759 winning percentage in the spring season. 
  • In singles play, junior Natasha Gonzalez leads the way with eight wins. 

Up Next:
The team will prepare for a busy spring break, where it will play five matches in 11 days, beginning with Southern University on Tuesday at 2:30 p.m.