Ghosh, Ip Finish Day Two of NCAA Individual Championships

Ghosh, Ip Finish Day Two of NCAA Individual Championships




MASON, Ohio - Amherst College women's tennis players Sue Ghosh '16 and Vickie Ip '18 competed on day two of the 2015 NCAA Division III Individual Championships Friday in singles and doubles action at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio.

Friday's action featured the singles rounds of eight and four, and the doubles round of eight. The singles final, and the doubles semifinals and final will take place Saturday. 

In the singles round of eight, Ghosh fell to Bowdoin's Joulia Likhanskaia, 6-4, 6-3 and was eliminated from singles play. Likhanskaia advanced to the semifinals and will square off against Williams' Juli Raventos. 

Later in the day, in the doubles round of eight, Ghosh and Ip squared off against Bridget Etchegaray and Laina Matsuda of La Verne. The duo was edged, 7-6 in the first set, but battled back to post a 6-2 win in set two to force a decisive third frame. However, Etchegaray and Laina Matsuda notched a 6-1 victory in the set to complete the win and eliminate the Jeffs from doubles action.