How It Happened
Sophomore Halah Davis and freshman Sydney Chratian were victorious at No. 3 doubles, but it was the lone win of the day for Rhode Island in a 4-0 loss to George Washington Sunday.
The teams played to clinch. George Washington (7-7, 3-1 Atlantic 10) earned the doubles point by winning at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles. The Colonials then grabbed wins at No. 1, No. 3 and No. 4 singles to bring the match to an end.
Rhode Island (6-6, 1-2 A-10) saw its three-match win streak come to an end.
1. Siopacha/Bayraktaroglu (GW) def. Codreanu/Erin Chratian; 6-4
2. Grubac/Marinkovikj (GW) def. Loredo/Higuchi; 6-4
3. Davis/Chratian (URI) def. Kogan/de Luna; 7-5
1. Maria Siopacha (GW) def. Erin Chratian; 7-6 (3), 6-4
2. Sara Grubac vs. Tiara Higuchi; 6-3, 2-6, 0-1
3. Melis Bayraktaroglu (GW) def. Mihaela Cordreanu 7-5, 6-2
4. Katarina Marinkovikj (GW) def. Paulina Loredo 6-1, 6-1
5. Xenia de Luna vs. Halah Davis 2-2
6. Victoria Kogan vs. Sydney Chratian
Rhode Island plays at Bryant on Wednesday, April 3. The match begins at 3 p.m.