HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth women’s tennis team saw doubles success during the first day of the Big Green Invite on Friday, going 4-0 inside the Boss Tennis Center and Gordon Pavilion.

Overall, the team went 11-1 on the opening day adding seven victories in singles action.  In singles action, six of the seven wins came in straight sets. Melissa Matsuoka rallied after dropping the first set to net a three-set, come-from-behind triumph.

In doubles action, the duos Taylor Ng / Katherine Yau and Jacqueline Crawford / Suzy Tan cruised to victories, winning 8-0 and 8-1, respectively.

The Big Green will continue the event on Saturday at 2:00 pm.

Taylor Ng/Katherine Yau defeated Arielle Griffin/Yulia Motyl 8-0
Jacqueline Crawford/Suzy Tan defeated Chanel Glasper/Sonia Bokhari 8-1
Melissa Matsuoka/Julienne Keong defeated Jessica Podlofsky/Aarzoo Malik 8-5
Narni Summerall/Sarah Bessen defeated Iris Raileanu/Anna Woosley 8-4

J. Crawford defeated S. Bokhari 6-2,6-2
K. Yau defeated A. Malizk 6-0,6-4
T. Ng defeated A. Griffin 6-0,6-1
M. Matsuoka defeated Y. Motyl 4-6,6-3,6-1
S. Tan defeated A. Woosley 6-1,6-3
J. Keong lost J. Podlofsky 6-2,5-7,6-3
S. Bessen defeated C. Glasper 6-0,7-5
N. Summerall defeated J. Larson 6-2,6-2