Menlo News October 19, 2023

Girls’ tennis lands WBAL Championship

Knights win 36th league title in program history

Varsity tennis 2023


Menlo girls’ tennis clinched the West Bay Athletic League championship with 6-1 win over Sacred Heart Prep. It’s the 36th league title in program history. The Knights improve to 8-0 WBAL and 15-6 overall.
Andra Braicu, Elise Chen, Emily Li & Izzy Klugman swept singles in straight sets. Sulia Gayle-Milla Bardony fell at No.1, Kate Hsia-Sophia Jia, Riya Chandna & Rosalyn Zhou pick up wins at Nos. 2 and 3 doubles.
Menlo next plays Notre Dame-Belmont and Harker next week to close regular-season play.


Menlo 6, Sacred Heart Prep 1
at SHP 

Singles – Andra Braicu (M) d. Azmeh 6-3, 6-1; Elise Chen (M) d. Bernstein 6-1, 6-0; Emily Li (M) d. Choham 6-1, 6-1; Izzy Klugman (M) d. Viswanathan 6-0, 6-0.

Doubles – Bennett-Stavropolous (S) d. Sulia Gayle-Milla Bardony 6-1, 6-4; Kate Hsia-Sophia Jia (M) d. Goldstein-Hampton 6-4, 6-1; Riya Chandna-Rosalyn Zhou (M) d. Gruber-Hamrsen 6-2, 6-4.