Emory University sophomore Malavika Padmanabhan won both her singles and doubles matches against Brenau University on Tuesday, helping the third-ranked Eagles to a 6-3 win over the Golden Tigers. In singles action, Padmanabhan defeated Hannah Thompson 7-5, 6-2 in the fourth-singles match. Earlier in the day, she teamed with Brenna Kelly to win 8-4 over Theresa Neumeyr and Stephanie Moniz in the third doubles contest. Padmanabhan improved to 8-1 in singles matches this season, and to 7-2 in doubles play. Her performance helped the Eagles win their fourth-straight contest, improving to 4-2 on the season.
Posted: Mar 12, 2012