Lim And Lim/Ward Finish Second In NCAA Individual Tournament
Kristin Lim finished second in the NCAA Division III Singles Championship and partnered with Caroline Ward to finish second in the NCAA Division III Doubles Championship on Saturday. Lim lost in the final to second seeded Lok-Sze Leung of Middlebury 6-1, 6-3. Lim and Ward lost in the final to third seeded Jordan Brewer/Gabby Devlin of Amherst 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (6).
Lim, who was seeded first, won her first round match 6-1, 6-1, her round of 16 match 6-1, 6-0, her quarterfinal against the sixth seed 6-3, 6-1 and her semifinal against the third seed and defending champion 6-4, 6-4. Lim and Ward, who were also seeded first, won their round of 16 match 6-1, 6-0, their quarterfinal 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 and their semifinal 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.
Lim finished the season 31-2 in singles. Lim and Ward only lost twice together this season with both losses coming to Brewer and Devlin, once in the team championships and the other today. All of Lim's losses in the NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships in her career, twice in singles and three times in doubles, were to the eventual champions each time.