February 28, 2010

W&L Women's Tennis Sweeps E&H and Guilford

LEXINGTON, Va. – The No. 5 Washington and Lee women’s tennis team swept a pair of ODAC matches on Sunday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

W&L (5-3, 4-0) defeated Emory & Henry (2-4, 0-2), 6-0, and downed Guilford College (1-2, 0-2) by the same 6-0 score.

The Generals are set to return to action on Saturday when they will host Sweet Briar beginning at 11:00 am.

#5 Washington and Lee 6, Emory & Henry 0
Feb 28, 2010 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Virginia Dickinson (W&L) def. Jill Williams (EHC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Christina Douglas (W&L) def. Jess Williams (EHC) 6-2, 6-0
3. Katie Harris (W&L) def. Victoria Suttles (EHC) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Catherine Reed/Ashley Leinweber (W&L) def. Jill Williams/Jess Williams (EHC) 8-1
2. Kerry Cotter/Laura Simmons (W&L) def. Becca Hanley/Savanna Tickle (EHC) 8-0
3. Lyndsey Johansson/Katie Harris (W&L) def. Victoria Suttles/Kaylee Gallant (EHC) 8-0

Match Notes
Emory & Henry 2-4
Washington and Lee 4-3; National ranking #5

#5 Washington and Lee 6, Guilford 0

Singles competition
1. Ashley Leinweber (W&L) def. Mackey Wesner (GC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Lyndsey Johansson (W&L) def. Nina Bollag (GC) 6-0, 6-3
3. Kerry Cotter (W&L) def. Liz Killion (GC) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Ashley Leinweber/Catherine Reed (W&L) def. Mackey Wesner/Nina Bollag (GC) 8-1
2. Laura Simmons/Kerry Cotter (W&L) def. Liz Killion/Megan Fair (GC) 8-0
3. Katie Harris/Lyndsey Johansson (W&L) def. Addie Ayres/Mary Simpson (GC) 8-0

Match Notes
Guilford 1-2, 0-2
Washington and Lee 5-3, 4-0; National ranking #5