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

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The No. 10 Washington and Lee women's tennis team improved to 7-1 overall and 5-0 in ODAC play with a pair of conference victories on Saturday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

W&L defeated Emory & Henry by a final score of 5-0 and followed that up with a 5-0 decision over Virginia Wesleyan.

The loss dropped the Wasps to 1-6 overall and 0-3 in the ODAC, while the Marlins fell to 1-2 and 0-2 in conference play.

The Generals return to action on Saturday as they travel to No. 18 Mary Washington for a 10:00 am match.

#10 Washington and Lee 5, Emory & Henry 0
Mar 05, 2011 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Christina Douglas (W&LW) def. Alyssa Wingate (E&H) 6-0, 6-0
2. Catherine Reed (W&LW) def. Kandyce Baker (E&H) 6-0, 6-0
3. Kaylee Gallant (E&H) vs. Ashley Leinweber (W&LW) no result
4. Victoria Suttles (E&H) vs. Kerry Cotter (W&LW) no result
5. Anna Blydenburgh (E&H) vs. Laura Simmons (W&LW) no result
6. Casey Blackburn (E&H) vs. Elise Hansen (W&LW) no result
 
Doubles competition
1. Catherine Reed/Ashley Leinweber (W&LW) def. Alyssa Wingate/Kandyce Baker (E&H) 8-2
2. Kerry Cotter/Christina Douglas (W&LW) def. Kaylee Gallant/Victoria Suttles (E&H) 8-0
3. Lauren Armstrong/Elise Hansen (W&LW) def. Anna Blydenburgh/Casey Blackburn (E&H) 8-0
Match Notes
Emory & Henry 1-6, 0-3
Washington and Lee 7-1, 5-0; National ranking #10


#10 Washington and Lee 5, Virginia Wesleyan College 0
Mar 05, 2011 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Christina Douglas (W&LW) def. Saida Bennou (VWC) 5-0, retired
2. Catherine Reed (W&LW) def. Meredith Willett (VWC) 6-2, 6-0
3. Cay Gee (VWC) vs. Ashley Leinweber (W&LW) no result
4. Katelynn Duncan (VWC) vs. Kerry Cotter (W&LW) no result
5. Stephanie Bittner (VWC) vs. Lauren Armstrong (W&LW) no result
6. Gabrielle Sacco (VWC) vs. Laura Simmons (W&LW) no result
Doubles competition
1. Catherine Reed/Ashley Leinweber (W&LW) def. Saida Bennou/Meredith Willett (VWC) 8-1
2. Kerry Cotter/Christina Douglas (W&LW) def. Cay Gee/Katelynn Duncan (VWC) 8-2
3. Lauren Armstrong/Laura Simmons (W&LW) def. Stephanie Bittner/Gabrielle Sacco (VWC) 8-3
Match Notes
Virginia Wesleyan College 1-2, 0-2
Washington and Lee 7-1, 5-0; National ranking #10

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