W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Chapman, 6-3

W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Chapman, 6-3

ST. PETER, Minn. – The No. 10 Washington and Lee women's tennis team defeated No. 13 Chapman University, 6-3, in a semifinal match in the consolation bracket of the ITA National Collegiate Indoor Championships at the Swanson Tennis Center in St. Peter, Minn. on Saturday morning.

The Generals dropped two of the three doubles matches but responded with wins in five of the six singles positions to earn the 6-3 victory.  W&L improved to 5-1 for the season, while Chapman fell to 1-5.

With the win, W&L advanced to the fifth-place match and will play host and seventh-ranked Gustavus Adolphus this evening at 8:30 pm.

#10 Washington and Lee 6, #13 Chapman 3
Mar 05, 2011 at St. Peter, Minn. (Swanson Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Ellen Yeatman (W&LW) def. Liz Lewis (CHAPMAN) 7-5, 6-2
2. Lauren Lukas (W&LW) def. Kelley Fox (CHAPMAN) 5-7, 6-3, 6-2
3. Jen Snyder (W&LW) def. Candace Scholler (CHAPMAN) 6-3, 6-3
4. Trelsie Sadler (W&LW) def. Kelley Klebenow (CHAPMAN) 6-4, 6-0
5. Genna Ford (CHAPMAN) def. Chelsea Mixson (W&LW) 6-2, 6-3
6. Sallie Griffin (W&LW) def. Cassady Sirois (CHAPMAN) 6-2, 7-6 (10-6)
Doubles competition
1. Kelley Fox/Liz Lewis (CHAPMAN) def. Trelsie Sadler/Lauren Lukas (W&LW) 9-7
2. Ellen Yeatman/Jen Snyder (W&LW) def. Kelley Klebenow/Danielle Kaiden (CHAPMAN) 8-6
3. Candace Scholler/Cassady Sirois (CHAPMAN) def. Chelsea Mixson/Sallie Griffin (W&LW) 8-3