April 2, 2011

W&L Women's Tennis Upends Carnegie Mellon, 6-3

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The No. 9 Washington and Lee women's tennis team upended No. 8 Carnegie Mellon, 6-3, on Saturday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

Trailing 2-1 after doubles, the Generals rallied to win five of the six singles positions in earning the 6-3 decision.

With the win, W&L improved to 13-6, while Carnegie Mellon fell to 10-4 overall.

The Generals return to action on Wednesday as they conclude ODAC regular-season play with matches against Hollins and Sweet Briar.

 

#9 Washington and Lee 6, #8 Carnegie Mellon 3
April 2, 2011 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Laura Chen (CMUW) def. Ellen Yeatman (W&LW) 6-2, 6-0
2. Lauren Lukas (W&LW) def. Courtney Chin (CMUW) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4
3. Jen Snyder (W&LW) def. Alexandra Tapak (CMUW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Trelsie Sadler (W&LW) def. Cze-Ja Tam (CMUW) 5-7, 7-5, 6-4
5. Sallie Griffin (W&LW) def. Jennifer Chui (CMUW) 2-6, 6-4, 10-5
6. Catherine Reed (W&LW) def. Ashley Herrick (CMUW) 6-2, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Laura Chen/Courtney Chin (CMUW) def. Trelsie Sadler/Lauren Lukas (W&LW) 8-1
2. Jen Snyder/Ellen Yeatman (W&LW) def. Jennifer Chui/Alexandra Tapak (CMUW) 8-2
3. Ashley Herrick/Cze-Ja Tam (CMUW) def. Chelsea Mixson/Sallie Griffin (W&LW) 8-3
Match Notes
Carnegie Mellon 10-4; National ranking #8
Washington and Lee 13-6; National ranking #9
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (,3,1,6,4,2,5)

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