April 22, 2011

W&L Women's Tennis Advances Past Sweet Briar, 5-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The No. 1 seed Washington and Lee women's tennis team advanced to the finals of the ODAC Tournament with a 5-0 decision over No. 5 seed Sweet Briar on Friday morning at the W&L Upper Courts.

W&L was victorious at all three doubles positions, and clinched the match with wins at No. 3 and No. 6 singles. The Generals improved to 17-6 overall, while Sweet Briar ended its season with a record of 12-5.

W&L returns to action in the ODAC Tournament championship match on Saturday at 10:00 am, facing the winner of the No. 2 seed Hollins vs. No. 3 seed Bridgewater match later today.

 

#8 Washington and Lee 5, Sweet Briar 0
Apr 22, 2011 at Lexington, Va. (Upper Courts)

Singles competition
1. Ellen Yeatman (W&LW) vs. Ariel Holness (SBCTN11) 1-6, unfinished
2. Lauren Lukas (W&LW) vs. Krista Maldonado (SBCTN11) 6-0, 1-1, unfinished
3. Jen Snyder (W&LW) def. Ansley Smith (SBCTN11) 6-0, 6-0
4. Trelsie Sadler (W&LW) vs. Jessica Bronner (SBCTN11) 6-0, 2-2, unfinished
5. Sallie Griffin (W&LW) vs. Sarah Manter (SBCTN11) 6-0, 3-0, unfinished
6. Catherine Reed (W&LW) def. Emma Merritt-Cuneo (SBCTN11) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Trelsie Sadler/Lauren Lukas (W&LW) def. Ariel Holness/Moriah Burke (SBCTN11) 8-3
2. Ellen Yeatman/Jen Snyder (W&LW) def. Krista Maldonado/Jessica Bronner (SBCTN11) 8-3
3. Ann Morris/Catherine Reed (W&LW) def. Andra Brumfield/Grace Caskey (SBCTN11) 8-1
 
Match Notes
Sweet Briar 12-5
Washington and Lee 16-6; National ranking #8
ODAC Women's Tennis Tournament Semifinal #1

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