March 15, 2013

W&L Women's Tennis Tops Virginia Wesleyan, 5-0

LEXINGTON, Va. – The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team blanked Virginia Wesleyan, 5-0, on Friday evening at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

With the win, the Generals are now 6-2 overall and 4-0 in ODAC play, while the Marlins fall to 3-6 on the year. 

W&L dropped just three points en route to sweeping doubles action, and then claimed all but two points in winning both singles matches.

The Generals return to action on Sunday, when they face Emory & Henry and Guilford, set to begin at 10:00 am.

 

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Virginia Wesleyan vs Washington and Lee University (Mar 15, 2013)

  #15 Washington and Lee University 5, Virginia Wesleyan 0
Mar 15, 2013 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

 
Singles competition
1. Sonja Meighan (W&L) def. Sara Yousif (VWC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Patricia Kirkland (W&L) def. Victoria Ryherd (VWC) 6-0, 6-2
3. Victoria Torres (VWC) vs. Claire Cahill (W&L) no result
4. Mia Proctor (VWC) vs. Chelsea Mixson (W&L) no result
5. Hannah Parent (VWC) vs. Laura Simmons (W&L) no result
6. Stephanie Bittner (VWC) vs. Katie Florescu (W&L) no result
Doubles competition
1. Meghan Buell/Cameron Dorsey (W&L) def. Sara Yousif/Victoria Ryherd (VWC) 8-0
2. Claire Cahill/Chelsea Mixson (W&L) def. Victoria Torres/Hannah Parent (VWC) 8-0
3. Jen Hall/Kerry Cotter (W&L) def. Stephanie Bittner/Mia Proctor (VWC) 8-3
Match Notes
Virginia Wesleyan 3-6
Washington and Lee University 6-2; National ranking #15