GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Washington and Lee women's tennis team increased its ODAC winning streak to 11 in taking down Guilford, 9-0, on Sunday at the McMichael Centennial Class Courts.
With the win, the Generals are now 15-4 overall and hold a perfect 11-0 record in conference, while the Quakers are 7-8 on the year.
W&L breezed through doubles round, dropping just one point to enter singles play with a 3-0 lead. The Generals then went on to sweep all singles matches to claim the 9-0 victory.
Sophomore Meghan Buell (New Albany, Ohio/New Albany) recorded a 2-0 mark on the day. She teamed up with junior Claire Cahill (Austin, Texas/Lake Travis) at No. 1 doubles to win, 8-0, and then defeated Natalie Sutton, 6-0, 6-1, at No. 2 singles.
The Blue and White return to the court on Friday when they travel to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps for a 9:00 pm EST contest.
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Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee University vs Guilford (Apr 14, 2013)
#16 Washington and Lee University 9, Guilford 0
Apr 14, 2013 at Greensboro, N.C. (McMichael Centennial Class Courts)
|1. Sonja Meighan (W&L) def. Haley Andrews (GC) 6-0, 6-0|
|2. Meghan Buell (W&L) def. Natalie Sutton (GC) 6-0, 6-1|
|3. Christina Douglas (W&L) def. Kim Kleimeier (GC) 6-1, 6-1|
|4. Kerry Cotter (W&L) def. Allie Guy (GC) 6-0, 6-1|
|5. Jen Hall (W&L) def. Allison Hewitt (GC) 6-3, 6-3|
|6. Laura Simmons (W&L) def. Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) 6-2, 6-1|
|1. Claire Cahill/Meghan Buell (W&L) def. Haley Andrews/Allie Guy (GC) 8-0|
|2. Chelsea Mixson/Sallie Griffin (W&L) def. Natalie Sutton/Kim Kleimeier (GC) 8-1|
|3. Allison Hupalo/Patricia Kirkland (W&L) def. Allison Hewitt/Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) 8-0|
|Washington and Lee University 15-4; National ranking #16|