W&L's Women's Tennis Wins ITA Regional Singles & Doubles Championship

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Washington and Lee junior Sonja Meighan (McLean, Va./Flint Hill) was named the 2013 ITA Southeast Regional Singles Champion, leading the W&L women's tennis team on the final day of the ITA Southeast Regional Championships on  Monday, hosted by Mary Washington.

Meighan started the day with a win over Carnegie Mellon's Vanessa Pavia, 6-2, 6-3, in the semifinal round. In the finals, Meighan faced Sydney Lehman of Johns Hopkins, taking her down, 6-4, 6-2, to be crowned the ITA Singles Champion.

Meighan and junior partner Patricia Kirkland (Charleston, S.C./Ashley Hall) were also crowned ITA Southeast Regional Doubles Champions as the duo defeated Pavia and Bryn Raschke of Carnegie Mellon in the finals, 6-2, 6-3, to claim the title.

The Generals will return to the court on October 10th through the 13th, when they travel to Fort Myers, Florida for the ITA Small College Championships.

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