W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Roanoke, 5-0

W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Roanoke, 5-0

LEXINGTON, Va. – The 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team continued its winning ways with a 5-0 win over Roanoke on Wednesday evening at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

With the win, the Generals are now 10-2 overall and hold a perfect 8-0 mark in ODAC action, while the Maroons fall to 5-3 on the year. 

W&L swept the three doubles matches and then posted wins at No. 2 and No. 5 singles to close out the match that was played to decision.

The Blue and White returns to the court on Friday, when it kicks off competition at the Fab 5 Invitational, hosted by Emory University, with a match against Tufts at 10:00 am.


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Washington and Lee Tennis
Roanoke vs Washington and Lee University (Mar 20, 2013)

#15 Washington and Lee University 5, Roanoke 0
Mar 20, 2013 at Lexington, Va. (Duchoissois Tennis Center)


Singles competition
1. Sonja Meighan (W&L) vs. Jennifer Antoszyk (RCW) 6-3, 3-0, unfinished
2. Meghan Buell (W&L) def. Corbin Leitch (RCW) 6-0, 6-1
3. Patricia Kirkland (W&L) vs. Laura Dodson (RCW) 6-1, 3-2, unfinished
4. Briell Smith (RCW) vs. Allison Hupalo (W&L) no result
5. Claire Cahill (W&L) def. Kaitlyn Diskerud (RCW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Kristen McDowell (RCW) vs. Chelsea Mixson (W&L) no result
Doubles competition
1. Patricia Kirkland/Sonja Meighan (W&L) def. Jennifer Antoszyk/Corbin Leitch (RCW) 8-2
2. Meghan Buell/Cameron Dorsey (W&L) def. Laura Dodson/Briell Smith (RCW) 8-0
3. Claire Cahill/Chelsea Mixson (W&L) def. Brianna Carroll/Kristen McDowell (RCW) 8-0
Match Notes
Roanoke 5-3
Washington and Lee University 10-2; National ranking #15