ATLANTA – The No. 23 Washington and Lee women's tennis season came to an end at the hands of No. 1 Emory, 5-0, in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday.
The Generals finish the 2019 campaign with a 17-8 overall record, while the Eagles improved to 20-3 overall with the win.
The Eagles claimed all three doubles matches, before sophomore Valerie Marshall (Arlington, Va./Yorktown) and junior Lily Horsley (Richmond, Va./St. Catherine's School) fell in No. 1 and No. 4 singles, respectively. Emory's Ysabel Gonzalez-Rico defeated Marshall, 6-3, 6-0, and Emma Cartledge won, 6-0, 6-3, over Horsley.
2018-19 W&L Women's Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Emory University (May 12, 2019)
#1 Emory University 5, #23 Washington and Lee 0
May 12, 2019 at Atlanta, GA (Woodruff PE Center)
|1. Ysabel Gonzalez-Rico (EUW) def. Valerie Marshall (WLUW) 6-3, 6-0|
|2. Daniela Lopez (EUW) vs. Taylor Garcia (WLUW) 6-3, 4-1, unfinished|
|3. Defne Olcay (EUW) vs. Georgia Wright (WLUW) 6-2, 4-0, unfinished|
|4. Emma Cartledge (EUW) def. Lily Horsley (WLUW) 6-0, 6-3|
|5. Mary Hampton McNeal (WLUW) vs. Jessica Fatemi (EUW) no result|
|6. Anna Kreynin (WLUW) vs. Lauren Yoon (EUW) no result|
|1. Ysabel Gonzalez-Rico/Defne Olcay (EUW) def. Valerie Marshall/Lily Horsley (WLUW) 8-2|
|2. Daniela Lopez/Jessica Fatemi (EUW) def. Taylor Garcia/Georgia Wright (WLUW) 8-5|
|3. Stephanie Taylor/Christina Watson (EUW) def. Anna Kreynin/Mary Hampton McNeal (WLUW) 8-3|
|Washington and Lee 17-8; National ranking #23|
|Emory University 19-3; National ranking #1|
|Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (1,4)|
|NCAA Women's Tennis Championships - Third Round|