Generals Top Vixen Tennis

SWEET BRIAR, Va. --- Sweet Briar College hosted Washington and Lee University in tennis on Sunday afternoon at the Williams Gymnasium Courts.  The Old Dominion Athletic Conference match featured a depleted Generals roster due to injury.  Five players made the trek across the mountain from Lexington to Sweet Briar.

 

WLU advanced from the doubles matches leading 2-0 and continued to roll on the singles side.  The Generals team took all five singles matches to gain the 7-0 win over SBC.

 

Sweet Briar next faces Randolph-Macon in Ashland, Va. on Wednesday, March 6.

 

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Washington and Lee University vs Sweet Briar College (Mar 03, 2013)

#7 Washington and Lee University 7, Sweet Briar College 2
Mar 03, 2013 at Sweet Briar College 

 


Singles competition
1. Sallie Griffin (W&L) def. Sarah Manter (SBC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Jen Hall (W&L) def. Glory Bowman (SBC) 6-1, 6-2
3. Kerry Cotter (W&L) def. Mary Elise Dugan (SBC) 6-0, 6-0
4. Laura Simmons (W&L) def. Emma Merritt-Cuneo (SBC) 6-1, 6-1
5. Katie Florescue (W&L) def. Rachel Byrd (SBC) 6-1, 6-1
6. Yuliya Rigg (SBC) def. No Player (W&L), by default


 


Doubles competition
1. Sallie Griffin/Kerry Cotter (W&L) def. Glory Bowman/Mary Elise Dugan (SBC) 8-1
2. Laura Simmons/Jen Hall (W&L) def. Sarah Manter/Emma Merritt-Cuneo (SBC) 8-2
3. Allie Raifsnider/Rachel Byrd (SBC) def. No Player/No Player (W&L), by default


 


Match Notes
Washington and Lee University 3-2; National ranking #7
Sweet Briar College 1-4
breezy and cool with mostly sunny skies
A-10