March 22, 2014

W&L Women's Tennis Defeats Christopher Newport, 9-0

LEXINGTON, Va. – The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team continued its winning ways by posting a 9-0 win over Christopher Newport on Saturday morning on senior day.

W&L improved to 11-1 on the season, while the Captains fell to 3-7 overall.

The Generals swept all three doubles matches, 8-0, to gain the early 3-0 advantage. W&L continued it success in singles play, dropping just three games to the Captains, as they won all six matches and secure the 9-0 win.

The Blue and White will be back in action next Saturday when it travels to No. 8 Carnegie Mellon for a 1:00 pm contest.  

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Christopher Newport vs Washington and Lee (Mar 22, 2014)

#22 Washington and Lee 9, Christopher Newport 0 Mar 22, 2014 at Lexington, Va.

Singles competition
1. Sonja Meighan (WLU) def. Jodi Noland (CNU) 6-0, 6-0
2. Meghan Buell (WLU) def. Logan Eldridge (CNU) 6-0, 6-1
3. Patricia Kirkland (WLU) def. Jackie Gaine (CNU) 6-1, 6-0
4. Brooke Donnelly (WLU) def. Katie Carlson (CNU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Chelsea Mixson (WLU) def. Kelsey Clark (CNU) 6-0, 6-0
6. Allison Hupalo (WLU) def. Anna Chekalkina (CNU) 6-1, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Sonja Meighan/Patricia Kirkland (WLU) def. Jodi Noland/Katie Carlson (CNU) 8-0
2. Meghan Buell/Chelsea Mixson (WLU) def. Jackie Gaine/Logan Eldridge (CNU) 8-0
3. Claire Cahill/Brooke Donnelly (WLU) def. Kelsey Clark/Anna Chekalkina (CNU) 8-0
Match Notes
Christopher Newport 3-7
Washington and Lee 11-1; National ranking #22; Regional ranking #6