No. 13 W&L Women's Tennis Cruises Past No. 32 CNU, 8-1

No. 13 W&L Women's Tennis Cruises Past No. 32 CNU, 8-1

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The 13th-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team posted an 8-1 triumph over 32nd-ranked Christopher Newport on Monday afternoon at Eyre Courts. 

The Blue and White swept all three doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead into singles action, where it went on to claim five of the singles matches to reach the final margin of 8-1.

The Generals improve to an 11-4 overall record with the win, while the Captains fall to 13-7 overall with the loss.

W&L returns to the court on Tuesday when it travels to Virginia Wesleyan for a 3:00 pm conference contest.

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#13 Washington and Lee 8, #32 Chris. Newport 1
Apr 18, 2016 at Christopher Newport (Eyre Courts)

Singles competition
1. Brooke Donnelly (W&LW) def. McKinney Harwood (CNU) 6-0, 6-1
2. Tessa Hill (W&LW) def. Katie Carlson (CNU) 6-1, 6-0
3. Michelle Fleenor (W&LW) def. Kate Huck (CNU) 6-0, 6-0
4. M. H. McNeal (W&LW) def. Claire Dockrill (CNU) 7-6, retired
5. Melinda Kauffman (W&LW) def. Alexandra Drye (CNU) 6-4, 6-2
6. Meili Konell (CNU) def. Emily Kochard (W&LW) 5-7, 0-2, retired


Doubles competition
1. Brooke Donnelly/Tessa Hill (W&LW) def. McKinney Harwood/Alexandra Drye (CNU) 8-4
2. Michelle Fleenor/Rachel Hicks (W&LW) def. Katie Carlson/Kate Huck (CNU) 8-2
3. Emily Kochard/M. H. McNeal (W&LW) def. Emily Morgan/Isabelle Wessel (CNU) 8-4

Match Notes
Washington and Lee 11-4; National ranking #13
Chris. Newport 13-7; National ranking #32