LEXINGTON, Va. – The top-seeded Washington and Lee women's tennis team notched a 5-0 victory over fifth-seeded Emory & Henry in the semifinals of the ODAC Tournament on Saturday morning at the W&L Upper Tennis Courts.
The Generals dropped just five points in sweeping the doubles action and then logged victories at No. 2 and No. 4 singles to close out the match.
Washington and Lee improved to 17-5 overall, while the Wasps fell to 11-7.
The Blue and White advance to Sunday's title match against either second-seeded Randolph-Macon or third-seeded Roanoke. The match will be at 10:00 am.
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#15 Washington and Lee 5, Emory & Henry College 0
May 07, 2016 at Lexington, VA (W&L Upper Courts)
|1. Brooke Donnelly (W&LW) vs. Sveva Mazzari (E&HW) 3-6, 0-3, unfinished|
|2. Tessa Hill (W&LW) def. Lauren Riner (E&HW) 6-0, 6-0|
|3. Michelle Fleenor (W&LW) vs. Savanna Summers (E&HW) 6-2, 2-0, unfinished|
|4. M. H. McNeal (W&LW) def. Ana-Belen Gomez (E&HW) 6-0, 6-0|
|5. Melinda Kauffman (W&LW) vs. Kaitlin Meade (E&HW) 6-0, 5-1, unfinished|
|6. DeeDee Aeschliman (W&LW) vs. Kala Curtis (E&HW) 6-0, 4-1, unfinished|
|1. Brooke Donnelly/Tessa Hill (W&LW) def. Savanna Summers/Sveva Mazzari (E&HW) 8-1|
|2. Michelle Fleenor/M. H. McNeal (W&LW) def. Lauren Riner/Kaitlyn Sheaves (E&HW) 8-0|
|3. Melinda Kauffman/DeeDee Aeschliman (W&LW) def. Kaitlin Meade/Ana-Belen Gomez (E&HW) 8-0|
|Emory & Henry College 11-7|
|Washington and Lee 17-5; National ranking #15|
|Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (,2,4)|
|Semifinals of the ODAC Women's Tennis Championship|