W&L Women's Tennis Opens 2017-18 Season at the UMW Kickoff Classic

W&L Women's Tennis Opens 2017-18 Season at the UMW Kickoff Classic

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Washington and Lee women's tennis team opened the 2017-18 season on Saturday at the Mary Washington Kickoff Classic.

The Generals went 11-5 overall and 7-1 in doubles on the first day of the tournament.

In the quarterfinals of singles play, sophomore Lily Horsley (Richmond, Va. / St. Catherine's School) defeated Mary Washington's Sarah Fioretti, 6-1, 6-7, 10-6. Sophomore Anna Kreynin (Mequon, Wis. / Homestead) downed Hannah Cianciola of George Mason, 6-3, 6-1 and first-year Ashton Jenne (Cleveland, Tenn. / Baylor School) topped Sophie Dixon of UMW, 6-1, 6-7, 10-6.

In the semifinals of doubles play, the duo of Horsley and first-year Valerie Marshall (Arlington, Va. / Yorktown) defeated UMW's Rachel Summer and Caroline Mosberg, 6-1. Sophomores Lauren Hassell (Mendham, N.J. / West Morris Mendham) and Gabby Moore (Davidson, N.C. / William Amous Hough) topped Kayleigh Hahn and Liz Lowe of George Mason, 8-7, while the duo of Kreynin and junior Emily Kochard (Charlottesville, Va. / Western Albemarle) downed GMU's Cianciola and Lauren Dupuis, 8-5.

The Generals return to action on Sunday for the second day of the Mary Washington Kickoff Classic.

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2017-18 W&L Women's Tennis
Sep 16-17, 2017 -- Mary Washington Kickoff Classic

Mary Washington Kickoff Classic
Sep 16-17, 2017 at Fredericksburg, Va. 

QF    Kait Brogan (Mary Washington) def. Lauren Hassell (Washington and Lee) 6-0, 6-1
     Sydney Green (George Mason) def. Valerie Marshall (Washington and Lee) 6-2, 3-6, 10-4
QF    Hannah Jabusch (Mary Washington) def. Emily Kochard (Washington and Lee) 6-1, 6-7, 10-6
     Maddie Weber (Washington and Lee) def. Rachel Lee (George Mason) 6-0, 6-1
QF    Lily Horsley (Washington and Lee) def. Sarah Fioretti (Mary Washington) 6-1, 6-7, 10-6
     Anna Kreynin (Washington and Lee) def. Hannah Cianciola (George Mason) 6-3, 6-1
QF    Ashton Jenne (Washington and Lee) def. Sophie Dixon (Mary Washington) 6-1, 6-7, 10-6
     Sutherlyn Brinn (George Mason) def. Dee Dee Aeschliman (Washington and Lee) 3-6, 7-5, 10-8

 

QF    Ashton Jenne/Maddie Weber (Washington and Lee) def. Daniella Mirabella/Olivia Moore (Mary Washington) 8-0
     Valerie Marshall/Lily Horsley (Washington and Lee) def. Hannah Yang/Brianna Gibbs (George Mason) 8-6
SF    Kait Brogan/Ashley Barrow (Mary Washington) def. Ashton Jenne/Maddie Weber (Washington and Lee) 8-6
     Valerie Marshall/Lily Horsley (Washington and Lee) def. Rachel Summers/Caroline Mosberg (Mary Washington) 6-1
QF    Lauren Hassell/Gabby Moore (Washington and Lee) def. Sophie Dixon/Emily Bowerman (Mary Washington) 8-6
     Emily Kochard/Anna Kreynin (Washington and Lee) def. Gabriela Arias/Sutherlyn Brinn (George Mason) 8-1
SF    Lauren Hassell/Gabby Moore (Washington and Lee) def. Kayleigh Hanh/Liz Lowe (George Mason) 8-7
     Emily Kochard/Anna Kreynin (Washington and Lee) def. Hannah Cianciola/Lauren Dupuis (George Mason) 8-5