VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The top-seeded and 15th-ranked Washington and Lee women's tennis team claimed a 5-0 decision over fifth-seeded Randolph in the ODAC Tournament Semifinals on Saturday at the Everett Tennis Center on the campus of Virginia Wesleyan.
W&L claimed all three doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead heading into singles action. The Generals then claimed the victory when sophomore Lauren Hassell (Mendham, N.J. / West Morris Mendham) and first-year Ashton Jenne (Cleveland, Tenn. / Baylor School) won their singles matches in straight sets at No. 4 and No. 5 singles, respectively.
With the win, W&L improves to 17-7 on the season. Randolph ends its campaign with an 11-6 mark.
The Generals advance to Sunday's ODAC title match against seventh-seeded Virginia Wesleyan. The championship is slated to begin at 10:00 am.
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2017-18 W&L Women's Tennis
Randolph College vs Washington and Lee (May 05, 2018)
#15 Washington and Lee 5, Randolph College 0
May 05, 2018 at Virginia Beach, Va. (Everett Tennis Center)
|1. Michelle Fleenor (WLUW) vs. Keyu Jin (RCWT) 6-1, 2-0, unfinished|
|2. Lily Horsley (WLUW) vs. Ashley Schmitz (RCWT) 6-1, unfinished|
|3. Mary Hampton McNeal (WLUW) vs. Aubrey Hawn (RCWT) 5-2, unfinished|
|4. Lauren Hassell (WLUW) def. Sarah Mueller (RCWT) 6-0, 6-0|
|5. Ashton Jenne (WLUW) def. Ranita Opoku-Sarfo (RCWT) 6-0, 6-0|
|6. Gabby Moore (WLUW) vs. Shelby Lutz (RCWT) 6-0, 3-0, unfinished|
|1. Michelle Fleenor/Ashton Jenne (WLUW) def. Keyu Jin/Aubrey Hawn (RCWT) 8-0|
|2. Lily Horsley/Valerie Marshall (WLUW) def. Ashley Schmitz/Sarah Mueller (RCWT) 8-0|
|3. Claudia Kesala/Anna Kreynin (WLUW) def. Kristyn Underwood/Ranita Opoku-Sarfo (RCWT) 8-0|
|Randolph College 11-6|
|Washington and Lee 17-7; National ranking #15|