RC Tops GC, 5-0, in ODAC Quarters
Maroons To Face Top-Seeded Generals in Semifinals
SALEM, Va. --- Fourth-seeded Roanoke College
claimed a 5-0 victory over number-five Guilford College Saturday in
an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Women's Tennis
The Maroons (13-6) advance to play top-seeded Washington and Lee University next Saturday (4/28) at Randolph-Macon College in the semifinals. Guilford ends its best season since 2008 with a 9-9 overall record.
Roanoke scored three points by taking each doubles match, including two tight contests. The number-two tandem of Jennifer Antoszyk and Lucy Webb claimed an 8-6 win over Guilford rookies Haley Andrews and Allison Hewitt. Roanoke's Haley Goodes and Brianna Carroll needed extra points to down Guilford's Adelaide Ayres and Dominique Crespo, 9-7.
The Maroons clinched the victory with Corbin Leitch's 6-1, 6-0 win over Natalie Suttonat second singles and Antoszyk's straight-set, third-singles win over Guilford's Kim Kleimeier. With the match's outcome determined, the remaining singles contests were not finished.
This release is courtesy of the Guilford College Sports Information Department.