BC Advances With Win Over R-MC
#2 Bridgewater To Face #3 Hollins in Semifinals
BRIDGEWATER, Va. --- On Saturday afternoon at
the BC Tennis Courts, the Bridgewater Eagles women's tennis team
posted a 5-0 shutout win over visiting Randolph-Macon in the
quarterfinal round of the 2012 Old Dominion Athletic Conference
(ODAC) Tournament.With the win, the Eagles move on to next
weekend's semifinal round to be played on the campus of
In top flight doubles action, the sophomore duo of Katy Bergey and Katie Gordon made quick work of the Yellow Jackets' number one team with an easy 8-0 win.
Sophomore Brittany Wilson and junior Olivia Stone rolled to an 8-4 victory at number two in the tightest matchup of the afternoon, while seniors Ally McConaughy and Emily Schweitzer kept things rolling for the Eagles with a 8-0 shutout win at number three to hand the Eagles a three-match lead as play shifted to singles.
McConaughy got the Eagles to within one win of the match victory with a 6-0, 6-0 win at number six. Bergey wrapped up the match with a 6-0, 6-2 victory at number two singles.
The matches at number one, three, four and five singles went unfinished.
Bridgewater, the number two seed, will tangle with third-seeded Hollins next weekend as the ODAC Tournament shifts sites to Randolph-Macon. The Eagles knocked off Hollins during the regular season by a 5-4 score.
This release is courtesy of the Bridgewater College Sports Information Department.