Generals Win Women's Tennis Title
Washington and Lee Earns Automatic Bid to NCAA Tournament
ASHLAND, Va. --- The Washington and Lee women's
tennis team claimed its 22nd Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Championship title after defeating Hollins, 5-0, in the
championship match on Sunday afternoon on the campus of
The Generals were able to sweep Hollins in doubles action, allowing them to have a 3-0 advantage entering singles play. In singles, first-year Meghan Buell (New Albany, Ohio/New Albany) and sophomore Cameron Dorsey(Pepper Pike, Ohio/Hathaway Brown) earned the final two victories for W&L, as it took its 10th-consecutive ODAC title.
Buell and Dorsey also had two wins on the day. Buell won at No. 4 singles, 6-0, 6-0, and at No. 3 doubles, 8-0, with first-year Sonja Meighan(McLean, Va./Flint Hill). Dorsey recorded wins at No. 6 singles, 6-0, 6-0, and at No. 1 doubles, 8-1, with senior Jen Snyder (Highland Heights, Ohio/Gilmour Academy).
With the win, Washington and Lee has earned an automatic bid to the Division III NCAA Tournament to take place on May 11-13 with the first, second and third rounds.
Washington and Lee Women 5, Hollins University 0
Apr 29, 2012 at Ashland, VA (R-MC Tennis Complex)
|1. Sonja Meighan (WLUW) vs. Karen Montoya (HU) unfinished|
|2. Lauren Lukas (WLUW) vs. Victoria Coffee (HU) unfinished|
|3. Jen Snyder (WLUW) vs. Priscila Montoya (HU) unfinished|
|4. Meghan Buell (WLUW) def. Shawnte Woodson (HU) 6-0, 6-0|
|5. Allison Hupalo (WLUW) vs. Tina Kakadelis (HU) unfinished|
|6. Cameron Dorsey (WLUW) def. Trudy Siziba (HU) 6-0, 6-0|
|1. Cameron Dorsey/Jen Snyder (WLUW) def. Shawnte Woodson/Tina Kakadelis (HU) 8-1|
|2. Lauren Lukas/Trelsie Sadler (WLUW) def. Priscila Montoya/Karen Montoya (HU) 8-3|
|3. Sonja Meighan/Meghan Buell (WLUW) def. Sarah G
McCormick/Victoria Coffee (HU) 8-0
--- This release is courtesy of the Washington and Lee University sports information department. ---