UMW Women's Tennis Opens with Split Against George Mason, Methodist

The University of Mary Washington women's tennis team fell to George Mason University, 5-2, before rebounding to top Methodist University, 8-1, on Saturday in the Eagles' first matches of the spring.

The Eagles will be back in action next Sunday when they host Hollins University at 2:00 p.m. and Hood College at 5:00 p.m.

George Mason 5, Mary Washington 2

Singles competition
1. Kiersten Pappas (GMU) def. Courtney Goimarac (UMW) 6-1, 6-2
2. Megan Lawlor (UMW) def. Lindsay Gray (GMU) 6-2, 1-6, 10-7
3. Alison Wingo (GMU) def. Lauren Gaspar (UMW) 6-1, 7-6, 10-8
4. Ashley Delaney (GMU) def. Michelle Meadows (UMW) 6-3, 6-1
5. Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Brooke Blackwell (GMU) 6-4, 6-2
6. Yasmin Fotovat (GMU) def. Casey Malcolm (UMW) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Kiersten Pappas/Lindsay Gray (GMU) def. Courtney Goimarac/Megan Lawlor (UMW) 8-4
2. Ashley Delaney/Yasmin Fotovat (GMU) def. Jocelyn Lewis/Michelle Meadows (UMW) 8-4
3. Alison Wingo/Brooke Blackwell (GMU) def. Casey Malcolm/Lindsay Raulston (UMW) 8-1

Match Notes:
George Mason 1-0
Mary Washington 0-1 
Mary Washington 8, Methodist 1

 Singles competition
1. Lauren Gaspar (UMW) def. Kaitlin Flaherty (METH) 6-1, 6-0
2. Michelle Meadows (UMW) def. Katherine Meindl (METH) 6-1, 4-6, 6-3
3. Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Rachel Purser (METH) 6-1, 7-5
4. Cassie Bowman (UMW) def. Laura Baker (METH) 6-3, 5-7, 10-6
5. Casey Malcolm (UMW) def. Dana Powell (METH) 7-5, 6-4
6. Jocelyn Lewis (UMW) def. Kelli Shelton (METH) 6-0, 6-2

 Doubles competition
1. Kaitlin Flaherty/Katherine Meindl (METH) def. Courtney Goimarac/Megan Lawlor (UMW) 8-4
2. Jocelyn Lewis/Michelle Meadows (UMW) def. Dana Powell/Rachel Purser (METH) 8-6
3. Casey Malcolm/Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Laura Baker/Kelli Shelton (METH) 8-4

Match Notes:
Methodist 0-1
Mary Washington 1-1