UMW Women's Tennis Claims 2012 CAC Championship

The University of Mary Washington women's tennis team swept all six singles matches in an 8-1 victory over Salisbury University in the 2012 Capital Athletic Conference Championship match on thursday at the Battleground. With the win, the Eagles improve to 15-7 on the season, claim their ninth straight conference crown, and will advance to the NCAA Championships next month for the 14th consecutive year.

#23 Mary Washington 8, Salisbury 1

 Singles competition
1. Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Jillian Poppe (SAL) 3-6, 6-2, 10-4
2. Michelle Meadows (UMW) def. Elaina Iosue (SAL) 6-4, 6-2
3. Cassie Bowman (UMW) def. Roxanne Alban (SAL) 6-4, 6-0
4. Alex Ritter (UMW) def. Katie Youlios (SAL) 6-3, 6-0
5. Casey Malcolm (UMW) def. Victoria Handlin (SAL) 6-3, 6-1
6. Anna Richman (UMW) def. Allison Lutz (SAL) 6-1, 6-1

 Doubles competition
1. Jillian Poppe/Roxanne Alban (SAL) def. Michelle Meadows/Jocelyn Lewis (UMW) 8-5
2. Casey Malcolm/Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Elaina Iosue/Katie Youlios (SAL) 8-4
3. Cassie Bowman/Anna Richman (UMW) def. Victoria Handlin/Allison Lutz (SAL) 8-4

Match Notes:
Salisbury 11-10
Mary Washington 15-7; National ranking #23
CAC Championship