April 13, 2012

#21 UMW Women's Tennis Tops Swarthmore, 5-4

The 21st ranked University of Mary Washington women's tennis team won a 5-4 decision over Swarthmore College on Friday in Swarthmore, Pa. The Eagles improve to 11-5 on the season. With the score tied at 4-4, Eagles' ace Lindsay Raulston won the deciding match at #1, winning in straight sets to improve to 19-1 in singles on the year.

UMW will host Washington Md. College on Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m.

#21 Mary Washington 5, Swarthmore 4

 Singles competition
1. Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Lia Carlson (SWAT) 6-1, 6-3
2. Emily Rosenblum (SWAT) def. Cassie Bowman (UMW) 6-2, 7-6 (7-1)
3. Stephanie Chia (SWAT) def. Alex Ritter (UMW) 6-3, 6-0
4. Jocelyn Lewis (UMW) def. Brooke Wilkins (SWAT) 6-2, 6-2
5. Casey Malcolm (UMW) def. Epiphany English (SWAT) 6-1, 6-0
6. Gayatari Iyengar (SWAT) def. Anna Richman (UMW) 6-3, 6-2

 Doubles competition
1. Lindsay Raulston/Casey Malcolm (UMW) def. Lia Carlson/Emily Rosenblum (SWAT) 8-3
2. Cassie Bowman/Anna Richman (UMW) def. Emily Johnson/Epiphany English (SWAT) 8-3
3. Gayatari Iyengar/Brooke Wilkins (SWAT) def. Michaela Dowd/Maddy Martin (UMW) 8-4

Match Notes:
Mary Washington 11-5; National ranking #21