#21 Eagles Fall to #10 Pomona-Pitzer, 8-1

#21 Eagles Fall to #10 Pomona-Pitzer, 8-1

Claremont, Ca.-- The University of Mary Washington women's tennis team lost to Pomona-Pitzer, 8-1 in California. The Eagles got their lone point from Lindsay Raulston at one singles. The loss moves UMW to 3-2 on the year.

The Sagehens won all three doubles matches to start off the match, to take an early 3-0 lead.

UMW got their lone point of the afternoon with a win at one singles. Lindsay Raulston defeated Sammy Chao in three sets; 6-4, 3-6, 12-10 in a thriller. Pomona-Pitzer did not drop a set in the other five singles matches to win 8-1.

The Eagles will finish their California road swing with a match at #13 Redlands tomorrow, March 8th beginning at 1:00 p.m.


#10 Pomona-Pitzer 8, #21 University of Mary Washington 1
Mar 07, 2013 at Claremont, CA

Singles competition
1. RAULSTON, Lindsay (UMWWT) def. Sammy Chao (PP) 6-4, 3-6, 12-10
2. Mae Coyiuto (PP) def. HARRIS, Shelby (UMWWT) 6-2, 6-3
3. Lea Lynn Yen (PP) def. RITTER, Alex (UMWWT) 6-0, 6-1
4. Arthi Padmanabhan (PP) def. GAUL, Christina (UMWWT) 6-1, 6-1
5. Rosemary Pelch (PP) def. SMITH, Mackenzie (UMWWT) 7-5, 6-4
6. Maddie Gordon (PP) def. SUYAMA, Alina (UMWWT) 6-1, 6-2


Doubles competition
1. Sammy Chao/Lea Lynn Yen (PP) def. RAULSTON, Lindsay/HARRIS, Shelby (UMWWT) 8-5
2. Rosemary Pelch/Maddie Gordon (PP) def. RITTER, Alex/SMITH, Mackenzie (UMWWT) 8-2
3. Arthi Padmanabhan/Mae Coyiuto (PP) def. SUYAMA, Alina/BARROW, Ashley (UMWWT) 8-3


Match Notes
University of Mary Washington 3-2; National ranking #21
Pomona-Pitzer 3-2; National ranking #10