March 29, 2014

#21 Eagles Roll Past Oberlin, 9-0

Fredericksburg, Va.-- The #21 University of Mary Washington women's tennis team defeated Oberlin 9-0 on Saturday. The Eagles won every match in straight sets en route to the victory. UMW moves to 8-6 overall on the year with the win.

UMW started the match off winning all three doubles matches. Lindsay Raulston and Shelby Harris picked up an 8-1 win at one doubles, while Alina Suyama and Mackenzie Smith won 8-4 at two doubles. Ashley Barrow and Alex Ritter completed the sweep with an 8-3 win at three.

Raulston and her doubles partner Shelby Harris also picked up singles victories. Raulston was a 6-1, 6-2 winner at one, while Harris won 6-2, 7-5 at two. Smith, Ritter, Chrissy Gaul and Paige Weinburg also picked up wins for the Eagles. Smith won four and three, with Ritter winning 6-3, 6-1. Gaul and Weinburg also won in straight sets. Gaul and Weinburg each won 7-5, 6-1 at five and six respectively.

The Eagles close out the Blue-Grey Invitational on Sunday with a match against UC Santa Cruz at 12:00 p.m.

#21 University of Mary Washington 9, Oberlin College 0
Mar 29, 2014 at Fredericksburg, Va.

Singles competition
1. RAULSTON, Lindsay (UMWWT) def. Brenna Sheldon (OBEW) 6-1, 6-2
2. HARRIS, Shelby (UMWWT) def. Grace Porter (OBEW) 6-2, 7-5
3. SMITH, Mackenzie (UMWWT) def. Erin Johnson (OBEW) 6-4, 6-3
4. RITTER, Alex (UMWWT) def. Emma Brezel (OBEW) 6-3, 6-1
5. GAUL, Christina (UMWWT) def. Ariana Abayomi (OBEW) 7-5, 6-1
6. WEINBURG, Paige Anne (UMWWT) def. Olivia Hay (OBEW) 7-5, 6-1

 

Doubles competition
1. RAULSTON, Lindsay/HARRIS, Shelby (UMWWT) def. Grace Porter/Emma Brezel (OBEW) 8-1
2. SUYAMA, Alina/SMITH, Mackenzie (UMWWT) def. Brenna Sheldon/Erin Johnson (OBEW) 8-4
3. BARROW, Ashley/RITTER, Alex (UMWWT) def. Olivia Hay/Ariana Abayomi (OBEW) 8-3