EMORY, Va. - The Randolph College Women's Tennis Team (6-5, 4-1 ODAC) earned a 5-4 Old Dominion Athletic Conference win over Emory & Henry College (8-2, 1-2 ODAC) Saturday afternoon.
FINAL SCORE - Randolph 5, Emory & Henry 4
LOCATION - Emory, Virginia
VENUE - Richardson Tennis Courts
RECORDS - Emory & Henry (8-2, 1-2 ODAC); Randolph (6-5, 4-1 ODAC)
How It Happened
- The WildCats got out to a 2-1 lead after the doubles portion of the match. The E&H tandem of senior Tessa Johnston (High Point, N.C.) and freshman Cailie Pollard (Rural Retreat, Va.) earned an 8-2 win at No. 3. Wasp senior Vanna Summers (Bluff City, Tenn.) and freshman Logan Graham (Radford, Va.) came up two points short in a tiebreak at the second doubles flight.
- Summers and Graham posted singles wins at No. 3 and No. 5, respectively, both winning their second sets in tiebreaks. Senior Bri Pierce (Purlear, N.C.) claimed a 6-2, 6-2 victory at No. 6.
|Singles||Emory & Henry||Randolph||Result|
|No. 1||Katie Meade||Keyu Jin||RAND - 6-0, 6-0|
|No. 2||Kaitlyn Sheaves||Ashley Schmitz||RAND - 6-1, 6-1|
|No. 3||Vanna Summers||Savana Mata||E&H - 6-4, 7-6 (7-1)|
|No. 4||Tessa Johnston||Sarah Mueller||RAND - 6-2, 6-2|
||Logan Graham||Ranita Opuku-Sarfo||E&H - 6-1, 7-6 (7-5)|
||Bri Pierce||Kristyn Underwood||E&H - 6-2, 6-2|
|No. 7*||Cailie Pollard||Jordan Kirkpatrick||E&H - 8-2|
|No. 1||Meade/Sheaves||Jin/Schmitz||RAND - 8-0|
|No. 2||Summers/Graham||Lauren Appel/Mueller||RAND - 8-7 (7-5)|
|No. 3||Johnston/Pollard||Mata/Opuku-Sarfo||E&H - 8-2|
|Emory & Henry||4|
- Emory & Henry will continue in ODAC play on Sunday when it visits Roanoke College at 1:00 p.m.