SALEM, Va. - The Roanoke College Women's Tennis Team (7-3, 5-1 ODAC) got out to a 3-0 lead after doubles play and sealed the match with wins at the top two singles flights over Emory & Henry College (8-3, 1-3 ODAC), 7-2 Sunday afterenoon in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play.
FINAL SCORE - Roanoke 7, Emory & Henry 2
LOCATION - Salem, Virginia
VENUE - Elizabeth Campus
RECORDS - Emory & Henry (8-3, 1-3 ODAC); Roanoke (7-3, 5-1 ODAC)
How It Happened
- The Maroons opened the match with three wins at doubles. Senior Tessa Johnston (High Point, N.C.) and freshman Cailie Pollard (Rural Retreat, Va.) battled to an 8-6 defeat at the third flight.
- In singles, senior Vanna Summers (Bluff City, Tenn.) won by a 6-4, 6-3 margin at No. 3 while senior Bri Pierce (Purlear, N.C.) took a 6-3, 7-5 victory at No. 5.
|Singles||Emory & Henry||Roanoke||Result|
|No. 1||Katie Meade||Jessica Kennedy||RC - 6-0, 6-2|
|No. 2||Kaitlyn Sheaves||Carolyn Kitsock||RC - 6-1, 6-1|
|No. 3||Vanna Summers||Madeline Herring||E&H - 6-4, 6-3|
|No. 4||Logan Graham||Janny Alvarado||RC - 7-6, 6-2|
||Bri Pierce||Kelly MacCluen||E&H - 6-3, 7-5|
||Cailie Pollard||Arabella Goralski||RC - 6-0, 6-1|
|No. 1||Meade/Sheaves||Kennedy/Herring||RC - 8-1|
|No. 2||Summers/Graham||Alvarado/Kitsock||RC - 8-2|
|No. 3||Tessa Johnston/Pollard||MacCluen/Sophie Bartholomaus||RC - 8-6|
|Emory & Henry||2|
- Emory & Henry will return home for an ODAC match against the University of Lynchburg next Sunday at 1:30 p.m.