The Eagles dropped the doubles point, with Courtney Goimarac (Hudson, Ohio, Hudson) and Katie Schafer (New Market, Md., Linganore) winning at one, 8-6, but UMW falling at two and three. Needing to win four singles matches, the Eagles got wins from Goimarac at one, 7-5, 6-1, and Schafer winning at two, 6-0, 6-0. Danielle Velardi (Branford, Conn., Branford) won at six, 6-1, 6-4, setting the stage for Malcolm's clinching 7-6 (3), 6-4 win.
Mary Washington will compete again next Saturday when the Eagles host George Mason University at 10:00 a.m. and York College at 4:00 p.m.
1. Courtney Goimarac (UMW) def. Aandria Carr (TOW) 7-5, 6-1
2. Katie Schafer (UMW) def. Cassandra Ng (TOW) 6-0, 6-0
3. Andrea Samlin (TOW) def. Michelle Meadows (UMW) 6-1, 6-1
4. Casey Malcolm (UMW) def. Katie Young (TOW) 7-6 (7-3), 6-4
5. Beth Daub (TOW) def. Cassie Bowman (UMW) 2-6, 6-3, 6-3
6. Danielle Velardi (UMW) def. Trish Young (TOW) 6-1, 6-4
1. Courtney Goimarac/Katie Schafer (UMW) def. Aandria Carr/Katie Young (TOW) 8-6
2. Beth Daub/Cassandra Ng (TOW) def. Meg Lawlor/Michelle Meadows (UMW) 9-8 (8-6)
3. Andrea Samlin/Trish Young (TOW) def. Casey Malcolm/Cassie Bowman (UMW) 8-5