The 26th ranked University of Mary Washington women's tennis team defeated visiting Elizabethtown College, 8-1, on Saturday afternoon at the Battleground. The Eagles improve to 8-0 on the season.
After sweeping all three doubles matches, UMW gained wins at one singles with Lindsay Raulston winning, 6-0, 6-0; Shelby Harris at three (6-3, 6-1); Alex Ritter at four (6-0, 6-2); Chrissy Gaul at five (6-2, 6-1); and Paige Weinberg at six (6-2, 6-2).
The Eagles will return to action next saturday when they visit sixth-ranked Carnegie-Mellon University at 10:00 a.m.
Lindsay Raulston (UMW) def. Madison Pipkin, 6-0, 6-0
Allison Burkhardt (ETOWN) def. Cassie Bowman, 0-6, 7-5, 10-4
Shelby Harris (UMW) def. Kristi Naecker 6-3, 6-1
Alex Ritter (UMW) def. Christine Evangelista, 6-0, 6-2
Chrissy Gaul (UMW) def. Kaitlyn Pelegrino, 6-2, 6-1
Paige Weinberg (UMW) def. Sara Calabro, 6-2, 6-2
Raulston/Harris (UMW) def. Pipkin/Burkhardt, 8-1
Bowman/Ritter (UMW) def. Naecker/Nicole Smitzer, 8-3
Smith/Weinberg (UMW) def. Evangelista/Pellegrino, 8-0