The 27th ranked University of Mary Washington women's tennis team defeated #16 Washington & Lee University for the first time in head coach Patrick Catullo's tenure, 5-4, on Sunday in Lexington. UMW improves to 19-4 on the season entering next weekend's NCAA Tournament action.
In singles play, the Eagles freshmen continued to shine, as the Eagles won at four, five, and six. Chrissy Gaul won at four, 6-1, 6-3; Smith won at five, 6-1, 6-4; and Berri Flood won at six, 1-6, 6-4, 6-4.
The Eagles will return to action in the NCAA Division III Championships, which begin on Friday.