BRISTOL, Tenn. - The University of Lynchburg Women's Tennis Team (6-6, 3-3 ODAC) picked up a 5-1 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory against Emory & Henry College (9-1, 4-0 ODAC) Sunday. Due to the weather ranging from cold and windy to intermittent sleet on the E&H campus, the match was moved to indoor courts at Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club.
FINAL SCORE - Lynchburg 5, Emory & Henry 1
LOCATION - Bristol, Tennessee
VENUE - Bristol Racquet & Fitness Club
RECORDS - Emory & Henry (8-4, 1-4 ODAC); Lynchburg (9-1, 4-0 ODAC)
How It Happened
Lynchburg got out to a 2-1 lead after doubles play but the Wasp tandem of senior Vanna Summers (Bluff City, Tenn.) and freshman Logan Graham (Radford, Va.) claimed an 8-7 (7-4) win at the No. 2 flight.
In singles play, Summers was one game away from stealing a three-set victory at No. 3, the allotted time for the indoor courts had elapsed. Senior Kaitlyn Sheaves (Staunton, Va.) came up short in a three-set match of her own at No. 2 singles while senior Katie Meade (Coeburn, Va.) battled nationally-ranked No. 32 (No. 16 Atlantic South) Christina Harris at the top flight.
|Singles||Emory & Henry||Lynchburg||Result|
|No. 1||Katie Meade||#32 Christina Harris||LYN - 6-0, 6-0|
|No. 2||Kaitlyn Sheaves||Alissa Anderson||LYN - 6-2, 4-6, 6-3|
|No. 3||Vanna Summers||Sarah Wyly||4-6, 7-5, 5-4 - unfinished|
|No. 4||Logan Graham||Ellen Druebbisch||LYN - 7-5, 6-2|
||Tessa Johnston||Emily Hoang||3-6, 0-2 - unfinished|
||Bri Pierce||Reagan Coon||1-6, 0-1 - unfinished|
|No. 1||Meade/Sheaves||Harris/Anderson||LYN - 8-0|
|No. 2||Summers/Graham||Caroline Guill/Wyly||E&H - 8-7 (7-4)|
|No. 3||Johnston/Cailie Pollard||Lilli Altenburg/Coon||LYN - 8-4|
|Emory & Henry||1|
Emory & Henry will host Shenandoah University on Saturday, April 6 at 1:00 p.m.