College Women’s Tennis Final – Virginia Wesleyan 6, Guilford 3

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Lauren Brooker and Mia Proctor both won twice in Virginia Wesleyan College’s 6-3 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) tennis win at Guilford College Friday in both teams’ spring opener.

Brooker teamed with Sara Yousif for an 8-0 win over Guilford’s Haley Andrews and Allie Guy. Brooker later knocked off Andrews at first singles, 6-1, 6-4. Proctor and Stephanie Bittner were 8-0 winners at third doubles. Proctor downed Guilford’s Kim Kleimeier, 6-0, 6-2, at third singles.

Guilford’s Allison Hewitt and Fernanda Gonzalez earned straight-set wins at fifth and sixth singles, respectively. Kleimeier and Natalie Sutton earned a point at second doubles for the Quakers with an 8-6 victory over Victoria Ryherd and Victoria Torres.

Guilford was scheduled to play at Methodist University Saturday (2/16), but the match has been postponed due to the forecast of bad weather. The Quakers’ next scheduled match is Feb. 23 against league-rival Randolph-Macon College.

Tennis Match Results
Virginia Wesleyan vs Guilford
Feb 15, 2013 at Greensboro, NC
(McMichael Centennial Class Courts)
Virginia Wesleyan 6, Guilford 3

Singles competition
1. Lauren Brooker (VWC) def. Haley Andrews (GC) 6-1, 6-4
2. Victoria Ryherd (VWC) def. Natalie Sutton (GC) 6-4, 6-1
3. Mia Proctor (VWC) def. Kim Kleimeier (GC) 6-0, 6-2
4. Victoria Torres (VWC) def. Allie Guy (GC) 6-2, 4-6, 10-6
5. Allison Hewitt (GC) def. Stephanie Bittner (VWC) 6-2, 6-1
6. Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) def. Hannah Parent (VWC) 6-4, 6-3

Doubles competition
1. Lauren Brooker/Sara Yousif (VWC) def. Haley Andrews/Allie Guy (GC) 8-0
2. Natalie Sutton/Kim Kleimeier (GC) def. Victoria Ryherd/Victoria Torres (VWC) 8-6
3. Mia Proctor/Stephanie Bittner (VWC) def. Allison Hewitt/Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) 8-0

Match Notes:
Virginia Wesleyan 1-0, 1-0 ODAC
Guilford 0-1, 0-1 ODAC
Old Dominion Athletic Conference match