College Women’s Tennis Final – Roanoke 9, Guilford 0

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Visiting Roanoke College claimed a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s tennis win at Guilford College Friday afternoon. The Maroons improve to 2-0 (1-0 ODAC) on the young season, while the Quakers slip to 2-2 (1-1 ODAC).
The Maroons took an early 3-0 lead by sweeping all three doubles matches. Roanoke dropped just six games in the three contests, including four at second doubles where Kristen McDowell and Emma Barker defeated Guilford’s Fernanda Gonzalez and Nora Prokosch, 8-4.

Roanoke also won all six singles matches. The closest decision came in the fifth flight where after losing the first set, 6-3, Guilford’s Prokosch pulled out a 6-4 second-set win before McDowell won the tiebreak, 7-1.

McDowell, Barker, Jennifer Antoszyk, Emily Henderson and Reed Kegel were all two-time winners for the Maroons.

Guilford hosts Lynchburg College Saturday (3/1) in another ODAC contest at the McMichael Centennial Class Courts, beginning at 2:00 p.m.

Tennis Match Results
Roanoke vs Guilford
Feb 28, 2014 at Greensboro, NC
(McMichael Centennial Class Courts)
Roanoke 9, Guilford 0

Singles competition
1. Jennifer Antoszyk (RC) def. Haley Andrews (GC) 6-1, 6-0
2. Emily Henderson (RC) def. Allison Hewitt (GC) 6-2, 6-0
3. Reed Kegel (RC) def. Madison Giles (GC) 6-0, 6-1
4. Emma Barker (RC) def. Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) 6-2, 6-2
5. Kristen McDowell (RC) def. Nora Prokosch (GC) 6-3, 4-6, 7-1
6. Haley Goodes (RC) def. Forest Melcher (GC) 6-3, 6-4

Doubles competition
1. Emily Henderson/Jennifer Antoszyk (RC) def. Haley Andrews/Allison Hewitt (GC) 8-2
2. Kristen McDowell/Emma Barker (RC) def. Nora Prokosch/Fernanda Gonzalez (GC) 8-4
3. Reed Kegel/Kaitlyn Diskerud (RC) def. Madison Giles/Forest Melcher (GC) 8-0

Match Notes:
Roanoke 2-0, 1-0 ODAC
Guilford 2-2, 1-1 ODAC
Old Dominion Athletic Conference match