BRIDGEWATER, Va. – Bridgewater College claimed a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) women’s tennis win over visiting Guilford College Sunday afternoon at Mapp Courts.
The Eagles improved to 11-7 (7-4 ODAC) with the win. Guilford falls to 1-11 (0-8 ODAC).
Bridgewater’s three doubles teams dropped just one game. Nichole Shifflett and Stephanie Barton won the second-doubles contest, 8-0, over the Quakers’ Natalie Whitmeyer and Olivia La Ganza. Ashley Price and Rachel Zarin downed Guilford’s Katherine Kane and Megan Kimpel by the same score at third doubles. The top tandem of Jamiah Lewis and Whitney Kiser cruised to an 8-1 win over the Quakers’ Brooklyn Hopkins and Makayla McLaurin.
The Eagles claimed all six singles contests, two by 6-0, 6-0 counts. Lewis stopped McLaurin at first singles, 6-2, 6-0.
Coach Dave McCain’s Quakers visit league-rival Randolph-Macon College Wednesday (4/25) at 4:00 p.m. in a match rescheduled twice from March.
Tennis Match Results
Guilford vs Bridgewater (Va.)
Apr 22, 2018 at Bridgewater, Va.
Bridgewater (Va.) 9, Guilford 0
1. Jamiah Lewis (BC) def. Makayla McLaurin (GCW) 6-2, 6-0
2. Whitney Kiser (BC) def. Brooklyn Hopkins (GCW) 6-1, 6-1
3. Nicole Shifflett (BC) def. Oliviia La Ganza (GCW) 6-2, 6-0
4. Stephanie Barton (BC) def. Natalie Whitmeyer (GCW) 6-0, 6-0
5. Shannon Quinn (BC) def. Megan Kimpel (GCW) 6-1, 6-1
6. Rachel Crawford (BC) def. Katherine Kane (GCW) 6-0, 6-0
1. Jamiah Lewis/Whitney Kiser (BC) def. Brooklyn Hopkins/Makayla McLaurin (GCW) 8-1
2. Nicole Shifflett/Stephanie Barton (BC) def. Natalie Whitmeyer/Oliviia La Ganza (GCW) 8-0
3. Ashley Price/Rachel Zarin (BC) def. Megan Kimpel/Katherine Kane (GCW) 8-0
Guilford 1-12, 0-8 ODAC
Bridgewater (Va.) 11-7, 7-4 ODAC
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (,2,3,4,6,5)
Old Dominion Athletic Conference match