Washington & Lee 5, Middlebury 3

May 19, 2005

May 19, 2005 - NCAA III Women's Tennis Semifinal Match
Washington & Lee (21-0) vs. Middlebury (15-2)
Final Score: Washington & Lee 5, Middlebury 3

Doubles
1. Ross/Smyser (M) d. Hagerman/Wortham (WL) 8-6
2. Berck/Roche (M) d. Applegate/McClung (WL) 8-6
3. Holick/Messing (M) d. Lora Farris/Weston (WL) 8-6

Singles
1. Lindsay Hagerman (WL) d. Amy Roche (M) 6-1, 6-0
2. Kristen McClung (WL) d. Jackie Ross (M) - 6-2, 4-6, 6-2
3. Emily Applegate (WL) d. Amanda Berck (M) 6-2, 6-2
4. Ginny Wortham (WL) d. Claire Smyser (M) - 6-4, 6-4
5. Leah Weston (WL) d. Emily Holick (M) - 7-6(5), 2-6, 6-3
6. Katie Kingsbury (WL) vs. Amy Berkman (M) 6-3, 2-0 DNF

Notes: Leah Weston (WL) defeated Emily Holick (M) 7-6(5), 2-6, 6-3 at five singles to finish a 5-3 win over Middlebury. Washington & Lee trailed 3-0 after losing all three doubles matches by identical scores (8-6). The Generals began their comeback at one singles where Lindsay Hagerman made quick work with a 6-1, 6-0 win. Washington & Lee followed with wins at three, four and two singles, before Weston's clinching three-set win at five singles.

Washington & Lee (22-0) advances to Friday's 2 p.m. championship match. Middlebury (15-3) will play in the 8:30 a.m. third-place match.

Singles Order of Finish: 1, 3, 4, 2, 5

-- Courtesy Kalamazoo College