May 9, 2009

Courtesy of Emory Athletics

Emory University advanced to the third round of the NCAA Women's Tennis Championships with a 5-0 win over Agnes Scott College on Saturday. The Eagles will play the winner of the Washington and Lee University/ Meredith College match on Sunday at 12:30 PM.

The Eagles swept the doubles matches and received singles victories from Lorne McManigle and Tshema Nash to clinch the match. The other four singles matches were not completed.

Emory improved to 19-4 with the win, while Agnes Scott dropped to 14-2. Should the Eagles earn a victory tomorrow, Emory will advance to the NCAA quarterfinals in Lawrenceville, GA.