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Bridgewater Tops Women's Tennis

The Hornets dropped a 7-2 ODAC decision at Bridgewater Tuesday afternoon.
The Hornets dropped a 7-2 ODAC decision at Bridgewater Tuesday afternoon.

BRIDGEWATER, Va. – Host Bridgewater College won the initial four matches of the day on its way to a 7-2 ODAC women's tennis victory over Shenandoah. 

Bridgewater (8-7, 5-5 ODAC) took a 3-0 lead after doubles and then won at love at No. 5 singles to put itself one win from clinching versus Shenandoah (4-9, 2-8).

IN BRIEF

Megan Hillyard held off the Eagles by winning 6-0, 6-1 at No. 4 before BC clinched with a 6-1, 6-0 victory at No. 2 singles.

Following Bridgewater wins at Nos. 1 and 3, Madison Hoilman was a 2-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-6) victor at No. 6.

COMPLETE RESULTS

Bridgewater College 7, Shenandoah Hornets 2
Apr 23, 2019 at Bridgewater, Va. (Mapp Courts) 

SINGLES
Singles competition
1. Whitney Kiser (BCWT) def. Madison Hansen (SUW) 6-0, 6-1
2. Nicole Shifflett (BCWT) def. Madison Rogers (SUW) 6-1, 6-0
3. Rachel Crawford (BCWT) def. Emma Crue (SUW) 6-3, 6-0
4. Megan Hillyard (SUW) def. Alexia Will (BCWT) 6-1, 6-0
5. Emily Daigneault (BCWT) def. Caitlin Bennett (SUW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Madison Hoilman (SUW) def. Katie Austin (BCWT) 2-6, 7-5, 1-0 (10-6)
DOUBLES
Doubles competition
1. Whitney Kiser/Nicole Shifflett (BCWT) def. Madison Hansen/Megan Hillyard (SUW) 8-0
2. Stephanie Barton/Rachel Crawford (BCWT) def. Emma Crue/Madison Rogers (SUW) 8-0
3. Alexia Will/Emily Daigneault (BCWT) def. Caitlin Bennett/Madison Hoilman (SUW) 8-3
INFO
Match Notes
Shenandoah Hornets 4-9, 2-8
Bridgewater College 8-7, 5-5
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (5,4,2,1,3,6)

UP NEXT

Shenandoah continues this road trip on Friday with a 4 p.m. ODAC match at Randolph-Macon.