GW Women's Tennis Blanks Indiana (Pa.), George Mason at Tiger Classic
Colonials Wrap Three-Day Tournament on Sunday Morning
Sep 7, 2013
TOWSON, Md. – George Washington women’s tennis held Indiana (Pa.) and George Mason scoreless and rolled to consecutive 5-0 victories on Saturday's Day 2 of the Tiger Classic at the Towson Center Tennis Courts.
The Colonials first blanked NCAA Division II's IUP Crimson Hawks, 5-0, as they claimed four out of five matches in straight sets. Hansen defeated IUP’s Abby McCormick, 6-2, 4-6, 10-8, and sophomore Christina Carpenter earned a 6-3, 6-2 win over Tanya Timko. Nederlander downed Erika Schnaas, 6-2, 6-1, and sophomore Egle Jakuciunaite beat Sophie Butland, 6-1, 6-3.
Later in the afternoon, GW took care of Atlantic 10 newcomer George Mason, 5-0. Nederlander and Jakuciunaite held the Patriots’ Mina Saygi and Alex Miller scoreless, respectively, with 6-0, 6-0 victories. Carpenter defeated Jamie Cochrane, 6-3, 6-0, and Hansen beat Olivia Lacy-Thompson, 6-3, 7-6 (4).
In doubles, Egger and Robins downed Sofia Santa Maria and Morgan Yang by an 8-3 score.
GW wraps Towson’s three-day Tiger Classic on Sunday with a 9 a.m. match against conference foe Saint Joseph’s followed by an 11 a.m. rematch with IUP.
George Washington 5, Indiana (Pa.) 0
No. 1 – Allison Hansen (GW) def. Abby McCormick (IUP) – 6-2, 4-6, 10-8
No. 2 – Christina Carpenter (GW) def. Tanya Timko (IUP) – 6-3, 6-2
No. 3 – Taylor Nederlander (GW) def. Erika Schnaas (IUP) – 6-2, 6-1
No. 4 – Egle Jakuciunaite (GW) def. Sophie Butland (IUP) – 6-1, 6-3
No. 1 – Grace Egger/Lana Robins (GW) def. Alanna McFail/Ranvita Mahto (IUP) – 8-1
George Washington 5, George Mason 0
No. 1 – Allison Hansen (GW) def. Olivia Lacy-Thompson (GMU) – 6-3, 7-6 (4)
No. 2 – Christina Carpenter (GW) def. Jamie Cochrane (GMU) – 6-3, 6-0
No. 3 – Taylor Nederlander (GW) def. Mina Saygi (GMU) – 6-0, 6-0
No. 4 – Egle Jakuciunaite (GW) def. Alex Miller (IUP) – 6-0, 6-0
No. 1 – Grace Egger/Lana Robins (GW) def. Sofia Santa Maria/Morgan Yang (GMU) – 8-3
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