2001 W&L ODAC Championship Results


W&L WOMEN'S TENNIS WINS ODAC CHAMPIONSHIP (4/29)

AMHERST, Va. -- Washington and Lee claimed all six singles flights and all three doubles flights to win its 11th straight ODAC Championship on Sunday afternoon at Sweet Briar College.

The Generals were followed by Hollins (2nd), Roanoke (3rd), Bridgewater (4th), Virginia Wesleyan (5th), Sweet Briar (6th), Lynchburg (6th), Eastern Mennonite (8th), Emory & Henry (9th), Randolph-Macon Woman's College (10th) and Randolph-Macon (11th).

Leading the way for W&L was junior Melissa Hatley (Columbia, S.C./Heathwood Hall), who took the championship of the No. 1 singles bracket by defeating Roanoke's Ashley Flemming, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4. Hatley was named the ODAC Player of the Year.

Sophomore Erika Proko (Charlotte, N.C./Providence Day) won the No. 2 singles bracket with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Cayce Schnare of Hollins. Sophomore Laura Bruno (Roswell, Ga./Chattahoochee) claimed the No. 3 singles bracket with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Hollins' Alice Moss. At No. 4 singles, sophomore Alyson Brice (Houston, Texas/St. Thomas Episcopal) defeated Liz Schnare of Hollins, 6-0, 6-1, while sophomore Brandi Jane Wedgeworth (Hilton Head, S.C./Hilton Head Christian) defeated Hollins' Kendra Perry, 6-3, 6-1 at No. 5 singles. Freshman Elizabeth Law (Richmond, Va./Mills Godwin) claimed the No. 6 singles championship with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Victoria Scavo of Virginia Wesleyan.

In doubles, Hatley and Proko defeated Stephenson and Moss of Hollins, 6-3, 6-1 to claim the championship of the No. 1 bracket. Bruno and junior Sallie Gray Strang (Chattanooga, Tenn./Girls Prep) teamed up to defeat Hollins' sister duo of Schnare and Schnare, 6-1, 6-0 for the No. 2 bracket championship and Law and freshman Ellie Simpson (Bluefield, Va./Graham) defeated Goodwin and McKenzie of Bridgewater, 6-1, 6-2.


No. 1 Singles

Quarterfinals
Melissa Hatley (W&L) d. Kerrie Swarts (LC); 6-2, 6-0
Semifinals
Melissa Hatley (W&L) d. Brooke Sheetz (VWC); 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-4
Finals
Melissa Hatley (W&L) d. Ashley Flemming (RC); 4-6, 6-1, 6-4

No. 2 Singles


Quarterfinals
Erika Proko (W&L) d. Summer Lam (BC); 6-0, 6-1
Semifinals
Erika Proko (W&L) d. Tica Stoevhase (SBC); 6-4, 6-0
Finals
Erika Proko (W&L) d. Cayce Schnare (HU); 6-1, 6-2

No. 3 Singles


Quarterfinals
Laura Bruno (W&L) d. Anne Taylor (RMWC); 6-0, 6-0
Semifinals
Laura Bruno (W&L) d. Stefanie Miller (RMC); 6-0, 6-0
Finals
Laura Bruno (W&L) d. Alice Moss (HU); 6-2, 6-1

No. 4 Singles


Quarterfinals
Alyson Brice (W&L) d. Lindi Barton (RMWC); 6-0, 6-0
Semifinals
Alyson Brice (W&L) d. Marianne Dolan (RC); 6-0, 6-0
Finals
Alyson Brice (W&L) d. Liz Schnare (HU); 6-0, 6-1

No. 5 Singles


Quarterfinals
Brandi Jane Wedgeworth (W&L) d. Lauren Byrne (SBC); 6-0, 6-0
Semifinals
Brandi Jane Wedgeworth (W&L) d. Emily Smith (RC); 6-0, 6-0
Finals
Brandi Jane Wedgeworth (W&L) d. Kendra Perry (HU); 6-3, 6-1

No. 6 Singles


Quarterfinals
Elizabeth Law (W&L) d. Jessica Stauffer (EMU); 6-0, 6-1
Semifinals
Elizabeth Law (W&L) d. Megan White (HU); 6-3, 6-0
Finals
Elizabeth Law (W&L) d. Victoria Scavo (VWC); 6-0, 6-0

No. 1 Doubles


Quarterfinals
Hatley/Proko (W&L) d. Gotschall/Bray; 6-1, 6-1
Semifinals
Hatley/Proko (W&L) d. Stoevhase/Neugebauer (SBC); 6-2, 6-2
Finals
Hatley/Proko (W&L) d. Stephenson/Moss (HU); 6-3, 6-1

No. 2 Doubles


Quarterfinals
Bruno/Sallie Gray Strang (W&L) d. Ornduff/Labadie (E&H); 6-0, 6-0
Semifinals
Bruno/Strang (W&L) d. Hardaway/Munch (LC); 6-0, 6-0
Finals
Bruno/Strang (W&L) d. Schnare/Schnare (HU); 6-1, 6-0

No. 3 Doubles


Quarterfinals
Law/Simpson (W&L) d. McCall/Arenson (RC); 6-0, 6-1
Semifinals
Law/Simpson (W&L) d. Inman/Cassell (E&H); 6-0, 6-2
Finals
Law/Simpson (W&L) d. Goodwin/McKenzie (BC); 6-1, 6-2

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