BRIDGEWATER, Va. - Randolph-Macon picked up a key conference victory Thursday afternoon when the Yellow Jackets defeated Bridgewater College 6-3 in women's tennis action on Mapp Courts.
Randolph-Macon improved to 10-1 in conference play and clinched second-place in the ODAC standings. Bridgewater dropped to 7-3 in conference play and is currently fourth in the regular season standings.
The Eagles took the lead in doubles action, winning two of the three matches
Randollph-Macon clinched the match by winning five of the six singles matches.
Tomlin was first off the court for the Yellow Jackets with a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Shifflett at No. 3 singles. Next off for the Jackets was McDonald at No. 6 as she defeated Quinn 6-4, 6-0.
Kaitlin Dantzler put the visitors ahead 4-1 with a 6-2, 6-4 decision over Barton at the No. 4 slot. The Yellow Jackets clinched the team victory when Gaby Tersigni held off Kiser 6-4, 6-3 to win at No. 2.
Jesseman picked up the final point for Macon with a three-set victory over Cash at No. 5 singles, winning 2-6, 6-1, 6-1.
Bridgewater's lone singles point came at No. 1 where Lewis defeated Delmas in split sets. The two split the first two sets by identical 6-2 scores. A tiebreaker was played to determine the winner with Lewis prevailing 10-7.
The Eagles close out the regular season on Sunday when they Virginia Wesleyan College.