Spartans Fall to Nationally Ranked Eagles

FREDERICKSBURG, VA  -The York College women’s tennis squad opened their spring season with a 9-0 loss to Capital Athletic Conference powerhouse Mary Washington on Saturday afternoon in Fredericksburg, VA. The nationally ranked Eagles improve to 2-1 for the year while the Spartans are now 0-2.

The Eagles won four of the six singles matches 6-0, 6-0. Senior Paige Doutrich (Gap, Pa./Pequea Valley) won one game at second singles while Megan McCullin (New Windsor, Md./Westminster) also notched one game victory in the fourth singles match.

Doubles wasn’t much better for York as they lost the first doubles 8-0 while Mary Washington earned a pair of 8-1 wins in the second and third doubles matches.

York is now off until they head south for their 2010 spring trip on March 1. The Spartans open their four-match trip to Hilton Head against Wingate University.

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