WESTMINSTER, Md. – Goucher capped a 9-0 non-conference women's tennis win over McDaniel with straight-set victories in each of the singles matches on Thursday.
Kiersten Patron (Timonium, Md./Dulaney) led the Green Terror (3-5), teaming with Lauren Lewis (Annapolis, Md./Annapolis) to take four games at second doubles before winning seven games at third singles.
Addie Maxwell led the Gophers (6-4) with a 6-0, 6-0 victory at fifth singles after partnering with Vickey Casey to win No. 3 doubles, 8-1.
Elise O'Meara (Bowie, Md./Elizabeth Seton) joined Patron as McDaniel players to win games in both sets of singles play, falling to Casey 6-2, 6-2 at sixth singles.
Mara Bergman and Ariel Lin rounded out doubles play with an 8-2 win in the No. 1 slot.
Lee and Lin matched 6-1, 6-0 victories at first and second singles, respectively.
Bergman won third singles over Patron, 6-2, 7-5.
Walsh rounded out the Goucher wins with a 6-0, 6-2 victory at fourth singles.
The Green Terror returns to action at home against Haverford on Saturday. Match time is 12 p.m.
Goucher 9, McDaniel 0
1. Mara Bergman/Ariel Lin (G) def. Carissa Grove/Brittany Starlings 8-2;
2. Meaghan Lee/Alexandra Walsh (G) def. Kiersten Patron/Lauren Lewis 8-4;
3. Addie Maxwell/Vickey Casey (G) def. Elise O'Meara/Laura Pollard 8-1
1. Lee (G) def. Grove 6-1, 6-0;
2. Lin (G) def. Starlings 6-1, 6-0;
3. Bergman (G) def. Patron 6-2, 7-5;
4. Walsh (G) def. Pollard 6-0, 6-2;
5. Maxwell (G) def. Lewis 6-0, 6-0;
6. Casey (G) def. O'Meara 6-2, 6-2.