TOWSON, Md. – Goucher swept doubles play and took all six singles matches in straight sets to defeat McDaniel 9-0 in non-conference women's tennis action on Friday.
Emily Ruff and Alice Goldstein won the closest of the three doubles matches for the Gophers (1-1) by the 8-5 margin.
Amanda Bercovici led the way for Goucher, winning both matches without dropping a game. She and Kirsten Cianci won at No. 1 doubles 8-0 before she took a 6-0, 6-0 victory at first singles.
Nina Breece (Petamula, Calif./Petamula) led the way in singles for McDaniel, falling 6-2, 6-2 at fifth singles to Ryan Derham.
Goucher 9, McDaniel 0
1. Amanda Bercovici/Kirsten Cianci (G) def. Nina Breece/Sophie White 8-0;
2. Emily Ruff/Alice Goldstein-Plesser (G) def. Elise O'Meara/Winsome Schauer 8-5;
3. Sarah Callender/Claire Donnelly (G) def. Angie Johnson/Nicole Arnold 8-2.
1. Bercovici (G) def. Schauer 6-0, 6-0;
2. Goldstein-Plesser (G) def. Johnson 6-1, 6-1;
3. Ruff (G) def. Arnold 6-2, 6-0;
4. Hanora Barron (G) def. Jerraro 6-0, 6-3;
5. Ryan Derham (G) def. Breece 6-2, 6-2;
6. Callender (G) def. Leesa Malczewski 6-0, 6-2.