Arnold wins twice

Nicole Arnold (c) 2014 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Nicole Arnold (c) 2014 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

WESTMINSTER, Md. – Washington (Md.) won the two contested doubles matches before splitting singles with McDaniel for a 5-4 Centennial Conference (CC) women's tennis victory on Wednesday.

Nicole Arnold (Pasadena, Md./Chesapeake) led the Green Terror (2-15, 0-9 CC) with a pair of victories. She and Angela Johnson (Lansdowne, Md.) to win by default at third doubles before taking a 6-0, 6-2 victory at fifth singles.

April Weaver and Marielle McIntyre led the Shorewomen (4-12, 1-9 CC) with two wins. Both went 2-0 without dropping a game, partnering for an 8-0 win at first doubles before winning at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively, 6-0, 6-0.

Danielle Cloney (Severna Park, Md.) added a 6-2, 6-1 victory for McDaniel at fourth singles while Nina Breece (Petaluma, Calif./Petaluma) won by default at sixth singles.

The Green Terror concludes the season at home against Ursinus on Saturday. Match time is 1 p.m.

Washington (Md.) 5, McDaniel 4

1. April Weaver/Marielle McIntyre (W) def. Elise O'Meara/Winsome Schauer 8-0;
2. Amy Stevens/Emily Evans (W) def. Laura Pollard/Danielle Cloney 8-2:
3. Nicole Arnold/Angela Johnson (M) won by default. 

1. Weaver (W) def. Schauer 6-0, 6-0;
2. McIntyre (W) def. Pollard 6-0, 6-0;
3. Evans (W) def. O'Meara 6-0, 6-1;
4. Cloney (M) def. Stevens 6-2, 6-1;
5. Arnold (M) def. Monica Benitez 6-2, 6-0;
6. Nina Breece (M) won by default