No. 11 Sewanee Finishes Conference Play Undefeated, Wins Sixth Straight SAA Regular Season Crown

No. 11 Sewanee Finishes Conference Play Undefeated, Wins Sixth Straight SAA Regular Season Crown

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. - The No. 11 Sewanee women's tennis team finishes Southern Athletic Association play with a 9-0 sweep of Berry College to earn the sixth straight conference regular season championship.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (18-4, 6-0) 9, Berry (9-6, 2-4) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The teams allowed just three points at the No. 1 and No. 2 positions combined, with 14th-ranked Clementina Davila/Catherine Owen winning 8-1.

-In singles, Owen won the first set 6-2 over Kathryn Barker, but the freshman went into a tie break in the second set, winning 7-6 (3), to secure the point.

-The Tigers complete the regular season a perfect 6-0 in conference play, 28-0 in singles matches and 18-0 in doubles contests.

SINGLES RESULTS
1. #38 Clementina Davila (SEWANEE) def. Sara Myers (BCW) 6-2, 6-1
2. #32 Catherine Owen (SEWANEE) def. Kathryn Barker (BCW) 6-2, 7-6 (3-0)
3. Sara Thompson (SEWANEE) def. Sarah Murray (BCW) 6-2, 6-1
4. Darby Duval (SEWANEE) def. Emmie Cornell (BCW) 6-0, 6-4
5. Maura McCrary (SEWANEE) def. Karleigh Dills (BCW) 6-0, 6-0
6. Taylor Sprouse (SEWANEE) def. Alexis Williams (BCW) retired

DOUBLES RESULTS
1. #14 Clementina Davila/Catherine Owen (SEWANEE) def. Sara Myers/Kathryn Barker (BCW) 8-1
2. Maura McCrary/Taylor Sprouse (SEWANEE) def. Emmie Cornell/Sarah Murray (BCW) 8-2
3. Darby Duval/Sara Thompson (SEWANEE) def. Karleigh Dills/Sydney Stone (BCW) retired

UP NEXT
With Sunday's regular season finale at Oglethorpe canceled, the Tigers will turn their attention to the 2018 SAA Women's Tennis Championship, beginning on Friday in Murfreesboro.

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