CHESTERTOWN, Md. – Goucher College lost to Washington College (Md.) in the spring opener for the Gophers in non-conference women's tennis action on Friday.
Anais Gill (Cambridge, England/Hills Road Sixth Form College) and Mandile Mpofu (Harare, Zimbabwe/Arundel School) lost at No. 1 doubles 8-3. Tes DeJaeger (Norwalk, Conn./Brien McMahon) and Ali Gorson-Morrow (Broomall, Pa./Barrack Hebrew Academy) fell at No. 2 doubles 8-1 and Kyoko Kinoshita (Tokyo, Japan/Tilton School [N.H.]) and Haddie Hill (San Antonio, Texas/The Episcopal School of Texas) dropped an 8-2 decision at No. 3 doubles.
In other singles action, Mpofu lost at No. 1 singles 6-2, 6-3 and DeJarger dropped a 6-0, 6-1 decision at No. 2 singles. Hill fell 6-0, 6-1 at No. 3 singles and Katie Marzerka (Wolfeboro, N.H./Kingswood Regional) lost 6-3, 6-0 at No. 4 singles. The Shorewomen downed the Gophers, 6-3.
Goucher returns to action when it heads to spring break in Orlando, Fla. The Gophers open its time in the Sunshine State against North Central (Ill.) on March 18. Match time is 10 a.m.
(WC) Alisha White/Ella Samer defeats (GC) Anais Gill/Mandile Mpofu, 8-3
(WC) Cecilia Cress/Sarah Bruno defeats (GC) Tes DeJaeger/Ali Gorson-Morrow, 8-1
(GC) Kyoko Kinoshita/Haddie Hill defeats (WC) Mariah Thomas/Hayley Sanchez, 8-2
(WC) Alisha White defeats (GC) Mandile Mpofu, 6-2, 6-3
(WC) Ella Sampler defeats (GC) Tes DeJaeger, 6-0, 6-1
(WC) Cecilila Cress defeats (GC) Haddie Hill, 6-0, 6-1
(WC) Sarah Bruno defeats (GC) Katie Marzerka, 6-3, 5-0
(GC) Ali Tomasevich defeats (WC) Mariah Thomas, 6-3
(GC) Morgan Hartman defeats (WC) Hayley Sanchez, 8-5