RICHMOND, Va., March 26, 2013 – Senior Megan Douglass (Wilton, Conn/St. Luke’s) and junior Ruxandra Andriescu (Brampton, Ontario, Canada/Turner Fenton) have earned women’s tennis Doubles Team of the Week honors from the Colonial Athletic Association.
Douglass and Andriescu defeated UMBC’s Isabel Aldunate and Madlena Kurasz 8-6 at No. 3 doubles on March 23. It was the duo’s first appearance together this spring.Douglass her fourth straight singles victory with a win over Shannon Cleary 6-4, 6-3 at No. 6 singles. Her win tied the match for JMU at 2-2 before Andriescu broke the tie with her own 6-1, 7-6(2) victory over Aldunate at No. 2 singles. JMU won its first home match of the spring 5-2 over UMBC.
The Dukes return to action Thursday, March 28 when they welcome Richmond for a 2:30 p.m. match at Hillside Courts.