Ferrum Women Rout William Peace

Alexandria Dixon won in singles and doubles.
Alexandria Dixon won in singles and doubles.


FERRUM, Va. -- Ferrum College posted a shutout over William Peace University this afternoon at home, winning 9-0 at the Burrows-Skeens Tennis Courts.

RECORDS
Ferrum (5-5)
William Peace (0-3)

THE BASICS
The win was Ferrum's fourth by shutout this season. Morgan Scott and Autum Murray-Burns, Alexandria Dixon and Hailee Green, and Mallory Scott and Chelsea Zizzi all won at #1-3 doubles to spot Ferrum the early 3-0 lead.

Scott (Morgan), Murray-Burns, Dixon, Scott (Mallory), Zizzi and Addison Philpott then won in straight sets at #1-6 singles, respectievly, to close out the match.

SINGLES
1. Morgan Scott (FCW) def. Sophia Church (WPUWT) 6-4, 6-1
2. Autum Murray-Burns (FCW) def. Lauren Lane (WPUWT) 6-0, 6-0
3. Alexandria Dixon (FCW) def. Mackenzie Braden (WPUWT) 6-1, 6-0
4. Mallory Scott (FCW) def. Stephanie Arnold (WPUWT) 6-1, 6-0
5. Chelsea Zizzi (FCW) def. Amber Riggs (WPUWT) 6-3, 6-1
6. Addison Philpott (FCW) def. Julia Johnson (WPUWT) 6-0, 6-0

DOUBLES
1. Morgan Scott/Autum Murray-Burns (FCW) def. Sophia Church/Mackenzie Braden (WPUWT) 8-0
2. Alexandria Dixon/Hailee Green (FCW) def. Stephanie Arnold/Lauren Lane (WPUWT) 8-2
3. Mallory Scott/Chelsea Zizzi (FCW) def. Amber Riggs/Julia Johnson (WPUWT) 8-0

BACK ON COURT
Coach Rod Baker's team will be back in action Thursday, March 21, at Roanoke College. The Old Dominion Athletic Conference match begins at 4 p.m. in Salem, Virginia.