W&L Men's Tennis Falls to University of Chicago, 6-3

W&L Men's Tennis Falls to University of Chicago, 6-3

LEXINGTON, Va. --The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision to 14th-ranked University of Chicago on Wednesday afternoon at the W&L Upper Courts.

The Generals were led by first-year Hayden White (Baltimore, Md./Towson) and junior Will Hall (Cape Elizabeth, Maine/Cape Elizabeth), who both won their singles matches.  White posted a win at No. 1 singles, while Hall was victorious at No. 4 singles.

The No. 3 doubles team of Hall and sophomore Mac Davis (Prospect, Ky./Kentucky Country Day) also posted a win on the day.

With the loss, W&L dropped to 8-5 overall and Chicago improved to 8-5 with the win.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday as it takes on Johns Hopkins at Swarthmore at 10:00 am.


Washington and Lee Tennis
Chicago vs Washington and Lee (Mar 24, 2010)

#14 Chicago 6, #22 Washington and Lee 3
Mar 24, 2010 at Lexington, Va. (W&L Upper Courts)

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Jan Stefanski (UCM) 8-6, 3-6, 6-1
2. Will Zhang (UCM) def. Jeremy Becht (W&L) 6-2, 6-2
3. Troy Brinker (UCM) def. Mac Davis (W&L) 6-1, 6-0
4. Will Hall (W&L) def. Johnathan Alexander (UCM) 6-4, 6-2
5. Harrison Abrams (UCM) def. Michael Freeman (W&L) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4
6. Dillon Klincke (UCM) def. Cliff Gaddy (W&L) 6-3, 6-7, 6-4
Doubles competition
1. Steve Saltarelli/Garrett Brinker (UCM) def. Tim Watson/Alex Brooke (W&L) 8-2
2. Jan Stefanski/Troy Brinker (UCM) def. Jeremy Becht/Hayden White (W&L) 8-4
3. Mac Davis/Will Hall (W&L) def. Kunal Pawa/Harrison Abrams (UCM) 8-5
Match Notes
Chicago 8-5; National ranking #14
Washington and Lee 8-5; National ranking #22