W&L Men's Tennis Receives Preseason Rankings

W&L Men's Tennis Receives Preseason Rankings

SKILLMAN, N.J. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently released its Campbell’s/ITA Preseason Division III Regional and National Men’s Tennis rankings.

Washington and Lee is the sixth ranked team in the Atlantic South Region and ranks 24th nationally in Division III.  Individually, first-year Hayden White (Baltimore, Md./Towson) is ranked second in the region and fifth nationally in the singles rankings.

The Generals finished the 2008-09 season with a 15-6 overall record and a 9-0 ODAC mark.  During the fall 2009 campaign, White notched a 10-3 overall record and won the ITA Atlantic South Region Championship.  He went on to the ITA Small College Championships in October, placing fourth overall in the Division III singles draw to earn All-America honors.

Washington and Lee will begin its spring schedule on Feb. 27, when it hosts both Emory & Henry and Virginia Wesleyan.