March 11, 2010

W&L Men's Tennis Downs Roanoke, 8-1

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's tennis team defeated Roanoke College on Thursday afternoon at the W&L Outdoor Courts by a score of 8-1.

The win improved W&L to 5-2 overall and 5-0 in the ODAC, while the Maroons fell to 2-3 and 0-1 in the ODAC.

The Generals return to action on Saturday as they host Mary Washington for a 1:00 pm contest.

Washington and Lee Tennis
Roanoke College vs Washington and Lee (Mar 11, 2010)

#23 Washington and Lee 8, Roanoke College 1
Mar 11, 2010 at Lexington, Va.

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Jon Roy (RC) 6-1, 6-1
2. Mac Davis (W&L) def. Sam Sherrill (RC) 6-4, 3-6, 10-3
3. Will Hall (W&L) def. James Lee (RC) 6-2, 6-1
4. Cliff Gaddy (W&L) def. Alex Lyons (RC) 6-2, 6-0
5. Michael Freeman (W&L) def. Matt Nadolny (RC) 6-0, 6-0
6. Brian Roberts (W&L) def. Matthew Delaney (RC) 6-1, 6-2

 

Doubles competition
1. Sam Sherrill/Jon Roy (RC) def. Tim Watson/Will Hall (W&L) 8-6
2. Mac Davis/Hayden White (W&L) def. Alex Lyons/Matt Nadolny (RC) 8-1
3. Jonathan Gaffney/Alex Brooke (W&L) def. James Lee/Minot Amory (RC) 8-5

 

Match Notes
Roanoke College 2-3, 0-1
Washington and Lee 5-2, 5-0; National ranking #23