W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Guilford, 8-1

W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Guilford, 8-1

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Washington and Lee men's tennis team improved to 7-1 overall and 6-0 in the ODAC with an 8-1 victory over Guilford on Sunday afternoon in Greensboro, N.C.

The Generals claimed all six singles matches, dropping just eight games to the Quakers.  Guilford notched a win at No. 1 doubles, but W&L claimed victory in the other two doubles matches for the 8-1 win.

With the loss, Guilford fell to 5-3 overall and 2-2 in the ODAC.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Tuesday when it hosts Randolph for a 4:00 pm contest.


Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Guilford (Mar 13, 2011)

#29 Washington and Lee 8, Guilford 1
Mar 13, 2011 at Greensboro, NC

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Tyler Mercier (GC) 6-1, 6-3
2. Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Clayton Hamilton (GC) 6-1, 6-0
3. Will Hall (W&L) def. Trevor Cox (GC) 6-0, 6-0
4. Michael Freeman (W&L) def. Mark Cheong (GC) 6-0, 6-0
5. Ben Fass (W&L) def. Brandon Johnson (GC) 6-0, 6-0
6. Brian Roberts (W&L) def. Ben Nelson (GC) 6-2, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Clayton Hamilton/Tyler Mercier (GC) def. Mac Davis/Will Hall (W&L) 8-6
2. Jonathan Gaffney/Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Trevor Cox/Charlie Smith (GC) 8-3
3. Michael Freeman/Hayden White (W&L) def. Ben Nelson/Jody Cox (GC) 8-0
Match Notes
Washington and Lee 7-1, 6-0 ODAC; National ranking #29
Guilford 5-3, 2-2 ODAC