W&L Men's Tennis Drops a 6-3 Decision to Oglethorpe

W&L Men's Tennis Drops a 6-3 Decision to Oglethorpe

ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Washington and Lee men's tennis team surrendered a 6-3 decision to Oglethorpe University on Monday afternoon in Atlanta, Ga.

The Generals dropped matches at first and third doubles and managed only wins at No. 3 and No. 6 singles as the Petrels recorded their 16th win of the season against just three defeats.

The loss dropped Washington and Lee to 12-3 overall for the season.

W&L returns to action on Wednesday as it travels to Sewanee for a 3:00 pm contest.


Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Oglethorpe (Apr 18, 2011)

Oglethorpe 6, #30 Washington and Lee 3
Apr 18, 2011 at Atlanta, Ga.

Singles competition
1. Felix Mann (OU) def. Hayden White (W&L) 6-1, 6-0
2. Alex Biffle (OU) def. Jeremy Becht (W&L) 6-2, 7-6 (7-3)
3. Michael Freeman (W&L) def. Ross Beall (OU) 6-0, 6-3
4. Ethan Motz (OU) def. Jonathan Gaffney (W&L) 6-4, 6-3
5. Bryan Bailey (OU) def. Ben Fass (W&L) 7-6, 6-3
6. Brian Roberts (W&L) def. Rajiv Dinakaran (OU) 7-5, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Ross Beall/Felix Mann (OU) def. Jonathan Gaffney/Mac Davis (W&L) 8-5
2. Hayden White/Brian Roberts (W&L) def. Rajiv Dinakaran/Alex Biffle (OU) 8-3
3. Bryan Bailey/Ethan Motz (OU) def. Jeremy Becht/Michael Freeman (W&L) 9-7
Match Notes
Washington and Lee 12-3; National ranking #30; Regional ranking #6
Oglethorpe 16-3; Regional ranking #15