DURHAM, N.C. -- The Washington and Lee men's tennis team opened its spring season with a 7-0 loss to Division I Elon on Saturday afternoon at Duke University.
The Generals lone win on the day came at No. 2 doubles, where the tandem of first-year Michael Holt (Henrico, Va. / Mills Godwin) and sophomore Taylor Shamshiri (Austin, Texas / ATA College Prep) knocked off the team of Brian Kowalski and Christopher Geaslen by a score of 8-6.
With the win, Elon improved to 2-3 overall, while the Generals fell to 0-1.
Washington and Lee will return to action on Monday when it travels to Oglethorpe for a 3:00 pm match.
Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Elon (Feb 16, 2013)
Elon 7, Washington and Lee 0
Feb 16, 2013 at Durham, N.C. (Sheffield Indoor Tennis Center)
|1. Cameron Silverman (ELON) def. Hayden White (W&L) 6-1, 6-1|
|2. Robert Lindgren (ELON) def. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) 6-1, 6-2|
|3. Jordan Kaufman (ELON) def. Michael Holt (W&L) 6-2, 7-5|
|4. Brian Kowalski (ELON) def. Christopher Hu (W&L) 6-4, 6-4|
|5. Carlos Arboleda (ELON) def. Brian Krouskos (W&L) 2-6, 6-4, 13-11|
|6. Ismael Sanchez Delfi (ELON) def. John Kirby (W&L) 6-2, 3-6, 6-3|
|1. Cameron Silverman/Robert Lindgren (ELON) def. Christopher Hu/Hayden White (W&L) 8-5|
|2. Michael Holt/Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. Brian Kowalski/Christopher Geaslen (ELON) 8-6|
|3. Dan Sablik/Juan Madrid (ELON) def. Brian Krouskos/Thomas Johnson (W&L) 8-2|
|Washington and Lee 0-1|