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

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

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- The 20th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted an 8-1 win over Sewanee on Thursday afternoon in Chattanooga.

The Generals took two of the three doubles matches to head to singles play with a 2-1 lead.  W&L proceeded to take all six singles matches to improve to 2-2 on the season.

The loss dropped the Tigers to 1-1 for the year.

Washington and Lee returns to action next Saturday with matches against Roanoke and Randolph.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Sewanee (Feb 21, 2013)

#20 Washington and Lee 8, Sewanee 1
Feb 21, 2013 at Chattanooga, Tenn.

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Rand Jackson (UOS) 6-3, 7-6 (7-2)
2. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. Sean Laughlin (UOS) 6-0, 6-3
3. Michael Holt (W&L) def. Connor Winkler (UOS) 6-1, 1-6, 6-1
4. Christopher Hu (W&L) def. Eric Roddy (UOS) 6-4, 6-4
5. Brian Krouskos (W&L) def. Levi Joy (UOS) 7-5, 6-1
6. Thomas Johnson (W&L) def. Grant Hopkins (UOS) 3-6, 6-0, 10-2
Doubles competition
1. Taylor Shamshiri/Michael Holt (W&L) def. Rand Jackson/Sean Laughlin (UOS) 8-0
2. Hayden White/Christopher Hu (W&L) def. Levi Joy/Connor Winkler (UOS) 8-4
3. Eric Roddy/Grant Hopkins (UOS) def. Brian Krouskos/Thomas Johnson (W&L) 8-6
Match Notes
Washington and Lee 2-2; National ranking #20
Sewanee 1-1