April 14, 2013

W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Franklin & Marshall, 7-2

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The 23rd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted a 7-2 win over Franklin & Marshall on Sunday afternoon at the W&L Courts.

The Generals swept all three doubles matches and received straight set wins at Nos. 1-3 singles, along with a three-set victory at No. 6 singles.

With the win, W&L improved to 14-4 overall, while the Diplomats fell to 7-8 with the loss.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Tuesday when it travels to second-ranked Kenyon for a 4:30 pm match.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Franklin & Marshall vs Washington and Lee (Apr 14, 2013)

#23 Washington and Lee 7, Franklin & Marshall 2
Apr 14, 2013 at Lexington, Va. (W&L Courts)

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Ross Silverberg (F&M) 6-4, 6-3
2. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. William MacArthur (F&M) 6-3, 6-2
3. Michael Holt (W&L) def. Tommy Weibye (F&M) 6-2, 6-2
4. Doug Kaplan (F&M) def. Christopher Hu (W&L) 7-6 (10-8), 7-5
5. Nolan Bacchieri (F&M) def. Brian Krouskos (W&L) 6-1, 7-5
6. Vincent Kim (W&L) def. Alec Tunner (F&M) 6-3, 2-6, 6-4
Doubles competition
1. Taylor Shamshiri/Michael Holt (W&L) def. William MacArthur/Nolan Bacchieri (F&M) 8-4
2. Hayden White/Christopher Hu (W&L) def. Tommy Weibye/Ross Silverberg (F&M) 8-4
3. Brian Krouskos/John Kirby (W&L) def. Doug Kaplan/Samuel Stone (F&M) 8-5
Match Notes
Franklin & Marshall 7-8
Washington and Lee 14-4; National ranking #23