W&L Men's Tennis Falls to Second-Ranked Kenyon, 8-1
GAMBIER, Ohio -- The 23rd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team fell to second-ranked Kenyon College on Tuesday afternoon by a score of 8-1.
The Generals dropped all three doubles matches and managed just one singles victory as sophomore Christopher Hu (Ridgewood, N.J. /Ridgewood) defeated C.J. Williams, 6-1, 6-1 at No. 4. Senior Hayden White (Baltimore, Md./Towson) had his 14-match winning streak in singles snapped with a 6-1, 6-2 loss to Michael Razumovsky at No. 1. White's last loss had been to the top player for Division I Elon back on February 16.
With the loss, W&L fell to 14-5 for the season. Kenyon improved to 18-3 win the win.
Washington and Lee will return to action on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament. The time and opponent are to be determined.
Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Kenyon College (Apr 16, 2013)
#2 Kenyon College 8, #23 Washington and Lee 1
Apr 16, 2013 at Gambier, Ohio
|1. Michael Razumovsky (KENM) def. Hayden White (W&L) 6-1, 6-2|
|2. Paul Burgin (KENM) def. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) 6-2, 6-1|
|3. Wade Heerboth (KENM) def. Michael Holt (W&L) 6-1, 6-1|
|4. Christopher Hu (W&L) def. C.J. Williams (KENM) 6-1, 6-1|
|5. Jacob Huber (KENM) def. Brian Krouskos (W&L) 6-0, 6-0|
|6. Kevin Ye (KENM) def. John Kirby (W&L) 6-2, 6-4|
|1. Tim Rosensteel/Paul Burgin (KENM) def. Taylor Shamshiri/Michael Holt (W&L) 8-3|
|2. C.J. Williams/Michael Razumovsky (KENM) def. Hayden White/Christopher Hu (W&L) 8-4|
|3. Kevin Ye/Wade Heerboth (KENM) def. Brian Krouskos/John Kirby (W&L) 8-5|
|Washington and Lee 14-4; National ranking #23; Regional ranking #4|
|Kenyon College 17-3; National ranking #2; Regional ranking #1|
|Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (6,3,2,1,4,5)|