2013-14 Washington and Lee Men's Tennis News Releases

July 7, 2014
ODAC Releases 2013-14 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2013-14 All-Academic Team on Monday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.

June 13, 2014
Four Generals Earn ITA All-America Honors
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its Division III men’s and women’s tennis All-America teams recently and Washington and Lee placed two athletes on both the men’s and women’s lists.

June 6, 2014
Three Generals Earn VaSID All-State Men's Tennis Honors
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) released its College Division All-State Men’s Tennis Team on Friday and three Generals were named to the first or second team.

June 5, 2014
Several Generals Named to ODAC Spring Sportsmanship Teams
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2014 ODAC Spring Sportsmanship teams on Thursday, and Washington and Lee had several athletes honored in each of the spring sports sponsored by the conference.

June 3, 2014
W&L's Holt Earns Capital One Academic All-America Honors
The College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA) announced its 2014 Capital One Division III Academic All-America At-Large teams on Tuesday and Washington and Lee sophomore Michael Holt (Henrico, Va./Mills Godwin) was among those honored.

May 23, 2014
Shamshiri and Holt Fall in NCAA Doubles Quarterfinals
The Washington and Lee doubles tandem of junior Taylor Shamshiri (Austin, Texas / ATA College Prep) and sophomore Michael Holt (Henrico, Va. / Mills Godwin) fell in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Doubles Championship on Friday at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center on the campus of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.

May 22, 2014
Shamshiri and Holt Advance in NCAA Doubles Championship
Washington and Lee junior Taylor Shamshiri (Austin, Texas / ATA College Prep) and sophomore Michael Holt (Henrico, Va. / Mills Godwin) were in action on Thursday in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Doubles Championship held at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center on the campus of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.

May 15, 2014
Four Generals Named CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District
Four Washington and Lee student-athletes have been named to the 2013-14 Capital One Academic All-America All-District At-Large teams as chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) and announced on Thursday.

May 13, 2014
W&L Claims the 2014 ODAC Overall Sports Champion Cup
For the 12th-consecutive year, Washington and Lee University has claimed the Dan Wooldridge Overall Sports Champion Cup, as announced by the Old Dominion Athletic Conference on Tuesday. The Generals claimed both the Women’s Commissioner’s Cup and the Men’s Commissioner’s Cup on their way to the overall title.

May 13, 2014
W&L Announces 2014 Athletic Department Awards
The Washington and Lee Department of Athletics held its annual athletics award ceremony at Lee Chapel on Tuesday evening. The event, made possible by the generosity of the Brookby Family, honors student-athletes and administrators who have made the 2013-14 school year a tremendous success.

May 10, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Falls to Kenyon in NCAA 2nd Round, 5-1
The 26th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team saw its season come to an end with a 5-1 loss to 12th-ranked Kenyon in the second round of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Saturday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

May 9, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Bests Catholic, 5-0, in NCAA First Round
The 26th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted a 5-0 victory over Catholic in the opening round of the 2014 NCAA Division III Championship on Friday afternoon at the W&L Courts.

May 7, 2014
Four Generals Selected to the NCAA Division III Tennis Championships
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) announced on Wednesday the individuals who will compete in the singles and doubles competition of the 2014 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Tennis Championships.

May 5, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis to Host NCAA Rounds 1-3
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has announced its field for the 2014 Division III Men’s Tennis Tournament and Washington and Lee was selected as one of eight host sites for the first, second and third rounds.

May 1, 2014
W&L's Shamshiri Named ODAC Men's Tennis Player of the Year
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its 2014 all-conference men’s tennis team on Thursday and Washington and Lee dominated the selections.

April 27, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Claims 2014 ODAC Title
The 24th-ranked and top-seeded Washington and Lee men's tennis team defeated second-seeded Virginia Wesleyan in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship match by a score of 5-0 on Sunday at Sweet Briar College.

April 26, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Downs Bridgewater, 5-0, in ODAC Semis
The top-seeded and 24th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team notched a 5-0 victory over fourth-seeded Bridgewater in the semifinals of the ODAC Tournament on Saturday afternoon at Sweet Briar College.

April 23, 2014
Washington and Lee Men's Tennis ODAC Preview
Washington and Lee Assistant Coach Brian Cohen, junior Taylor Shamshiri and sophomore Michael Holt preview the 2014 ODAC Men's Tennis Championships that will be held on April 26-27 at Sweet Briar College.

April 22, 2014
A Record Number of W&L Students Earn Winter Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that a record 210 students earned Scholar-Athlete awards during the recently completed winter term. The students are all members of W&L athletic teams and achieved a grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.500.

April 21, 2014
Three Generals Earn ODAC Athlete of the Week Accolades
Three Washington and Lee student-athletes have been selected as the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week for the week ending April 20.

April 20, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Downs Randolph, 6-0, in ODAC Quarters
The 24th-ranked and top-seeded Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted a 6-0 victory over eighth-seeded Randolph in the quarterfinals of the ODAC Tournament on Sunday afternoon at the W&L Outdoor Courts.

April 18, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Sewanee, 5-4
The 24th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team ended its regular season with a 5-4 victory over Sewanee on Friday afternoon.

April 16, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Drops a 7-2 Decision to Emory
The 24th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team was knocked off by fourth-ranked Emory University on Wednesday in Atlanta.

April 15, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Dispatches Oglethorpe, 8-1
The 24th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team notched an 8-1 win over Oglethorpe on Tuesday afternoon in Atlanta.

April 14, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Match With Oglethorpe Rescheduled
The Washington and Lee-Oglethorpe men's tennis match scheduled for this afternoon in Atlanta has been postponed due to inclement weather.

April 12, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Hampden-Sydney, 8-1
The 24th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team continued its undefeated ODAC streak with an 8-1 victory over the Tigers of Hampden-Sydney on Saturday afternoon at the H-SC Tennis Courts.

March 31, 2014
David Detwiler Becomes All-Time Winningest Coach
A significant milestone was achieved last week as the Washington and Lee men’s tennis team defeated Bridgewater, 5-2, on Thursday afternoon.

March 29, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Falls to Carnegie Mellon, 6-3
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team dropped a 6-3 decision at 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon on Saturday.

March 27, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Bridgewater, 5-2
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team registered a 5-2 victory over Bridgewater on Thursday afternoon at the Bridgewater Courts.

March 23, 2014
W&L-HSC Men's Tennis Match Rescheduled
The Washington and Lee men's tennis match slated to be played at Hampden-Sydney this afternoon has been rescheduled due to the weather forecast.

March 22, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Downs Christopher Newport, 7-2
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team notched a 7-2 win over Christopher Newport on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Courts.

March 20, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Notches a 9-0 Win at Shenandoah
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team cruised to a 9-0 victory over Shenandoah on Thursday afternoon at the Lowry Courts.

March 18, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Downs Emory & Henry, 8-1
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team notched an 8-1 decision over Emory & Henry on Tuesday afternoon in Emory, Va.

March 15, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Falls to No. 17 UMW, 7-2
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team was knocked off by 17th-ranked Mary Washington by a score of 7-2 on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Outdoor Courts.

March 10, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Fells Roanoke, 9-0
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted a 9-0 victory over Roanoke on Monday afternoon at the W&L Outdoor Courts.

March 5, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Glides to a 5-0 win over Guilford
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tenis team cruised to a 5-0 win over Guilford on Wednesday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 5, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Glides to a 5-0 win over Guilford
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tenis team cruised to a 5-0 win over Guilford on Wednesday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

March 3, 2014
Two Generals Named ODAC Player of the Week
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its weekly honors and Washington and Lee had two athletes recognized for the week ending March 2.

March 2, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Upended by Johns Hopkins, 9-0
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team fell to 10th-ranked Johns Hopkins on Sunday by a final score of 9-0 at the W&L outdoor courts.

March 1, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Cruises Past Randolph-Macon, 9-0
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted a 9-0 victory over Randolph-Macon on Saturday afternoon at the W&L Upper Courts.

February 25, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Downs Randolph, 9-0
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team defeated Randolph College by a score of 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon in Lynchburg.

February 25, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Posts a 5-0 Win Over Lynchburg
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team posted a 5-0 victory over Lynchburg College at the Duchossois Tennis Center on Tuesday afternoon.

February 17, 2014
W&L Claims Two Male ODAC Athletes of the Week
Two Washington and Lee male student-athletes have been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the week ending January 16.

February 14, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Virginia Wesleyan, 9-0
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team opened ODAC play on Friday by defeating Virginia Wesleyan, 9-0, at Old Dominion.

February 1, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Opens with a 9-0 Victory Over Methodist
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team opened its spring season with a 9-0 win over regionally-ranked Methodist on Saturday afternoon at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

January 31, 2014
W&L Men's Tennis Tops ODAC Preseason Poll
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2014 men’s tennis preseason coaches poll on Friday and Washington and Lee was picked first among the league’s 11 tennis members.

January 30, 2014
2014 Washington and Lee Men's Tennis Season Preview
Washington and Lee Head Coach David Detwiler, Assistant Coach Brian Cohen, Senior Captain Vincent Kim and Junior Captain Taylor Shamshiri discuss the state of the Generals entering the spring campaign.

January 16, 2014
Numerous W&L Students Earn Fall Scholar-Athlete Awards
Washington and Lee Director of Athletics Jan Hathorn has announced that 190 students earned Scholar-Athlete awards during the recently completed fall term. The students are all members of W&L athletic teams and achieved a grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.50.

September 30, 2013
W&L Men's Tennis Wraps up Play at the USTA/ITA Championships
The Washington and Lee doubles team of junior Taylor Shamshiri (Austin, Texas / ATA College Prep) and sophomore Michael Holt (Henrico, Va. / Mills Godwin) fell in the semifinals of the main championship draw at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional hosted by Mary Washington on Monday.

September 29, 2013
W&L Men's Tennis Advances Doubles Team at ITA Regionals
The Washington and Lee men’s tennis team has advanced one doubles team to the semifinals of the championship draw at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional hosted by Mary Washington on Sunday.

September 28, 2013
W&L Men's Tennis has Successful Start at ITA Regionals
The Washington and Lee men’s tennis team had a successful first day at the USTA/ITA Southeast Regional hosted by Mary Washington on Saturday.

September 15, 2013
W&L Men's Tennis Finishes Play at Mary Washington Kickoff Classic
The Washington and Lee men’s tennis team completed its competition in the Mary Washington Kickoff Classic on Sunday.

September 14, 2013
W&L Men's Tennis Opens its Season at the UMW Kickoff Classic
The Washington and Lee men’s tennis team opened its 2013-14 season on Saturday in the Mary Washington Kickoff Classic.

August 9, 2013
W&L Men's Tennis Places Three on ITA All-America Team
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced its 2013 NCAA Division III All-America teams and three athletes from the Washington and Lee men’s tennis team were honored.

July 16, 2013
ODAC Releases 2012-13 Academic All-Conference Team
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference released its 2012-13 All-Academic Team on Tuesday and Washington and Lee once again led the league in number of athletes honored.