February 25, 2014

W&L Men's Tennis Posts a 5-0 Win Over Lynchburg

LEXINGTON, Va. -- 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.

The Generals dropped just four games in earning all three doubles points, before closing out the match with straight-set wins at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles.

With the win, W&L improved to 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the ODAC, while Lynchburg fell to 0-2 overall and 0-1 in conference play.

Washington and Lee will return to action on Saturday with a 3:00 pm match against Randolph-Macon.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Lynchburg College vs Washington and Lee (Feb 25, 2014)

#22 Washington and Lee 5, Lynchburg College 0
Feb 25, 2014 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Jordan Krasner (W&L) def. Matt Karvelas (LCM) 6-4, 6-2
2. John Kirby (W&L) def. Noah Stewart (LCM) 6-1, 6-1
3. Will Lyon (W&L) vs. Josh Johnson (LCM) 6-0, unfinished
4. Trey Hatcher (W&L) vs. Andrew Link (LCM) 6-0, unfinished
5. Michael Lukas (W&L) vs. Tyler Long (LCM) 2-1, unfinished
6. Ford Martin (W&L) vs. Tayler Tepper (LCM) unfinished
Doubles competition
1. Jordan Krasner/John Kirby (W&L) def. Noah Stewart/Matt Karvelas (LCM) 8-1
2. Will Lyon/Ford Martin (W&L) def. Andrew Link/Josh Johnson (LCM) 8-3
3. Michael Lukas/Trey Hatcher (W&L) def. Tyler Long/Tayler Tepper (LCM) 8-0
Match Notes
Lynchburg College 0-2, 0-1
Washington and Lee 4-0, 3-0; National ranking #22