March 5, 2014

W&L Men's Tennis Glides to a 5-0 win over Guilford

LEXINGTON, Va. -- 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.

The Generals dropped just three games in sweeping the three doubles points, and then notched straight-set victories at Nos. 1-2 singles to post the win over the Quakers.

W&L improved to 6-1 overall and 5-0 in the conference, while Guilford fell to 3-4 overall and 2-1 in the ODAC.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Monday when it hosts Roanoke for a 4:00 pm match.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Guilford vs Washington and Lee (Mar 04, 2014)

#22 Washington and Lee 5, Guilford 0
Mar 04, 2014 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Christopher Hu (W&L) def. Turner Votipka (GC) 6-0, 6-1
2. Jordan Krasner (W&L) def. Erik Meiler (GC) 6-2, 6-1
3. Will Bannister (W&L) vs. Aaron Smedley (GC) 6-0, unfinished
4. John Kirby (W&L) vs. Levi Bruff (GC) unfinished
5. Robert Eckstein (W&L) vs. Blake Brown (GC) unfinished
6. Trey Hatcher (W&L) vs. John Brvenik (GC) unfinished
Doubles competition
1. Taylor Shamshiri/Michael Holt (W&L) def. Turner Votipka/Erik Meiler (GC) 8-2
2. Christopher Hu/Jordan Krasner (W&L) def. Blake Brown/Aaron Smedley (GC) 8-0
3. John Kirby/Robert Eckstein (W&L) def. Levi Bruff/Mason Church (GC) 8-1
Match Notes
Guilford 3-4, 2-1
Washington and Lee 6-1, 5-0; National ranking #22