W&L Men's Tennis Fells Roanoke, 9-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- 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.

The Generals lost just four games in sweeping the doubles points and then easily won all six singles matches in straight sets.

The win improved W&L to 7-1 overall and 6-0 in the ODAC, while Roanoke slipped to 4-2 overall and 0-2 in conference action.

The Generals return to the courts on Saturday when they host 17th-ranked Mary Washington for a 12:00 pm match.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Roanoke vs Washington and Lee (Mar 10, 2014)

#22 Washington and Lee 9, Roanoke 0
Mar 10, 2014 at Lexington, Va. (Outdoor Courts)

Singles competition
1. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. Joseph Ross (RC) 6-4, 6-4
2. Michael Holt (W&L) def. Matt Kessler (RC) 6-2, 6-1
3. Jordan Krasner (W&L) def. Jacob Morris (RC) 6-1, 6-0
4. Brian Krouskos (W&L) def. Chris Migliarese (RC) 6-2, 6-1
5. John Kirby (W&L) def. Lewis Young (RC) 6-0, 6-1
6. Trey Hatcher (W&L) def. Chris Teeple (RC) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Michael Holt/Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. Jacob Morris/Joseph Ross (RC) 8-1
2. John Kirby/Brian Krouskos (W&L) def. Matt Kessler/Lewis Young (RC) 8-3
3. Jordan Krasner/Will Lyon (W&L) def. Chris Teeple/Chris Migliarese (RC) 8-0
Match Notes
Roanoke 4-2, 0-2
Washington and Lee 7-1, 6-0; National ranking #22