W&L Men's Tennis Falls at No. 19 Sewanee, 7-2

Harry Shepherd

SEWANEE, Tenn. -- The Washington and Lee men's tennis team dropped its second contest in as many days, falling at No. 19 Sewanee by a score of 7-2 on Wednesday afternoon.

The Tigers swept all three doubles points, with the Generals taking two of the six singles matches.  Junior Harry Shepherd (New York, N.Y. / St. George's School) earned a 6-3, 6-2 win at No. 1 singles, while first-year Bobby Neuner (Darien, Conn. / Darien) posted a 7-6 (4), 6-2 victory at No. 3 singles.

Washington and Lee fell to 9-6 with the loss, while Sewanee improved to 18-6 with the win.

The Generals return to action on Thursday when they travel to Emory & Henry for a 4:00 pm contest.

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Washington and Lee Men's Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Sewanee (Apr 17, 2019)

#19 Sewanee 7, Washington and Lee 2
Apr 17, 2019 at Sewanee, Tenn.

Singles competition
1. Harry Shepherd (WLU) def. Andres Carro (UOS) 6-3, 6-2
2. Jack Gray (UOS) def. Mitchell Thomas (WLU) 6-2, 6-4
3. Bobby Neuner (WLU) def. Brandon Kali (UOS) 7-6 (7-4), 6-2
4. Jordan Brewer (UOS) def. Noah Tapp (WLU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Fletcher Kerr (UOS) def. John Rudden (WLU) 6-2, 6-4
6. Jack Metzger (UOS) def. Tye Loan (WLU) 6-2, 6-4

 

Doubles competition
1. Aubrey Davis/Jordan Brewer (UOS) def. Mitchell Thomas/Bobby Neuner (WLU) 8-3
2. Jack Gray/Andres Carro (UOS) def. Harry Shepherd/Noah Tapp (WLU) 8-5
3. Brandon Kali/Ryan Wax (UOS) def. Tye Loan/John Rudden (WLU) 8-2

 

Match Notes
Washington and Lee 9-6
Sewanee 18-6; National ranking #19