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.
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.
|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|
|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|
|Washington and Lee 9-6|
|Sewanee 18-6; National ranking #19|