April 20, 2010

W&L Men's Tennis Upended by No. 3 Emory, 9-0

ATLANTA, Ga. -- The 25th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team dropped a 9-0 loss to third-ranked Emory University on Tuesday afternoon in Atlanta, Ga.

The Eagles won all six singles matches in straight sets and recorded 9-7 victories at all three doubles positions.

With the loss, Washington and Lee dropped to 11-7 overall, while the Eagles improved to 11-7 with the win.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Wednesday as it travels to Sewanee for a 4:00 pm match.

Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Emory University (Apr 20, 2010)

#3 Emory University 9, #25 Washington and Lee 0
Apr 20, 2010 at Atlanta, Ga.

Singles competition
1. Dillon Pottish (EU) def. Hayden White (W&L) 6-1, 6-4
2. Chris Goodwin (EU) def. Mac Davis (W&L) 6-1, 6-2
3. Noah Simonson (EU) def. Jeremy Becht (W&L) 6-4, 6-1
4. Colin Egan (EU) def. Will Hall (W&L) 6-2, 6-3
5. David Caplan (EU) def. Cliff Gaddy (W&L) 6-2, 6-0
6. Chris Redmond (EU) def. Michael Freeman (W&L) 6-3, 6-3
Doubles competition
1. Chris Goodwin/Chris Jordan (EU) def. Alex Brooke/Cliff Gaddy (W&L) 9-7
2. Oliver Lopp/David Caplan (EU) def. Jeremy Becht/Hayden White (W&L) 9-7
3. Chris Redmond/Dillon Pottish (EU) def. Mac Davis/Will Hall (W&L) 9-7
Match Notes
Washington and Lee 11-7; National ranking #25
Emory University 11-7; National ranking #3