February 26, 2011

W&L Men's Tennis Cruises Past Bridgewater, 9-0

LEXINGTON -- The 28th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team opened its spring season with a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over Bridgewater College on Saturday morning at the Duchossois Tennis Center.

With the win, W&L improved to 1-0 overall and 1-0 in the ODAC, while the Eagles fell to 0-2 overall and 0-1 in conference play.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Sunday as it hosts 25th-ranked Salisbury for an 11:00 am match.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Bridgewater College vs Washington and Lee (Feb 26, 2011)

#28 Washington and Lee 9, Bridgewater College 0
Feb 26, 2011 at Lexington, VA (Duchossois Tennis Center)

Singles competition
1. Hayden White (W&L) def. Peter Hawkins (BCMT) 6-2, 6-4
2. Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Brad DeWitt (BCMT) 6-0, 6-2
3. Jonathan Gaffney (W&L) def. Teddy Callow (BCMT) 6-4, 6-4
4. Ben Fass (W&L) def. Brent Floyd (BCMT) 6-3, 6-3
5. Johnny Gragg (W&L) def. Matthew Chaulkin (BCMT) 6-1, 6-1
6. Brian Roberts (W&L) def. Drew Hubble (BCMT) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Will Hall/Mac Davis (W&L) def. Peter Hawkins/Teddy Callow (BCMT) 8-1
2. Jonathan Gaffney/Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Brad DeWitt/Brent Floyd (BCMT) 8-4
3. Hayden White/Michael Freeman (W&L) def. Matthew Chaulkin/Tim Gower (BCMT) 8-1
Match Notes
Bridgewater College 0-2, 0-1 ODAC
Washington and Lee 1-0, 1-0 ODAC; National ranking #28