LEXINGTON, Va. -- The top-seeded Washington and Lee men's tennis team advanced to the championship match of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Tournament with a 5-0 victory over fifth-seeded Emory & Henry in a semifinal match on Friday afternoon.
The Generals claimed all three doubles matches and won at No. 1 and No. 4 singles to advance to the championship match for the fifth-straight year since the conference went to a team championship format in 2007.
With the win, W&L improved to 14-3, while the Wasps fell to 12-9.
W&L will take on second-seeded Hampden-Sydney in the title match on Saturday at 2:00 pm.
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Washington and Lee Tennis
Emory & Henry vs Washington and Lee (Apr 22, 2011)
Washington and Lee 5, Emory & Henry 0
Apr 22, 2011 at Lexington, VA (Duchossois Tennis Center)
|1. Hayden White (W&L) def. David Wintringham (E&H) 6-0, 6-0|
|2. Jeremy Becht (W&L) vs. Adam Henderson (E&H) 6-2, 2-1, unfinished|
|3. Michael Freeman (W&L) vs. Matthew Nelson (E&H) 6-2, 1-0, unfinished|
|4. Jonathan Gaffney (W&L) def. Michael Young (E&H) 6-3, 6-0|
|5. Zachary Eccher (E&H) vs. Ben Fass (W&L) no result|
|6. Brian Butler (E&H) vs. Brian Roberts (W&L) no result|
|1. Jonathan Gaffney/Mac Davis (W&L) def. Matthew Nelson/David Wintringham (E&H) 8-6|
|2. Hayden White/Brian Roberts (W&L) def. Michael Young/Adam Henderson (E&H) 8-3|
|3. Michael Freeman/Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. Zachary Eccher/Brian Butler (E&H) 8-1|
|Emory & Henry 12-9|
|Washington and Lee 14-3|