W&L Men's Tennis is Defeated by No. 13 Carnegie Mellon

PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- The 19th-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team saw its nine-game winning streak halted on Saturday, falling to 13th-ranked Carnegie Mellon by a score of 6-3 in Pittsburgh, Pa.

CMU took two of the three doubles matches and Nos. 1-4 singles in improving to 10-4 on the season. 

With the loss, the Generals fell to 11-4 overall with one regular season match remaining, a match against Hampden-Sydney that was postponed earlier this season.  A make-up date for has yet to be determined.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Carnegie Mellon (Mar 31, 2012)

#13 Carnegie Mellon 6, #19 Washington and Lee 3
Mar 31, 2012 at Pittsburgh, Pa.

Singles competition
1. Duke Miller (CMUM) def. Hayden White (W&L) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4
2. C. Heaney-Secord (CMUM) def. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) 6-3, 6-1
3. Will Duncan (CMUM) def. Jeremy Becht (W&L) 3-6, 6-2, 6-2
4. Harsha Rao (CMUM) def. Michael Goldstein (W&L) 7-6 (7-5), 2-6, 10-4
5. Michael Freeman (W&L) def. Thomas Cooper (CMUM) 6-1, 6-2
6. Christopher Hu (W&L) def. Jooho Yu (CMUM) 5-7, 7-6 (8-6), 10-7
Doubles competition
1. Duke Miller/Will Duncan (CMUM) def. Mac Davis/Michael Goldstein (W&L) 8-4
2. Thomas Cooper/Harsha Rao (CMUM) def. Taylor Shamshiri/Hayden White (W&L) 8-1
3. Christopher Hu/Jeremy Becht (W&L) def. C. Heaney-Secord/Bryce Beisswanger (CMUM) 9-8 (9-7)
Match Notes
Washington and Lee 11-4; National ranking #19
Carnegie Mellon 10-4; National ranking #13
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (2,5,3,1,4,6)