W&L Men's Tennis Defeats Emory & Henry, 5-0
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The 23rd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team completed its fourth match of the weekend, defeating Emory & Henry by a score of 5-0 on Sunday at the Duchossois Tennis Center.
The Generals took all three doubles matches and posted wins at No. 1 singles and No. 4 singles to close out the match that was played to decision.
With the win, W&L improved to 8-3 overall and 6-0 in the ODAC, while the Wasps fell to 8-2 and 3-1 in conference play.
Washington and Lee returns to action on Thursday when it hosts Bridgewater for a 4:00 pm match.
Washington and Lee Tennis
Emory & Henry vs Washington and Lee (Mar 16, 2013)
#23 Washington and Lee 5, Emory & Henry 0
Mar 16, 2013 at Lexington, Va. (Duchossois Tennis Center)
|1. Hayden White (W&L) def. James Keighley (E&H) 7-5, 6-1|
|2. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) vs. Alex Minasyan (E&H) 3-2, unfinished|
|3. Michael Holt (W&L) vs. Matt Nelson (E&H) 4-5, unfinished|
|4. Christopher Hu (W&L) def. Adam Henderson (E&H) 6-0, 6-1|
|1. Michael Holt/Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. Matt Nelson/Adam Henderson (E&H) 8-6|
|2. Hayden White/Christopher Hu (W&L) def. James Keighley/Webster Gilley (E&H) 8-4|
|3. Brian Krouskos/Thomas Johnson (W&L) def. Alex Minasyan/Zach Eccher (E&H) 9-7|
|Emory & Henry 8-2, 3-1|
|Washington and Lee 8-3, 6-0; National ranking #23|