W&L Men's Tennis Notches a 9-0 Win at Shenandoah

WINCHESTER, Va. -- The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee men's tennis team cruised to a 9-0 victory over Shenandoah on Thursday afternoon at the Lowry Courts.

The Generals easily took all three doubles points, before winning all six singles matches in straight sets while dropping just seven games.

Washington and Lee improved to 9-2 overall and 8-0 in the ODAC with the win.  Shenandoah fell to 2-1 overall and 0-1 in the league with the loss.

The Generals will next play on Saturday when they host Christopher Newport for a 4:00 pm match.

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Washington and Lee Tennis
Washington and Lee vs Shenandoah Hornets (Mar 20, 2014)

#22 Washington and Lee 9, Shenandoah Hornets 0
Mar 20, 2014 at Winchester, Va. (Lowry Tennis Courts)

Singles competition
1. Taylor Shamshiri (W&L) def. Steven Baker (SUM) 6-1, 6-3
2. Michael Holt (W&L) def. Will Leach (SUM) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jordan Krasner (W&L) def. Zach O'Neal (SUM) 6-1, 6-0
4. Robert Conley (W&L) def. Kelly Sykes (SUM) 6-1, 6-0
5. Sam Borowsky (W&L) def. Wes Licklider (SUM) 6-1, 6-0
6. Ford Martin (W&L) def. Brett Holmes (SUM) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Taylor Shamshiri/Michael Holt (W&L) def. Steven Baker/Wes Licklider (SUM) 8-3
2. Jordan Krasner/Sam Borowsky (W&L) def. Zach O'Neal/Will Leach (SUM) 8-4
3. Robert Conley/Ford Martin (W&L) def. Brett Holmes/Kelly Sykes (SUM) 8-3
Match Notes
Washington and Lee 9-2, 8-0; National ranking #22
Shenandoah Hornets 2-1, 0-1
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2,3); Singles (3,2,4,6,5,1)