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Tennis Dominates Virginia Wesleyan 8-1

Michael Moody
Michael Moody

Hampden-Sydney Tennis dominated Virginia Wesleyan University 8-1 on Saturday afternoon.

THE BASICS

  • Final Score: Hampden-Sydney 8, Virginia Wesleyan 1
  • Records: Hampden-Sydney 13-5, 7-2 ODAC; Virginia Wesleyan 12-7, 8-2 ODAC
  • Location: H-SC Tennis Courts

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Matthew Moody and Michael Moody got the Tigers off on the right foot with an 8-4 #1 doubles win over Mitchell Perry and Nick Gunther
  • Clark Cummings and Grayson Burns matched them with an 8-4 #3 W against Andreas Combos and Anthony Wilson
  • William Driskill and Levy Young rounded out the doubles sweep at 8-5 vs. Paul Gladstone and Michael Portera
  • Senior Patrick Bryant teamed with Andrew Donelson for an 8-2 exhibition doubles win
  • Matthew Moody put the Tigers on the brink of victory as he handled Gladstone 6-0, 6-1 at the #1 flight
  • Michael Moody followed with the clinching victory at #3, upending Nick Gunther 6-4, 6-2
  • Burns made it a 6-0 Tiger lead with a 7-5, 6-3 decision against Michael Portera at #6
  • Driskill put H-SC ahead 7-0 as he dispatched of Andreas Combos 6-3, 6-2 at #2
  • Cummings rounded out the afternoon with a #4 win by a score of 6-4, 7-6 (7-4)

UP NEXT

  • Hampden-Sydney closes out the regular season on Sunday at 1:30 pm as the head north to Winchester, VA to battle Shenandoah University.
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