February 25, 2014

Men's Tennis Hosts W&L in ODAC Opener

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Head coach Jamie Megginson's men's squad takes on Washington & Lee this afternoon.

About the WildCats:

Randolph's men's team is 2-1 this season and 1-0 so far this spring.

Against Averett on Saturday, the team won all seven concluded matches, with just a retirement forcing a 7-1 scoreline.

Dan Phung (Hanoi, Vietnam/International) is currently undefeated in dual match play, going 2-0 in both singles and doubles.

Daniil Lyalko (Reisterstown, Md./Park School of Baltimore) and Doug Corbett (Charlottesville, Va./Albemarle) are 2-0 in doubles play at No. 1.

Q Manglapus (Falls Church, Va./-) and JT von Seggern (McLean, Va./Langley) have won both doubles matches at No. 2.

The WildCats were selected ninth in the league.

About the Generals: 

Washington & Lee was the unanimous selection to win the ODAC this season, garnering all 10 first place votes from opposing coaches.

W&L was picked fourth in the south region by the ITA.

Last season's ODAC champion, Washington and Lee welcomes back six all-conference standouts from 2014, including five from the All-ODAC First Team.  

The Generals have won both matches this season 9-0, topping Methodist and Virginia Wesleyan.