September 29, 2009

Knights Fall to Emory and Henry

EMORY, Va. – Philip Whitley and Hunter Horsley picked up singles victories as Southern Virginia men’s tennis fell 7-2 to Emory and Henry on Monday. The Knights are now 2-2 on the year.

Whiteley played fourth singles for the first time after playing fifth singles in the first three matches. He defeated William Garrison 6-4, 6-0 to improve to 2-2 on the year.

Horsley earned his first singles victory with a 6-2, 5-7, 10-6 win over Chris Wojtera.

The Knights will return to action on Friday at Concord at 4 p.m.

Singles competition
1. Blevins (EH) def. Vlassek (SVU) 6-4, 6-0
2. Wintringham (EH) def. Nielsen (SVU) 6-3, 6-0
3. McCall (EH) def. Chacon (SVU) 6-0, 6-1
4. Whiteley (SVU) def. Garrison (EH) 6-4, 6-0
5. Davis (EH) def. Davis (SVU) 6-2, 6-3
6. Horsley (SVU) def. Wojtera (EH) 6-2, 5-7, 10-6

Doubles competition
1. Blevins/Wintringham (EH) def. Vlassek/Nielsen (SVU) 8-2
2. McCall/Rogers (EH) def. Chacon/Taylor (SVU) 8-4
3. Garrison/Wojtera (EH) def. Whiteley/Davis (SVU) 8-4