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Lewis Wins at No. 6 Singles as R-MC Falls to W&L

Lewis Wins at No. 6 Singles as R-MC Falls to W&L

ASHLAND, Va. – Junior Tom Lewis (Charlottesville, Va./Western Albemarle) pulled out a win at No. 6 singles as the Randolph-Macon men's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision to Washington and Lee at the Banks Tennis Center.

Lewis lost 6-4 in the first set, but rebounded to take the second 6-3 and win the third-set tie-breaker 10-5.

Three other singles matches went to third-set tie-breakers: senior Ira Usry (Columbia, S.C./Hammond) at No. 3, junior John Adam (Vienna, Va./James Madison) at No. 4 and sophomore Alex Curnow (Culpeper, Va./Midlothian) at No. 5.

Randolph-Macon travels to Harford Community College on Friday, March 13.


1 Will Bannister/Jordan Krasner (W&L) def. Ryan Byrd/Ira Usry (R-MC) 8-2

2 Sam Borowsky/Michael Holt (W&L) def. Connor Hoerr/John Adams 8-1

3 Robert Conley/Nathan Frank (W&L) def. Baxter Carter/Tom Lewis 9-7


1 Krasner (W&L) def. Byrd (R-MC) 6-0, 6-0

2 Holt (W&L) def. Hoerr (R-MC) 6-0, 6-1

3 Bannister (W&L) def. Usry (R-MC) 6-3, 4-6, 10-7

4 Borowsky (W&L) def. Adam (R-MC) 6-3, 3-6, 10-4)

5 Conley (W&L) def. Curnow (R-MC) 6-3, 7-6 (5), 10-8

6 Lewis (R-MC) def. Frank (W&L) 4-6, 6-3, 10-5