College Men’s Tennis Final – Guilford 9, Emory & Henry 0

Posted by Press Release on April 15, 2018 at 3:16 am under College | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Guilford College’s men’s tennis team cruised to a 9-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) win over visiting Emory & Henry College Saturday.

The Quakers’ sixth win in seven outings kept their league record perfect (5-0) and moved them to 8-3 overall. Emory & Henry dipped to 1-12 (0-7 ODAC).

Tate Godwin led Guilford’s dominance with one of three 6-0, 6-0 singles victories. The sophomore knocked off Grayson McCarty in shutout fashion at first singles. The Quakers’ Mason Robb (2nd singles) and Elijah Gregory (3rd singles) also failed to yield a game.

Robb and Gregory teamed for an 8-2 second-doubles triumph over Emory & Henry’s Cooper Garrett and Liam Davidson. Godwin and Graham Pearson made quick work of the Wasps’ McCarty and Dalton Shipley at first singles, 8-1.

Pearson, Kai Glass, and Jarad Gandy also recorded straight-set singles wins for the Quakers.

Coach Dave McCain’s Quakers host Roanoke College Tuesday (3/17) in another league contest.

Tennis Match Results
Emory & Henry vs Guilford
Apr 14, 2018 at Greensboro, NC
(McMichael Centennial Class Coutrs)
Guilford 9, Emory & Henry 0

Singles competition
1. Tate Godwin (GC) def. Grayson McCarty (EHM) 6-0, 6-0
2. Mason Robb (GC) def. Liam Davidson (EHM) 6-0, 6-0
3. Elijah Gregory (GC) def. Dalton Shipley (EHM) 6-0, 6-0
4. Graham Pearson (GC) def. Cooper Garrett (EHM) 6-0, 6-2
5. Logan Glass (GC) def. Andrew McClung (EHM) 6-2, 6-1
6. Jarad Gandy (GC) def. Taylor Hines (EHM) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Graham Pearson/Tate Godwin (GC) def. Dalton Shipley/Grayson McCarty (EHM) 8-1
2. Mason Robb/Elijah Gregory (GC) def. Cooper Garrett/Liam Davidson (EHM) 8-2
3. Logan Glass/Jarad Gandy (GC) def. Andrew McClung/Taylor Hines (EHM) 8-5

Match Notes:
Emory & Henry 1-12, 0-7 ODAC
Guilford 8-3, 5-0 ODAC
Old Dominion Athletic Conference match
T-2:45 A-40


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