ORLANDO, Fla. -- Hampden-Sydney College dropped a 9-0 non-conference tennis decision to nationally-ranked No. 14 Case Western Reserve (Ohio) University on Monday in Orlando, Florida. The Tigers are now 1-3 overall, remaining 1-0 in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.
CWRU, ranked 14th in the latest Oracle/ ITA Division III Men's National Team Rankings, swept all three matches in doubles, before taking the six matches in singles, as well. Junior Matthew Moody/Raleigh, N.C. and sophomore William Driskill/Middleburg fell at No. 1, 4-8. Juniors Michael Moody/Raleigh, N.C. and Grayson Burns/Waynesboro fell at No. 2, 7-8 (0-7). Junior Clark Cummings/Norfolk and freshman Tyler Brice/Rocky Mount, N.C. fell at No. 3, 3-8.
In singles, Matthew Moody fell at No. 1 by scores of 5-7, 1-6. Michael Moody fell at No. 2 by scores of 1-6, 2-6. Driskill fell at No. 3 by scores of 1-6, 0-6. Burns fell at No. 4 by scores of 0-6, 1-6. Brice fell at No. 5 by scores of 0-6, 2-6. Sophomore Andrew Donelson/McLean fell at No. 6 by scores of 0-6, 0-6.
H-SC continues its Spring Break trip in Florida with another match today (Monday, March 11) against Dickinson (Pa.) College at 6 p.m.