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Hampden-Sydney Places Six On 2019 All-ODAC Men's Tennis Teams

All-ODAC Tennis
All-ODAC Tennis

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. -- Hampden-Sydney College placed six student-athletes on the 2019 All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference Men's Tennis Teams, including junior Clark Cummings/Norfolk and freshman Tyler Brice/Rocky Mount, N.C. as First Team All-ODAC selections in both singles and doubles, along with junior brothers Matthew Moody/Raleigh, N.C. and Michael Moody/Raleigh, N.C. as First Team All-ODAC choices in doubles.

In addition, junior Grayson Burns/Waynesboro and sophomore William Driskill/Middleburg were each Second Team All-ODAC selections in both singles and doubles.

Cummings was recognized at No. 5 singles, posting an overall record of 12-4, including 8-1 in the ODAC.

Brice was recognized at No. 6 singles, posting an overall record of 10-10, including 9-1 in the ODAC.

Cummings and Brice combined at No. 3 doubles for an overall record of 14-5, including 9-1 in the ODAC.

Matthew Moody and Michael Moody were recognized at No. 1 doubles, and combined for an overall record of 12-4, including 9-1 in the ODAC.

Driskill was recognized at No. 3 singles, posting an overall record of 12-11, including 9-2 in the ODAC.

Burns was recognized at No. 4 singles, posting an overall record of 8-11, including 7-3 in the ODAC.

Driskill and Burns combined at No. 2 doubles for an overall record of 10-6, including 9-1 in the ODAC.

H-SC completed its first campaign under the guidance of first-year head coach Byron Balkin, who led the program to 10 wins over their final 12 contests while making a second consecutive appearance in the ODAC Tournament Championship.  The Tigers were 10-1 against ODAC competition this spring, and have no seniors among their nine-member team roster.

The complete 2019 All-ODAC Men's Tennis Teams and special award winners are listed below, as announced today by the conference office.

2019 ALL-ODAC MEN'S TENNIS AWARDS
ODAC Player of the Year: Canon Secord | Fr. | Bridgewater College
ODAC Coach of the Year: Marty Perry | Virginia Wesleyan University
ODAC Rookie of the Year: Canon Secord | Fr. | Bridgewater College
ODAC/Va. Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete: Mitchell Thomas | Jr. | Washington and Lee University

ALL-ODAC FIRST TEAM
#1 Singles: Paul Gladstone | Virginia Wesleyan University
#1 Singles: Canon Secord | Bridgewater College
#2 Singles: Elijah Gregory | Guilford College
#2 Singles: Timothy Tep | Virginia Wesleyan University
#3 Singles: Bobby Neuner | Washington and Lee University
#4 Singles: Nick Gunther | Virginia Wesleyan University
#5 Singles: Clark Cummings | Hampden-Sydney College
#6 Singles: Tyler Brice | Hampden-Sydney College
#1 Doubles: Matthew Moody/Michael Moody | Hampden-Sydney College
#1 Doubles: Bobby Neuner/Mitchell Thomas | Washington and Lee University
#2 Doubles: Harry Shepherd/Noah Tapp | Washington and Lee University
#3 Doubles: Tyler Brice/Clark Cummings | Hampden-Sydney College
   
ALL-ODAC SECOND TEAM
#1 Singles: Grant Sarver | Randolph-Macon College
#1 Singles: Harry Shepherd | Washington and Lee University
#2 Singles: Mitchell Thomas | Washington and Lee University
#3 Singles: William Driskill | Hampden-Sydney College
#4 Singles: Grayson Burns | Hampden-Sydney College
#5 Singles: Anthony Wilson | Virginia Wesleyan University
#6 Singles: Jack Johnson | Washington and Lee University
#1 Doubles: Matthew Gordon/Canon Secord | Bridgewater College
#1 Doubles: Elijah Gregory/Mason Robb | Guilford College
#2 Doubles: Grayson Burns/William Driskill | Hampden-Sydney College
#3 Doubles: Timothy Tep/Anthony Wilson | Virginia Wesleyan University