BRISTOL, Tenn. - The Emory & Henry College Men's Tennis Team (9-6, 3-6 ODAC) kept its postseason hopes alive on Saturday afternoon with a 6-1 victory over Ferrum College (3-12, 1-8 ODAC) in Old Dominion Athletic Conference play. The match also served as Senior Day for the Wasps, who honored senior Andrew McClung (Roanoke, Va.) prior to the start of competition.
FINAL SCORE - Emory & Henry 6, Ferrum 1
LOCATION - Bristol, Tennessee
VENUE - Bristol Racquet & Fitness Center
RECORDS - Emory & Henry (9-6, 3-6 ODAC); Ferrum (3-12, 1-8 ODAC)
How It Happened
The Wasps got out to a 3-0 lead after the doubles portion of the match. Junior Cooper Garrett (Gate City, Va.) and freshman Archer Marlow (Oak Ridge, Tenn.) led the way with an 8-1 victory at No. 2.
In singles action, Marlow earned a 6-1, 6-1 win at the second flight while freshman Brandon McGuire (Christiansburg, Va.) won, 6-2, 6-1, at No. 1. McClung closed out the afternoon with a 6-3, 6-3 win at No. 6.
|Singles||Emory & Henry||Ferrum
|No. 1||Brandon McGuire||Riley Kern||E&H - 6-2, 6-1|
|No. 2||Archer Marlow||Marshall Ownby||E&H - 6-1, 6-1|
|No. 3||Dalton Shipley||Patrick Marsh||FC - 7-5, 6-4|
|No. 4||Grayson McCarty||David Bishop||no result|
|No. 5||Cooper Garrett||Jacob Glass||no result|
|No. 6||Andrew McClung||Houston Murphy||E&H - 6-3, 6-3|
|No. 1||McCarty/Shipley||Kern/Murphy||E&H - 8-4|
|No. 2||Marlow/Garrett||Glass/Marsh||E&H - 8-1|
|No. 3||McClung/McGuire||Ownby/Bishop||E&H - 8-4|
|Final Score||Emory & Henry
Emory & Henry will visit Bridgewater College next Saturday for an ODAC match at 3:00 p.m.