W&L TENNIS TEAMS NATIONALLY-RANKED FOLLOWING FALL
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee men's and women's
tennis teams are both ranked among the nation's Top-10 in the ITA Division
III rankings following the conclusion of the 2004 fall season. The women
sit in the No. 3 position while the men stand in the No. 10 spot.
The women's team is also ranked second in the Atlantic South
region while having three individuals among the Top-10 players in the
region. Senior Lindsay Hagerman (Wichita Falls, Texas/Highland Park) is
ranked No. 1, sophomore Kristen McClung (Charleston, W.Va./Charleston
Catholic) is No. 4, and sophomore Ginny Wortham (Richmond, Va./Collegiate)
is No. 10. Hagerman and senior Lora Farris (Dallas, Texas/Highland Park)
are the second-ranked team in doubles while the duo of McClung and Wortham
are No. 7.
The men's team has two players ranked in the Top-25 among
all Division III players. Junior David Shay (Martinez, Ga./Augusta Prep)
is ranked No. 20 and senior Paul McClure (Memphis, Tenn./Memphis University
School) is No. 25.
The W&L men's tennis team opens up its spring season
at Furman on Sat., Feb. 5, while the women's team begins its spring season
at home against Lynchburg on Thu., Feb. 24.
ITA Division III Women's Tennis National Rankings
ITA Division III Men's Tennis Nationals Rankings
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