Date: June 21, 2007
Contact: Brian Laubscher (540) 458-8676
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THREE GENERALS NAMED TO ALL-STATE MEN'S TENNIS TEAM
LEXINGTON, Va. -- Washington and Lee placed three players on the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID) College Division All-State Men's Tennis team, which was announced on Wednesday evening. Additionally, Head Coach David Detwiler was named the VaSID College Division Coach of the Year.
Juniors Tim Ross (Malvern, Pa./Conestoga) and Nat Estes (Charleston, S.C./Porter-Gaud) were named to the first team, while junior Seth Feibelman (Richmond, Va./Douglas Freeman) was selected to the second team.
Ross was a First Team All-ODAC selection in both singles and doubles after posting a 14-11 record at No. 1 singles and a 17-7 record while playing primarily No. 1 doubles.
Estes also garnered First Team All-ODAC recognition in singles and doubles after logging a 15-6 record at No. 2 singles and a 13-6 mark at No. 1 doubles.
Feibelman received First Team All-ODAC honors at No. 4 singles after posting a 19-5 overall record. He also notched a 15-3 record while playing a number of singles positions.
Detwiler was selected the Coach of the Year after garnering ODAC Coach of the Year and Atlantic South Region Coach of the Year accolades. He guided the Generals to a school-record 20 wins (20-3), their 12th-straight ODAC Championship and their seventh-straight NCAA Tournament berth. Detwiler has led W&L to a 106-41 (.721) overall record during his seven seasons.
Mary Washington's John James was tabbed the Player of the Year and Hampden-Sydney's William Moss was chosen as the Rookie of the Year.
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