Junior tennis player Jake Sandler is this week's Shoreman of the Week. Sandler won in both singles and doubles during the Shoremen's 5-3 Centennial Conference Tournament first-round match loss at Franklin & Marshall Tuesday.
The Washington College Athletics Department held its annual athletic awards ceremony tonight, honoring the top student-athletes for the 2017-18 academic year. Team Most Valuable Players and Most Improved Players were named, and several special departmental awards were presented as well. A list of the awards follows.
Host Franklin & Marshall swept visiting Washington College, 9-0, in the men’s tennis regular-season finale for both schools today. With the win, the Diplomats earned hosting rights for Tuesday’s Centennial Conference Tournament first round match - which will be a rematch against the Shoremen.
The host Salisbury University men’s tennis team defeated Eastern Shore rival Washington College, 8-1, in a non-conference match this afternoon. The Sea Gulls improved to 16-5 with the win, while the Shoremen dropped to 7-8 with the loss. Due to weather concerns, singles was played prior to doubles.
The visiting Johns Hopkins University men’s tennis team, currently ranked 23rd in Division III and seventh in the Atlantic South region, topped hosted Washington College, 9-0, in a Centennial Conference match today.
The host Washington College men’s tennis team clinched a spot in the Centennnial Conference Tournament with a 7-2 win over visiting Gettysburg today at Schottland Tennis Center. The Shoremen trailed, 2-1, after doubles, but won all six singles matches in the victory.
The Washington College men’s tennis team rallied after losing all three doubles matches to win all six singles matches en route to a key 6-3 Centennial Conference win over host Ursinus this afternoon. The Shoremen improved to 6-6 overall and 4-2 in conference matches, while the Bears fell to 10-6 and 4-4. The Shoremen are now just one win away from clinching a spot in the Centennial Conference Tournament.
The men's tennis match between host Salisbury University and visiting Washington College that was originally scheduled for March 30th, but was postponed, has now been rescheduled for April 25th at 4:00 p.m.
The Washington College men’s tennis team picked up a key Centennial Conference win over host Dickinson College this afternoon, topping the Red Devils, 6-3. The Shoremen improved to 5-6 overall and 3-2 in conference play with the win, while the Red Devils fell to 7-7 and 1-5.
The Swarthmore College men’s tennis team, ranked fifth in the Atlantic South region and 21st in all of Division III, stayed undefeated in Centennial Conference play with a 9-0 win over host Washington College this afternoon at Schottland Tennis Center.
Friday's men's tennis match between host Salisbury University and visiting Washington College has been postponed with a make-up date to be announced. The women's match at Salisbury between the same two schools will take place, now with an 11:30 a.m. start time (was 12:00 p.m.).
Case Western Reserve, ranked 15th in Division III and fourth in the Central Region, topped Washington College, 9-0, in a non-conference men’s tennis match played in Newport News, Va., today. The Spartans improved to 3-3 overall with the win, while the Shoremen took the loss in their first dual match of the season.
Last spring was a bounce-back season for the Washington College men’s tennis team, who returned to the Centennial Conference Tournament as the fourth seed after missing out on the postseason the previous two years. This spring, the Shoremen will look to continue that momentum under first-year head coach Oliver Reynolds.