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Emory & Henry Men's Tennis Defeats Johnson, 7-2, Tuesday Afternoon

Grayson McCarty stands at the net during doubles play.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The Emory & Henry College Men's Tennis Team (2-1) picked up a 7-2 win over Johnson University (1-2) Tuesday afternoon in non-conference action.

The Basics
FINAL SCORE - Emory & Henry 7, Johnson 2
LOCATION - Knoxville, Tennessee
VENUE - Johnson University Tennis Courts
RECORDS - Emory & Henry (2-1, 0-1 ODAC); Johnson (1-2)

How It Happened
Emory & Henry opened up a 3-0 lead through the doubles portion of the match and cruised to the team victory with wins at No. 1 and No. 2 singles. The Wasps also picked up matches at No. 4 and No. 5 singles.

Sophomore Archer Marlow (Oak Ridge, Tenn.) dropped just one game on the afternoon as he and senior Cooper Garrett (Gate City, Va.) won, 8-0, at No. 2 doubles and Marlow followed that up with a - 6-0, 6-1 - win at No. 2 singles. Senior Grayson McCarty (Marion, Va.) and freshman Adam Terry (Bristol, Va.) also claimed an 8-0 win at No. 3 doubles and dropped just one game each at No. 5 and No. 4 singles, respectively.

The Results

Singles competition
1. Brandon McGuire (E&HM) def. Malachi Carr (JU) 6-2, 6-0
2. Archer Marlow (E&HM) def. Riley Reinhardt (JU) 6-0, 6-1
3. Steven Damon (JU) def. Dalton Shipley (E&HM) 1-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-5)
4. Adam Terry (E&HM) def. Daniel Overod (JU) 6-0, 6-1
5. Grayson McCarty (E&HM) def. Cade Crowe (JU) 6-1, 6-0
6. Joe Tempest (JU) def. Henry Quesenberry (E&HM) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Brandon McGuire/Adam Terry (E&HM) def. Steven Damon/Daniel Overod (JU) 8-1
2. Archer Marlow/Cooper Garrett (E&HM) def. Malachi Carr/Cade Crowe (JU) 8-0
3. Dalton Shipley/Grayson McCarty (E&HM) def. Riley Reinhardt/Joe Tempest (JU) 8-0

Up Next
Emory & Henry will close out the fall portion of its season on Saturday when it plays a men's only match at Brevard College. First serve will be at 1:00 p.m.