Men’s Tennis Final – Roanoke 6, Guilford 3

SALEM, Va. – James Lee pulled out a three-set comeback win over Clayton Hamilton and helped Roanoke College past visiting Guilford College Monday in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) match, 6-3. Lee downed the Guilford sophomore at second singles, 6-7, 7-5, 6-4, and teamed with Jon Roy for an 8-5 win over Hamilton and Tyler Mercier at first doubles.

Alex Lyons captured the third singles match for Roanoke (6-5, 6-3 ODAC), besting Guilford’s Charlie Smith, 6-0, 6-2. Lyons and Chris Migilarese downed Smith and Mark Cheong at second doubles, 8-6.

Ben Nelson won at fifth singles and teamed with Jody Cox for a third doubles win for Guilford (7-8, 4-4 ODAC).

The Quakers close the regular season Tuesday (4/12) at Hampden-Sydney College in a match rescheduled from Mar. 28.

Tennis Match Results
Guilford vs Roanoke
Apr 11, 2011 at Salem, Va.

Roanoke 6, Guilford 3

Singles competition
1. Tyler Mercier (GC) def. Jon Roy (RC) 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
2. James Lee (RC) def. Clayton Hamilton (GC) 6-7, 7-5, 6-4
3. Alex Lyons (RC) def. Charlie Smith (GC) 6-0, 6-2
4. Charlie Graves (RC) def. Mark Cheong (GC) 6-2, 7-5
5. Ben Nelson (GC) def. Chris Migliarese (RC) 6-2, 7-6
6. Greg Migliarese (RC) def. Brandon Johnson (GC) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Jon Roy/James Lee (RC) def. Clayton Hamilton/Tyler Mercier (GC) 8-5
2. Chris Migliarese/Alex Lyons (RC) def. Charlie Smith/Mark Cheong (GC) 8-6
3. Jody Cox/Ben Nelson (GC) def. Charlie Graves/Greg Migliarese (RC) 8-4

Match Notes:
Guilford 7-8, 4-4 ODAC
Roanoke 6-5, 6-3 ODAC
Old Dominion Athletic Conference match
T-3:45 A-25