Marlins cruise to 8-1 victory over LaGrange

Marlins cruise to 8-1 victory over LaGrange

LAGRANGE, Ga. - Brian Luke (Virginia Beach/First Colonial) won his fifth straight match at No. 1 singles to lead Virginia Wesleyan past LaGrange 8-1 Wednesday in a non-conference match.

The victory was the Marlins' third in their last four matches.

Luke was one of five Marlins to produce singles victories, along with No. 2 Ryan Sadinski (Cheaspeake, Va./Great Bridge), No. 3 Donnie Greathouse (Yorktown, Va./Grafton), No. 4 Griffin Graves (Middleburg, Va./Middleburg Academy) and No. 6 Darrell Fountain (Toano, Va./Lafayette). Virginia Wesleyan also swept all three doubles matches.

Virginia Wesleyan will return to action on Wednesday, March 28 at Hampden-Sydney.


Virginia Wesleyan 8, LaGrange 1


1. Briak Luke (VWC) d. Blake Craft, 6-1, 6-1

2. Ryan Sadinski (VWC) d. Alex Glass, 6-3, 7-5

3. Donnie Greathouse (VWC) d. Nate Moore, 6-2, 6-1

4. Griffin Graves (VWC) d. Steve Wendel, 9-8 (2)

5. Jeronimo Sanchez (L) d. Justin Johnson, 8-2

6. Darrell Fountain (VWC) d. Kevin Folsom, 8-0


1. Brian Luke/Ryan Sadinski (VWC) d. Blake Craft/Nate Moore, 8-3

2. Donnie Greathouse/Griffin Graves (VWC) d. Steve Wendel/Alex Glass, 8-4

3. Connor Cassidy/Darrell Fountain (VWC) d. Kevin Folsom/Jeromino Sanchez, 8-3