Tribe Club
Men's Tennis Wraps Up UVa Fall Classic
Updated: Saturday 10/07/2012 (ET)
by TribeAthletics.com
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Charlottesville, Va. - The William and Mary men's tennis team closed out play at the 11th annual UVa Fall Classic on Sunday. Junior John Banks fell in the championship of the Red Singles Flight while senior Anton Andersson and sophomores Aaron Chaffee and Will Juggins both recorded consolation victories on the final day of competition.

After winning his opening three matches, including a pair in three sets, Banks saw his hot streak come to an end at the hands of Virginia's Mitchell Polnet in the championship of the Red Singles Flight. The Cavalier player downed Banks, 6-2, 6-2.

Andersson wrapped up a successful weekend in his first competition of the fall, going 3-1 at the UVa Fall Classic. The Tribe senior defeated George Washington's Leo Lapentti to take third place in the Blue Singles Flight.

Chaffee ran his win streak to three straight with a straight-sets victory in to win the consolation side of the Red Singles Flight. He also closed out the UVa Classic at 3-1, following a 6-4, 6-4 triumph over James Madison's Rob Stirling.

Juggins won his second straight match and upped his overall mark to 3-2 on the year with a victory in the fifth-place match of the Orange Singles Flight. The Tribe sophomore upended Richmond's Aaron Wicker, 6-4, 6-2, to finish the UVa Fall Classic at 3-1.

W&M returns to action when it travels back to Charlottesville to take part in the ITA Altantic Regional, Oct. 18-22. Tribe senior Jamie Whiteford is the defending singles champion at the event.

W&M Results from the UVa Fall Classic
Blue Singles Draw
Third-Place Match
Anton Andersson (W&M) def. Leo Lapentti (George Washington) - 6-3, 7-5

Red Singles Draw
Final
Mitchell Polnet (Virginia) def. John Banks (W&M) - 6-2, 6-2

Ninth-Place Match
Aaron Chaffee (W&M) def. Rob Stirling (James Madison) - 6-4, 6-4

Orange Singles Draw
Fifth-Place Match
Will Juggins (W&M) def. Aaron Wicker (Richmond) - 6-4, 6-2










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