Guthrie won three singles matches to open the region championship, including a straight-sets victory over No. 49 nationally-ranked Justin Shane of Virginia in the round of 16. The Tribe junior suffered a 6-3, 6-0 defeat at the hands of No. 9-seeded Andreas Bjerrehus of Virginia Tech on Monday. Guthrie fell to 6-4 on the year with the quarterfinal loss, but finished the Atlantic Region Championship at 3-1.
The Tribe will close out the fall season when it hosts the Tribe Invitational, Nov. 9-11, at the McCormack-Nagelsen Tennis Center. Joining W&M at the three-day event will be Old Dominion, Harvard and Notre Dame.
W&M Results from the ITA Atlantic Region Championships
Main Singles Draw Quarterfinals
#9 Andreas Bjerrehus (Va. Tech) def. #17-32 Ben Guthrie (W&M) - 6-3, 6-0