The Lees-McRae College Bobcats tennis team earned their seventh win in the past nine games, taking down Erskine College 7-2 in Carolinas-Virginia Athletic Conference action Friday afternoon. The Bobcats improve to 11-8 overall and even their CVAC record at 4-4.
After sweeping the doubles matches, the Bobcats cruised into singles play with a 3-0 lead. After dropping the first game 3-6, Shean Sumner won game two 6-3 and led 3-0 in the deciding game when Guillerme Rebello was forced to retire. In the number two singles match, Alex Mojski, (pictured top left), easily handled Caleb Barnes 6-0, 6-1 to clinch the victory for the Bobcats.
The Bobcats will finish their season this weekend, traveling to Division I Elon University. Matches are set to begin Saturday morning at 11:00am.
1. Shean Sumner def. Guillerme Rebello 3-6, 6-3, 3-0 (ret.)
2. Alek Mojski def. Caleb Barnes 6-0, 6-1 LMC
3. Ricardo Velazquez def. Ben Taylor 7-5, 6-4 LMC
4. Romulus Teague def. Simeon Harrar 6-4, 6-3 LMC
5. Ryan Miller def. Blair Propert 6-1, 3-6, 6-4 EC
6. Jacob Gregory def. Charley Whiteley 6-2, 3-6, 7-5 EC