Men’s Tennis Takes Win Streak to Four with 8-1 Win

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team reeled off their fourth consecutive win in an 8-1 decision over the Barton College Bulldogs Tuesday afternoon.

For the first time this season, the Bobcats won all three doubles points and took an early 3-0 lead heading into the singles competition.

In singles, Lees-McRae won five of the six singles matches with all five of those wins coming in two sets.

The Bobcats will travel to Erskine Thursday for their next match.

Doubles

1. Vanhoy/ Karnendal (LMC) def. Salinas/ Peron (BC), 8-2

2. Solymosi/ Grove (LMC) def Grobel/ Stefani (BC), 8-3

3. Sumner/ Zivkovic (LMC) def Desilets/ Jackman BC, 8-0

Singles

1. C.Grobel (BC) def. N. Solymosi (LMC), 7-5 1-6 10-7

2. S. Sumner (LMC) def. L. Peron (BC), 6-0 6-0

3. T. Vanhoy (LMC) def. P. Desiltes (BC), 6-1 2-0 (Ret)

4. M. Zivkovic (LMC) def. D. Salinas (BC), 6-1 6-4

5. S. Karendale (LMC) def. E. Stefani (BC), 6-0 6-1

6. T. Grove (LMC) def. M. Jackman (BC), 7-5 7-6 (1)