BANNER ELK, N.C. – Gabriel Muniz and Garrett Lakey both notched singles and doubles victories Saturday but it was not enough as the Lees-McRae College men's tennis team dropped its conference opener to Belmont Abbey, 6-3. The loss drops LMC's record to 1-6 on the season.
A complete list of the results in Saturday's match are listed below.
1. Gabriel Muniz (LMC) def. Juan Baez (Belmont Abbey): 6-4, 3-6, 10-3
2. Garrett Lakey (LMC) def. Grant Goldin (Belmont Abbey): 6-3, 7-6 (7-4)
3. James Delaney (Belmont Abbey) def. Sebastian Zuhr (LMC): 6-4, 6-2
4. George Barfoot (Belmont Abbey) def. Brandon Caldwell (LMC): 6-1, 6-0
5. Zachary Blythe (Belmont Abbey) def. Cole Douglas-Fields (LMC): 6-4, 6-4
6. Carlos Nolasco (Belmont Abbey) def. Thomas Deeley (LMC): 6-3, 6-4
Next up for the Bobcats will be a non-conference tilt at Catawba on Wednesday. The start time for that match is set for 2 p.m.