Men's Tennis

Barton picks up a 9-0 win over the Bobcats Sunday afternoon

Barton picks up a 9-0 win over the Bobcats Sunday afternoon

Photo Courtesy of Barton Sports Information 

WILSON, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision on the road at Barton Sunday afternoon. The loss moves Lees-McRae's record to 1-11 overall and 0-5 in league matches.  

The best performance by LMC on the day came from its No. 3 doubles position. The duo of Thomas Deeley and Cole Douglas-Fields were edged out in the contest by an 8-7 final score. Deeley and Douglas-Fields fell in the tie-breaker by a score of 7-2.

A complete list of Sunday's results are listed below.

Singles competition

1. Jake McCartney (BARTON) def. Gabriel Muniz (LMC) 6-4, 2-0 (retired)

2. Yaxi Pintado (BARTON) def. Sebastian Zuhr (LMC) 6-1, 6-0

3. Rory Gaydon (BARTON) def. Brandon Caldwell (LMC) 6-1, 6-1

4. Ermanno Galimberti (BARTON) def. Cole Douglas-Fields (LMC) 6-2, 6-2

5. Jesus Gil (BARTON) def. Thomas Deeley (LMC) 7-5, 6-1

6. Alexandre Alves (BARTON) def. Grant Miller (LMC) 6-0, 6-0


Doubles competition

1. Jake McCartney/Yaxi Pintado (BARTON) def. Gabriel Muniz/Sebastian Zuhr (LMC) 8-3

2. Rory Gaydon/Jesus Gil (BARTON) def. Brandon Caldwell/Grant Miller (LMC) 8-0

3. Ermanno Galimberti/McKennon Griffin (BARTON) def. Thomas Deeley/Cole Douglas-Fields (LMC) 8-7 (7-2)

LMC will return to action April 5 when it travels to Erskine for another Conference Carolinas contest. First serve is set for 2 p.m.

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