Men’s Tennis falls on the road to North Greenville, 8-1

Men’s Tennis falls on the road to North Greenville, 8-1

Photo Courtesy of Deana Acklin

TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team dropped an 8-1 decision on the road in Conference Carolinas Saturday at North Greenville. The loss moves Lees-McRae's record to 1-9 overall and 0-5 in conference play.

LMC's lone point of Saturday's match came in doubles action. The senior duo of Gabriel Muniz and Sebastian Zuhr defeated NGU's doubles tandem of Dion Nijoer and Giacomo Garini by a score of 8-7. The win boosts the duo's record to 3-7 on the 2018 season.

The rest of Saturday's results can be found below.

Singles competition

1. Dion Nijboer (NGU) def. Gabriel Muniz (LMC-M) 6-3, 6-1

2. William Greaves (NGU) def. Sebastian Zuhr (LMC-M) 6-2, 6-2

3. Alejandro dela Torre (NGU) def. Matt Meluch (LMC-M) 6-3, 6-3

4. Yannis Moulod (NGU) def. Rusty Batten (LMC-M) 6-2, 7-6

5. Pierre-Oliver Bedard (NGU) def. Brandon Caldwell (LMC-M) 6-0, 6-2

6. Giacomo Garini (NGU) def. Colton Porter (LMC-M) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition

1. Gabriel Muniz/Sebastian Zuhr (LMC-M) def. Dion Nijboer/Giacomo Garini (NGU) 8-7 (7-3)

2. William Greaves/Pierre-Oliver Bedard (NGU) def. Matt Meluch/Rusty Batten (LMC-M) 8-4

3. Alejandro dela Torre/Yannis Moulod (NGU) def. Brandon Caldwell/Colton Porter (LMC-M) 8-2

The Bobcats will return to action Wednesday when they host Bluefield College in a neutral site match at indoor courts in Bristol, Tennessee. Start time for that match is set for 6 p.m.

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