TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The Mars Hill men's tennis team dropped a close 5-4 decision against North Greenville to open its fall schedule on Saturday, October 01.
North Greenville 5, Mars Hill University 4
1. Carlos Suares Riesco (MHUM) def. Dion Nijbor (NGU) 7-6, 6-4
2. Alberto Ortiz (MHUM) def. Jose Gomez (NGU) 6-1, 3-1
3. Ben Reid (MHUM) def. Alex de la Torre (NGU) 6-2, 6-3
4. Edmundo Torres (NGU) def. Blake Covington (MHUM) 6-2, 6-2
5. Austin Schlarb (NGU) def. Hunter Carlton (MHUM) 6-2, 6-1
6. Lucas SIlva (NGU) def. Jimmi Schwab (MHUM) 6-2, 6-0
Match Notes: North Greenville 1-0
Mars Hill 0-1
The Lions will return to action on Saturday, October 8 as they will take part in the Brevard Tournament. Mars Hill will face Belmont Abbey before taking on host Brevard.