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Mars Hill sweeps UVa-Wise

Mars Hill sweeps UVa-Wise

MARS HILL, N.C. - The Mars Hill men's tennis team (1-1) came away with a 7-0 result over UVa-Wise (0-2) Saturday morning at the Hart Tennis Complex to pick up their first win of the season.

The Lions dominated the Cavaliers, winning every singles' contest and in the five matches, allowing only six games to be won by UVa-Wise.  Ben Reid, Fernando Neto and Pedro Pinassi each won their matches in straight sets by scores of 6-0, 6-0.  

Mars Hill opened the contest by winning both doubles matches.  The team of Reid and Ramos won 6-1 while Neto and Kyrel Trim swept their opponents, 6-0.

The Lions return to the courts on Saturday, September 29 when they host Lees-McRae at the Hart Tennis Complex.  First serve is set for 12 p.m.

Singles competition

1. Ben Reid (MHUM) def. Coleton Burke (UVAW-M) 6-0, 6-0
2. Rodrigo Ramos (MHUM) def. Dominic Hoffman (UVAW-M) 6-1, 6-0
3. Fernando Neto (MHUM) def. Luke Jarnigan (UVAW-M) 6-0, 6-0
4. Pedro Pinassi (MHUM) def. John Hamilton (UVAW-M) 6-0, 6-0
5. Tom Farman (MHUM) def. Daniel Laughlin (UVAW-M) 6-3, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. Ben Reid/Rodrigo Ramos (MHUM) def. Coleton Burke/Luke Jarnigan (UVAW-M) 6-1
2. Fernando Neto/Kyrel Trim (MHUM) def. Dominic Hoffman/John Hamilton (UVAW-M) 6-0

Match Notes:
UVa-Wise 0-2
Mars Hill 1-1

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