Lions downed by Warriors in non-conference play

Lions downed by Warriors in non-conference play

CENTRAL, S.C. - The Mars Hill men's tennis team (6-6) was defeated by a score of 5-2 to Southern Wesleyan (2-6) in non-conference action on the road Saturday afternoon.

Mars Hill dropped two of the three doubles matches to enter singles action down 1-0 to the Warriors.  Southern  Wesleyan won four of six singles matches while Kyrel Trim and Tom Farman picking up the lone Lions' victories.

The Lions return home to take on Salem International at Hart Tennis Complex on Tuesday, March 5th.  First serve is scheduled for 2 p.m.

Singles competition

1. Leonard Sanders (SWUM) def. Ben Reid (MHUM) 6-4, 7-6
2. Peter Kovats (SWUM) def. Rodrigo Ramos (MHUM) 7-5, 6-1
3. Sarvesh Maria (SWUM) def. Fernando Neto (MHUM) 7-5, 6-3
4. Joseph Olatunji (SWUM) def. Pedro Pinassi (MHUM) 3-6, 6-3, 10-3
5. Tom Farman (MHUM) def. Ben Smith (SWUM) 6-1, 6-4
6. Kyrel Trim (MHUM) def. No player (SWUM), by default

 Doubles competition

1. Peter Kovats/Leonard Sanders (SWUM) def. Rodrigo Ramos/Ben Reid (MHUM) 6-4
2. Sarvesh Maria/Joseph Olatunji (SWUM) def. Fernando Neto/Kyrel Trim (MHUM) 6-1
3. Pedro Pinassi/Tom Farman (MHUM) def. No player/No player (SWUM), by walkover
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