Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Asheville, N.C.—The NGU Men's Tennis team fell to 5-6 on the season today after dropping a non-conference match with UNC Asheville 7-0.

The Bulldogs wasted little time taking a 1-0 advantage, sweeping through doubles play. The Bulldogs took all three matches and won the doubles point with wins of 8-2, 8-2, and 8-1 over the teams of Araujo/Gomez, van Eck/Yshikawa, and Robles/Torre.

NGU didn't fare any better in the singles portion of Tuesday's match as the Bulldogs swept NGU to take the 7-0 win. Sjors van Eck lost his singles game 6-3/6-1 while Sergio Araujo dropped 6-3/6-4 decision. North Greenville's Jose Gomez and Santiago Robles both fell 6-0/7-5 and 6-2/6-0. Alejandro de la Torre fell 6-0/6-1 while Marcelo Yshikawa lost 6-1/6-4.

North Greenville will take on Pfeiffer University on march 27th at 2pm in Misenheimer, North Carolina.