Clinton, S.C.-- The NGU Men's Tennis Team dropped its sixth consecutive match on Friday night after a 7-0 loss to Division I Presbyterian College.
The Crusaders were overwhlemed by the Bluehose who swept through double's play to take a 1-0 lead over NGU. Jose Gomez and Sergio Araujo fell 8-1 in the first doubles match of the day while Sjors van Eck and Marcelo Yshikawa lost 8-4. Presbyterian wrapped up the sweep with an 8-2 win over Santiago Robles and Alejandro de la Torre.
The Crusaders continued to struggle in singles play as the Hose wrapped up the non-conference win. PC took the first two singles matches with scores of 6-2/6-2 and 6-3/6-1 to take a 3-0 lead. The Bluehose took the win witha 6-3/6-1 in the third singles match.
The Crusaders to 7-12 on the season with two more matches left in the regular season. NGU will host Limestone College on April 14th at 3pm at the Vance Tennis Complex.
1. BEJAR, Alejandro (PCM) def. Sjors van Eck (NGU) 6-2, 6-3
2. ROBERTS, Joel (PCM) def. Sergio Filho (NGU) 6-3, 6-4
3. MILLS, Brandon (PCM) def. Jose Gomez (NGU) 6-4, 6-1
4. MANZANAS, Diego (PCM) def. Santiago Robles (NGU) 6-1, 6-0
5. BAIRD, Will (PCM) def. Alejandro Torre (NGU) 6-1, 6-1
6. LUCKEMEIER, Lukas (PCM) def. Edmundo Torres (NGU) 6-0, 6-1
1. BRUCE, Danny/MANZANAS, Diego (PCM) def. Jose Gomez/Sergio Filho (NGU) 8-3
2. WEAVER, Steven/MILLER, Ryan (PCM) def. Sjors van Eck/Marcel Yshikawa (NGU) 8-4
3. BAIRD, Will/LUCKEMEIER, Lukas (PCM) def. Santiago Robles/Alejandro Torre (NGU) 8-2