North Greenville Bested by Nationally Ranked Pioneers
Thursday, February 25, 2016
North Greenville Bested by Nationally Ranked Pioneers

Tigerville, S.C. - North Greenville men's tennis fell to 49th ranked Tusculum College on Thursday 7-2 at Vance Tennis Complex.

NGU's two wins Friday afternoon came in singles play as Sjors van Eck defeated Tim Stierle 6-1/6-3 while Sergio Araujo bested Eduardo Munoz 7-6/7-6. In other singles matches, Jose Gomez fell to Jonas Inkelmann 6-4/6-0, Alejandro de la Torre fell to Tashique Kader 6-2/6-1, Marcelo Yshikawa lost to Leon Seiz 6-4/10-3, and Edmundo Torres dropped a 6-0/6-2 decision to Toby de Lkerk.

The Pioneers swept double's play with a pair of 8-2 scores over teams of van Eck/Torre and Gomez/Yshikawa while Araujo and Torres dropped an 8-4 decision.

The Crusaders will be back in action on March 2nd at 2pm against Young Harris at Vance Tennis Complex.