North Greenville blanks Brevard for first win of 2016
Thursday, March 17, 2016
North Greenville blanks Brevard for first win of 2016

Tigerville, S.C. - North Greenville won its first match of 2016 today with a 9-0 sweep of Brevard College.

The Crusaders earned a 3-0 lead after wins of 9-7 and 8-4 along with a forfeit in doubles. Jose Gomez and Marcello Yshikawa got things started with their tandem victory while Sjors van Eck and Alejandro de la Torre made the score 2-0 in favor of the Crusaders.

van Eck got things started in the singles matches as he earned a 6-1/6-1 win to extend NGU's win to 4-0. Sergio Araujo won his singles match 7-6/6-4 while Jose Gomez earned the deciding win with a 6-1/6-4 victory. de la Torre earned a 6-2/6-1 win while Torres wrapped up the day with a 6-1/6-1 victory.

The Crusaders will host Lees-McRae tomorrow afternoon at Vance Tennis Complex. First serve is scheduled for 2pm.