Crusaders shutout by Lander

Crusaders shutout by Lander
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Crusaders shutout by Lander

Greenwood, S.C. – North Greenville men’s tennis dropped a non-conference game to Lander University on Tuesday 9-0.

Lander swept through singles with a et of 8-4 victories over the Crusaders. The Bearcats took a 3-0 lead over NGU heading into the singles play.

The Bearcats continued the strong play in the singles portion taking the first two sets to clinch the win. Austin Schlarb fell 6-2/11-6 while Alejandro de la Torre dropped a 6-2/6-1 decision. Edundo Torres also fell in his singles play match 6-0/6-2.

The Bearcats finished up the sweep with wins over Gomez (6-2/6-7/9-11) Dion Nijbor (6-2/7-5), and Sjors van Eck (6-2/7-6).

The Crusaders fell to 9-13 on the season after Tuesday’s loss. NGU will travel to Greeneville, Tennessee on April 4th for a 1pm first serve.