MARS HILL, N.C. - The Mars Hill men's tennis team (1-2) shutout Montreat (0-1) by a score of 7-0 Monday afternoon inside the Hart Tennis Complex.
The Lions won two of the three doubles contests, picking up the point to head into singles play up 1-0. The momentum carried over to singles play as the Lions swept the Cavaliers with only two matches going into a third set. Rodrigo Ramos and Faris Hadzisadikovic both dropped their first sets, but were able to rally and take two in a row.
Mars Hill returns to the courts on Sunday, October 6 when they take to road to square off against Lees-McRae. First serve is scheduled for 1 p.m.
1. Rodrigo Ramos (MHUM) def. Nicolas L. Sanchez (MONM) 2-6, 6-2, 10-3
2. Fernando Neto (MHUM) def. Jacob Summerville (MONM) 6-3, 6-4
3. Faris Hadzisadikovic (MHUM) def. Franco M. Garcia (MONM) 4-6, 6-4, 10-2
4. Leo Bernardes (MHUM) def. James Kirkham (MONM) 6-2, 6-3
5. Kyrel Trim (MHUM) def. Enrique Smalley (MONM) 6-2, 6-3
6. Tom Farman (MHUM) def. Jovan Slijepcevic (MONM) 6-2, 6-2
1. Franco M. Garcia/Jacob Summerville (MONM) def. Rodrigo Ramos/Faris Hadzisadikovic (MHUM) 6-3
2. Fernando Neto/Leo Bernardes (MHUM) def. Grayson Chumley/Nicolas L. Sanchez (MONM) 6-3
3. Kyrel Trim/Tom Farman (MHUM) def. James Kirkham/Jovan Slijepcevic (MONM) 6-2
Mars Hill 1-2