Hawks fall to 25th-ranked N.C. Wesleyan

Photo by Sydney Robbins
Photo by Sydney Robbins

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – The Huntingdon men's tennis team lost to 25th-ranked North Carolina Wesleyan 9-0 on Saturday.

The loss snapped an 11-match winning streak for Huntingdon.

The Battling Bishops (11-5, 8-0 USA South) are first in the conference standings and six-time defending conference champions. Huntingdon (11-4, 7-1 USA South) is second in the conference and Methodist (11-4, 6-2 USA South) is third.

Huntingdon will close out the regular season at Methodist on Sunday.

 

Match Results

vs. N.C. Wesleyan

Singles

No. 1:  Robert Kjellberg (NCW) def. Sebastian Riveros Florez (HC) 6-1, 6-1

No. 2: Sebastian Sikh (NCW) def. John Jones (HC) 7-6, 6-1

No. 3: Fabio Pereira (NCW) def. Zac Baldwin (HC) 6-1, 6-0

No. 4: Fernando Nardelli (NCW) def. Meyer Schwartzberg (HC) 6-0, 6-1

No. 5: Andres Gomez (NCW) def. Trey Pirtle (HC) 6-1, 6-0

No. 6: Eduardo Ugalde (NCW) def. Aaron Triplett (HC) 6-0, 6-2

 

Doubles

No. 1: Kjellberg-Sikh (NCW) def. Justin McQueen-Baldwin (HC) 8-1

No. 2: Nardelli-Ugalde (NCW) def. Schwartzberg-Florez (HC) 8-3

No. 3: Pereira-Gomez (NCW) def. Pirtle-Jones (HC) 8-4