By Chuck Tidmore
Sports Information Assistant
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon men's tennis team earned its first victory of the season on Friday, defeating Tuskegee 8-1.
The Hawks improved to 1-3 on the season with the win. Huntingdon hosts Rust and Berry on Saturday. Saturday's match against Rust will begin at 10 a.m. with Berry following after.
In singles, Huntingdon won three of the four matches played. McQueen won at No. 1 singles 8-6 while Self won 8-2 in the No. 2 spot. Melchor cruised to a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 5.
Marler won by injury default at No. 4 and Burns won by default at No. 6.
No. 1: Justin McQueen (HC) def. Brandon Sewell (TU) 8-6
No. 2: Adam Self (HC) def. Jabari Hargrove (TU) 8-2
No. 3: Niles Elmore (TU) def. Ethan Fuller (HC) 8-3
No. 4: Ben Marler (HC) def. Reggie Richardson (TU) Injury Default
No. 5: Mark Melchor (HC) def. Jalen Law (TU) 6-0, 6-0
No. 6: Bailey Burns (HC) won by default
No. 1: McQueen-Self (HC) def. Sewell-Hargrove (TU) 8-5
No. 2: Marler-Burns (HC) def. Elmore-Richardson (TU) 8-4
No. 3: Melchor-Fuller (HC) won by default