NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Spring Hill College men's tennis team took a conference win over Loyola University (La.) by the score 5-4 on Friday evening at the University of New Orleans Tennis Center.
The Wolfpack (1-5, 0-2 SSAC West) took an early 2-1 lead after doubles play with wins on Courts 1 and 2, but the Badgers stormed back in singles play for wins on Courts 3-6 to secure the win.
1. Peña/ Laviolette (LU) def. DeFraites/Cotton (SHC): 8-5
2. Farnham/ Belcher (LU) def. Neu/Schwartzberg (SHC): 9-8 (10-4)
3. Lyons/ Ames (SHC) def. Garcia/Benjamin (LU): 8-4
1. Devon Belcher (LU) def. Burke DeFraites(SHC): 6-0, 6-1
2. Brian Peña (LU) def. Jacob Neu (SHC): 4-6, 4-2 retired
3. Jonathan Ames (SHC) def. Joshua Laviolette (LU): 6-2, 6-0
4. Haden Cotton (SHC) def. Matthew Farnham (LU): 6-3, 6-3
5. Jake Lyons (SHC) def. Eduardo Garcia (LU): 6-3, 6-3
6. Meyer Schwartzberg (SHC) def. Tony Benjamin: 6-1, 6-2
Spring Hill (2-3, 1-1 SSAC West) will next play at Tougaloo College in a non-conference match on Saturday in Jackson, Miss., beginning at 2 p.m.