The Spring Hill College men's tennis team (0-8, 0-3 GCAC) lost a conference match to No. 24 Xavier University-New Orleans (7-6, 5-0 GCAC) by a score of 9-0 on Friday afternoon at the University of New Orleans Wow Café Tennis Center. The match was a make-up of an earlier rainout.
Spring Hill's doubles team of Evan Davis and Brendan Gallagher fell on the No. 1 court 9-7 to Xavier's Mario Myles and Matthew Walker. XU's Mikhail Vaval-Desse and Miroslav Vukicevic downed Chris Link and Jimmy Chassaing 8-0 at No. 2 while the Badgers' Nick Rayburn and Johnny Ngamvilay fell to Vusumzi Kempele and Terry Richardson 8-1 in the No. 3 pairing.
Xavier also swept all six of the singles matches.
1. Miroslav Vukicevic (XU) def. Evan Davis (SHC); 6-0, 6-1.
2. Terry Richardson (XU) def. Brendan Gallagher (SHC); 6-1, 6-1.
3. Mikhail Vaval-Desse (XU) def. Chris Link (SHC); 6-1, 6-3.
4. Cameron Knowles (XU) def. Jimmy Chassaing (SHC); 6-0, 6-0.
5. Mario Myles (XU) def. Nick Rayburn (SHC); 6-1, 6-0.
6. Vusumzi Kempele (XU) def. Johnny Ngamvilay (SHC); 6-0, 6-0.
1. Myles and Matthew Walker (XU) def. Davis and Gallagher (SHC); 9-7
2. Vaval-Desse and Vukicevic (XU) def. Chassaing and Link (SHC); 8-0
3. Kempele and Richardson (XU) def. Rayburn and Ngamvilay (SHC); 8-1
Order of Finish: Doubles: 2, 3, 1. Singles: 4, 6, 3, 5, 1, 2.