Bobcats Bounce Back

The Lees-McRae Bobcats men's tennis team rebounded from a heartbreaking loss to nationally ranked Virginia Intermont College in their season opener with a convincing 7-2 win over visiting Milligan College Saturday afternoon.

The Bobcats swept the doubles matches and earned victories in the first three singles matches to clinch the win and even their record at 1-1. With the score 6-0 for Lees-McRae the final three contests were played as eight game matches.

Results:

Ricardo Velazquez/Alek Mojski def. Ryan Reynolds/Tom Jones 8-5

Romulus Teague/Sean Sumner def. Jonathan Ryan/Charles Williams 8-3

Paul Muenow/Blair Propert def. Bryan Upshaw/Travis Fields 8-3

Sean Sumner def. Ryan Reynolds 6-1, 7-5

Alek Mojski def. Jonathan Ryan 6-3, 6-0

Ricardo Velazquez def. Tom Jones 8-4

Charles Williams def. Romulus Teague 8-5

Bryan Upshaw def. Charley Whiteley 8-4

Blair Propert def. Travis Fields 8-1


The Bobcats will return to action next Saturday when they open up their Carolinas-Virginia Athletic Conference schedule at Mount Olive.