No. 39 Lees-McRae Blanks No. 36 Tusculum, 9-0

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The No. 39 Lees-McRae College men's tennis team earned their fifth straight upset over a higher ranked team with a 9-0 win over the No. 36 Tusculum Pioneers Sunday afternoon at the Baker Tennis Courts in nonconference action.

The win improves the Bobcats to 13-5 overall, while Tusculum falls to 9-9 overall.

The Bobcats won in straight sets in all but one of their matches.

Lees-McRae will travel to Pfeiffer April 8th for their next match. With a Bobcat win over Pfeiffer, they will be the outright Conference Carolinas regular season champions. It will be the team's first title since 2001.


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Pictured: Alek Mojski