Belmont Abbey pitches a shutout against the Bobcats Saturday, 9-0

Belmont Abbey pitches a shutout against the Bobcats Saturday, 9-0

Photo Courtesy of Deana Acklin

BELMONT, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team fell by a score of 9-0 to conference rival Belmont Abbey College Saturday afternoon. The loss moves LMC's record to 0-7 overall and 0-3 in league play.

A complete list of Saturday's tilts can be found below.

Singles competition

1. James Delaney (BAC-M) def. Gabriel Muniz (LMC-M) 6-0, 6-3

2. George Barfoot (BAC-M) def. Sebastian Zuhr (LMC-M) 6-0, 6-1

3. Zachary Blythe (BAC-M) def. Matt Meluch (LMC-M) 6-1, 6-0

4. Austin Schepel (BAC-M) def. Rusty Batten (LMC-M) 6-2, 6-0

5. Andres Astudillo (BAC-M) def. Brandon Caldwell (LMC-M) 6-2, 6-0

6. Chip Moore (BAC-M) def. Colton Porter (LMC-M) 6-0, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. George Barfoot/James Delaney (BAC-M) def. Gabriel Muniz/Sebastian Zuhr (LMC-M) 8-4

2. Zachary Blythe/Henrique Leal (BAC-M) def. Rusty Batten/Matt Meluch (LMC-M) 8-2

3. Tomas Pardo/Michal Rapsik (BAC-M) def. Brandon Caldwell/Colton Porter (LMC-M) 8-3

Lees-McRae's next match will be this Wednesday when it takes on UVa-Wise in Bristol, Tennessee. Start time for that match is set for 6 p.m.

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