LMC Tennis teams close out their regular seasons this weekend with a pair of matches at home

LMC Tennis teams close out their regular seasons this weekend with a pair of matches at home

Photos Courtesy of Deana Acklin

BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College tennis teams will wrap up their regular seasons this weekend with home matches against Emmanuel and Erskine. LMC will host the Lions Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. before taking on the Flying Fleet in a pair of late-morning matches on Saturday beginning at 11 a.m.

About the Men's Team – The men's squad enters this week's action with a record of 1-13 overall and 0-8 in conference action. In their last match, the Bobcats fell by an 8-1 score to Barton on Sunday afternoon.

Individually, the Bobcats are led by senior Gabriel Muniz. Muniz has posted a 4-10 record playing exclusively out of LMC's No. 1 singles position this spring. Muniz has also teamed with fellow senior Sebastian Zuhr to be the squad's top doubles tandem posting a record of 4-10.

About the Women's Team - The women's team has surpassed last season's win total under first year Head Coach Rodger Acklin. LMC, which won five matches last season, are 6-7 overall and 2-7 in league action in 2018.

Freshman Sandy Allen and sophomore Dakota Tittle have paced LMC so far with records of 8-5 and 7-6 in singles action, respectively. 

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