Men's Tennis Shuts out UVA-Wise on Sunday

Men's Tennis Shuts out UVA-Wise on Sunday

Photo courtesy of Rodger Acklin

WISE, Va. - The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team blanked UVA-Wise 7-0 in fall action on Sunday (Oct. 21).

The Bobcats won both doubles matches before sweeping singles play.

Miodrag Popovic and Fitzgerald Lomp defeated Coleton Burke and Luke Jarnigan 6-2 at No. 1, before Matt Meluch and Rusty Batten beat Dominic Hoffman and John Hamilton 6-1 at No. 2.

Popovic began singles play with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Burke, before Lomp defeated Hoffman 6-1, 6-0 at No. 2. Meluch beat Jarnigan 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3, before Batten shut out Hamilton 6-0, 6-0 at No. 4. Colton Porter beat Daniel Laughlin 8-2 at No. 5, before Harrison Morris finished it off with an 8-2 victory over Jakub Blach at No. 6.

The match ends the fall season for LMC men's tennis. 

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