Men’s Tennis Falls at Averett on Monday

Men’s Tennis Falls at Averett on Monday

Photo Courtesy of Deana Acklin

DANVILLE, Va. - The Lees-McRae College men's tennis team was defeated by Averett 7-2 in non-conference action on Monday (Mar. 4).

Averett swept doubles play for one point, before winning four out of six singles matches. Matt Meluch defeated Patrick Shields 6-3, 7-6 (10-5) at No. 2 singles, while James Kirkham defeated Luis Chen 8-7 at No. 4 singles.

Lees-McRae (4-4) is back in action on Monday (Mar. 11) at the United States Tennis Association (USTA) National Complex in Orlando, Fla. to take on the University of Scranton and Wayne State (Mich.).

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