Hawks Tennis beats Tennessee Wesleyan, 8-1
By Blair Hooper
ROME – The No. 10 Shorter University men's tennis team left Tennessee Wesleyan College with their fourth victory of the season on Saturday afternoon by taking the Bulldogs in an 8-1 finish while on the road.
Singles players held to tight leads during the match with junior Colt Kelley coming back from a close first set victory of 7-5 to overcome opponent, Neal Baldwin in a seamless second set of 6-0.
The Hawks next take the court on Feb. 28 when they host Georgia Southwestern. Match time is set for 2:30 pm.
#10 SHORTER 8, TENNESSEE WESLEYAN 1
3: Romain Lefevre / Arturo Lifshitz (SU) def. Neal Baldwin / Nathan Storms (TWC), 8-0
1: Guillaume Ledrap (SU) def. Bartos Micher (TWC), 6-0, 6-2
2: Romain Lefevre (SU) def. Tanner Stancil (TWC), 6-3, 6-3
3: Romain Ferriera (SU) def. David Escobosa (TWC), 6-2, 6-1
4: Colt Kelley (SU) def. Neal Baldwin (TWC), 7-5, 6-0
5: Arturo Lifshitz (SU) def. Rodney Pineros(TWC), 6-2, 6-1
6: Cody Carr (SU) def. Nathan Storms (TWC), 6-1, 6-1