No. 1 Trojans Cruise To 4-0 Victory Over No. 8 Bobcats In Conference Quarterfinals

No. 1 Trojans Cruise To 4-0 Victory Over No. 8 Bobcats In Conference Quarterfinals

SUMTER, S.C. - Mount Olive defeated the Bobcats of Lees-McRae College 4-0 on Friday morning in the quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas Men's Tennis Championship Tournament at the Palmetto Tennis Center in Sumter, S.C.

MATCH INFORMATION
Location: Palmetto Tennis Center   |   Sumter, S.C.
Results: Box Score   |   Results

INSIDE THE RESULTS

  • The Trojans started things off making quick work of the doubles round winning flights No. 2 and 3 to take a 1-0 lead after claiming the doubles point.
  • Martin Moser and Pablo Safont Ferrer won the No. 2 flight 6-2, while Victor Nunez and Jack Middleton won in flight No. 3 6-2 as well.
  • As the teams moved on to singles action, Mount Olive earned three quick victories at singles No. 5, 3, and 6, to clinch the match.
  • Safont Ferrer won his No. 5 singles flight, 6-0, 6-0, while Freshman of the Year, Milosh Petrovic, win the No. 3 flight 6-1, 6-1.
  • Nunez wrapped up the No. 6 flight, 6-1, 6-1, to give UMO the 4-0 match victory.
  • Singles matches 1, 2, and 4 went unfinished once the Trojans reached the four-match-point mark.

KEY STATS

  • Lees-McRae 6-19 | 1-8 CC
  • University of Mount Olive 12-6 | 8-1 CC; National ranking #38
  • Order of finish: Doubles (2,3); Singles (5,3,6)
  • Conference Carolinas Quarterfinals: #1 UMO vs #8 Lees-McRae

UP NEXT

The Trojans return to action tomorrow at 9 AM when they face the Lions of Emmanuel College in the semifinals of the Conference Carolinas Men's Tennis Championship Tournament.