Men's Tennis Falls at George Fox 6-3
TUALATIN, Ore. - The Lewis & Clark men's tennis team fell against George Fox 6-3 on Sunday afternoon in Northwest Conference action.
The Pioneers fall to 1-3 on the season and 1-1 in NWC action. The Bruins are now 2-1 overall and 2-0 in conference play.
Sophomore Daniel Hahm and freshman Morgan Joyce earned the only Pioneer point in doubles action. The duo played in the No. 2 position, defeating Preston Mann and Chace Stalcup 9-7 in a hard fought battle.
Freshman Michael Brewer and Joyce were the only two Pios to earn singles points. Brewer took down Justin McClain 6-0, 7-6 (7-4) from the No. 1 position. Joyce played in the No. 4 spot, defeating Stalcup again, this time 6-4, 6-2 in singles.
Kevin Ross fell 6-4 in both sets at the No. 2, Scott Monismith lost 7-5, 6-3 as the No. 5, while Parker Nichols lost 6-2 in his two sets at the No. 6 position. Hahm took his match to three sets as the Pioneers No. 3, fighting Mann. Mann won the opening set 6-2, before Hahm took him down 6-4 in the second. Hahm could not hold on to take the third and final set, falling 6-1.
Lewis & Clark returns to action on Saturday, March 1 at 11 a.m. against Puget Sound in Tacoma, Wash.