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Lenoir-Rhyne Tennis Teams Lose At Queens In Regular Season Finale
Lewis Scott won at number three singles, 7-6, 6-2.
photo courtesy of Lenoir-Rhyne Athletics

Lenoir-Rhyne Tennis Teams Lose at Queens In Regular Season Finale

Lenoir-Rhyne Men’s Tennis had a chance to clinch a share of their first SAC regular season championship in school history, but came up just short, falling to Queens 5-2 in the regular season finale. The Queens women swept the Bear women 7-0.

On the men’s side, the Bears grabbed both of their wins in the singles round. Mauricio Hernandez and Zachary Cox also won 6-4 at No. 2 doubles, but Queens secured the doubles point by winning two out of the three matches.

Lewis Scott win a tiebreaker 7-6 (3) and 6-2 at No. 3 singles, and Hernandez finished up a 2-0 day with an 8-5 win at No. 6 singles.

On the women’s side, Diana Babinets and Alicia Wahlberg won 6-4 at No. 2 doubles, but Queens won the other two doubles matches to grab the point.

The Bears will now prepare for the SAC Tournament, which begins on Thursday, April 21 in Sumter, S.C.