CHARLOTTE, N.C.- The Coker men’s tennis team took the court on Saturday in a Conference Carolinas match against regionally ranked No. 18 and nationally ranked No. 39 Queens University of Charlotte. The Cobras battled hard, but were unable to come out with a victory, losing 9-0.
James Corfield (Auckland, New Zealand) played a hard fought match at No. 2 singles losing 7-5, 7-6 and Tycho Lamberigts (Netherlands) set his match to tie-breakers at No. 6 singles losing 6-1, 3-6, 10-7.
Coker will now prepare for their next week of play that includes a home match on Wednesday against Benedict College at 3:00 p.m. and another conference match on Saturday, March 5 against Barton College at home at 1:30 p.m.
Coker (0) lost to Queens (9) (#39 Nationally, #18 Southeast Region)
#1: Manel Estruga (CC) lost to Christian Lee Daigle (QU) 6-0, 6-2 (#41 Nationally, #17 Southeast Region)
#2: James Corfield (CC) lost to David Hannon (QU) 7-5, 7-6
#3: Guillermo Aylon (CC) lost to Josh Bloch (QU) 6-3, 7-5
#4: Juan Vallejo (CC) lost to Raahil Dhruva (QU) 6-0, 6-2
#5: Evan Schreiner (CC) lost to Gustavo Munhoz (QU) 6-0, 6-0
#6: Tycho Lamberigts (CC) lost to Chris Kennedy (QU) 6-1, 3-6, 10-7
#1: Aylon/Corfield (CC) lost to Daigle/Dhruva (QU) 8-2
#2: Vallejo/Estruga (CC) lost to Hannon/Bloch (QU) 8-1
#3: Lamberigts/Schreiner (CC) lost to Munhoz/Ignacio Casali (QU) 8-1