SUMTER, S.C. – The Coker men’s tennis team lost a tough 7-0 battle to Division I Bethune-Cookman on Friday afternoon. The Cobras fought hard at every position, but they were unable to come up with a victory.
The best match of the day for the Cobras came at No. 4 singles where Tycho Lamberigts (Netherlands) lost to Kristofer Martin in a three set match. Lamberigts opened the match with a 6-1 win, but then lost the next two 6-3, 6-1.
Coker will be back in action on Saturday at home against Barton College in a dual match with the women starting at 1:30 p.m.
Coker (0) lost to Bethune-Cookman (7)
#1 Singles: Leonardo Lima (CC) lost to Marc Misajovic (BC) 6-2, 6-2
#2 Singles: James Corfield (CC) lost to Emil Vassilev (BC) 6-2, 6-4
#3 Singles: Manel Estruga (CC) lost to Santiago Lobelo (BC) 6-3, 6-2
#4 Singles: Tycho Lamberigts (CC) lost to Kristofer Martin (BC) 1-6, 6-3, 6-1
#5 Singles: Juan Vallejo (CC) lost to Vitor Belucci (BC) 6-4, 6-3
#6 Singles: Evan Schreiner (CC) lost to Kip Jackson (BC) 6-0, 6-2
#1 Doubles: Lima/Vallejo (CC) lost to Misajovic/Jeff Smallwood (BC) 8-2
#2 Doubles: Corfield/Aylon (CC) lost to Vassilev/K. Martin (BC) 8-1
#3 Doubles: Estruga/Lamberigts (CC) lost to Lobelo/V. Bellucci (BC) 8-3