BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men's tennis team tried to come-from-behind to defeat Young Harris College in a nonconference dual on Sunday. However, the Mount Lions hung on to take the 6-3 victory.
FINAL SCORE: Young Harris 6, King 3
LOCATION: King Tennis Courts; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 3-6, Young Harris 6-7
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Young Harris took the No. 1 and No. 3 doubles matches by the score of 8-3.
- At the second flight, Alejandro Feliciano and Kyle Logue tried to come up with a win for the Tornado, but they fell to Jan-Niklas Graetz and Javier Villar 8-5.
- In singles play, Lenny Keswani earned a come-from-behind victory over Raul Quevedo at the third flight. After falling 6-2 in the first set, Keswani took the second set 6-4 and the third set 10-8.
- Arturo Alfaro did the same at No. 5 singles, falling 6-3 in the first set to Graetz. Alfaro then came back with a 6-3 win in the second set and 10-2 win in the third set.
- At No. 6 singles, Charles Jabaley earned a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Cole Connor.
- However, it wasn't enough as the Mountain Lions took the dual 6-3.
- King hosts North Greenville University at 1:00 p.m. on Friday and Southern Wesleyan University at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday.
- Young Harris hosts Belmont Abbey College on Tuesday.