Southern Wesleyan Falls To Bearcats

Photo by John Bolton Photography
Photo by John Bolton Photography

Central, SC – Southern Wesleyan fell to the Lander Bearcats in a 7-0 final on Tuesday afternoon.

Coach Thompson Says…

"Our men competed and fought hard against a very talented and well coached Lander team! We are improving and growing as a team with every match!"

How It Happened

Southern Wesleyan went 0-2 in doubles action in the loss to the Bearcats. Nathan Holley and Peter Kovats fell 6-1 and the team of Sarvesh Maria and Joseph Olatunji were bested in a 6-0 final.

In singles action, the Warriors went 0-5. Sarvesh Maria fell to Axel Cronje in a 6-1 and 6-2 final. Peter Kovats challenged but fell to Tommaso Rossin 7-6 (7-4) and 6-4. Joseph Olatunji fell 6-1 and 6-2 to Gabe Couto. Nathan Holley fell 6-2 and 6-3 to Thomas De Negri. Ben Smith fell to Philippe Courteau in a 6-0 and 6-3 final.

What's Next

Southern Wesleyan will travel to Lenoir-Rhyne to take on the Bears on February 8 at 2 p.m. They will then host the Coker Cobras on February 13 at 2 p.m.