Men's Tennis Drops 7-0 Match at Mars Hill

Men's Tennis Drops 7-0 Match at Mars Hill

Pfeiffer Men's Tennis Opens Spring Season With 7-0 Loss at Mars Hill

Mars Hill, N.C.
– The Pfeiffer University men's tennis team opened the 2019 spring season on the road, taking a 7 -0 loss against Division II Mars Hill.

The Lions, took four of the six singles matches in straight sets and all three doubles matches.

Pfeiffer's Ethan Elliott (King, N.C.) was the sole Falcon player to win a set, as he took the second set in his No. 5 singles match 7-5, but ultimately fell to MHU's Tom Farman.

Pfeiffer's Tom Hubble (Littlebourne, England) and Raul Ruiz (Beni, Bolivia) teamed at No. 1 doubles, falling 7-5 in a close match.

The loss drops Pfeiffer to 0-3 on the season while Mars Hill improves to 7-4.

Mars Hill 7, Pfeiiffer 0
Feb 09, 2019 at Mars Hill, N.C. (Hart Tennis Complex) 

Singles competition

1. Ben Reid (MHUM) def. Tom Hubble (PFU-M) 6-1, 6-0

2. Rodrigo Ramos (MHUM) def. Raul Ruiz (PFU-M), by default

3. Fernando Neto (MHUM) def. Eduan Louw (PFU-M) 6-2, 6-2

4. Pedro Pinassi (MHUM) def. Derek Ott (PFU-M) 6-3, 6-3

5. Tom Farman (MHUM) def. Ethan Elliott (PFU-M) 7-5, 5-7, 10-8

6. Kyrel Trim (MHUM) def. Alex Taylor (PFU-M) 6-1, 6-0


Doubles competition

1. Ben Reid/Rodrigo Ramos (MHUM) def. Tom Hubble/Raul Ruiz (PFU-M) 7-5

2. Fernando Neto/Kyrel Trim (MHUM) def. Eduan Louw/Alex Taylor (PFU-M) 6-1

3. Ethan Elliott/Brandon Marchant (PFU-M) def. Pedro Pinassi/Tom Farman (MHUM) 6-3


Match Notes

Pfeiiffer 0-3

Mars Hill 7-4