GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The No. 38 Tusculum College men's tennis team blanked visiting Newberry College 9-0 Sunday afternoon in a South Atlantic Conference match at the Nichols Tennis Complex. The Pioneers improve to 9-7 overall and 4-1 in league play. The Indians drop to 1-9, 0-3 on the year.
Tusculum swept all three doubles matches and got singles wins from Roberto Robles, Johnathon Dunstan, Jesse Puckerin, Ben Leahy, Alejandro Rojas and Sergio Pantoja.
TC will travel to cross-mountain foe Mars Hill College Tuesday afternoon beginning at 2 p.m. The Indians will be at arch-rival Presbyterian College Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m.
- TC -
(Release courtesy of Tusculum College Sports Information)
No. 38 Tusculum 9, Newberry 0
1 Roberto Robles (TC) def. Toby Rawlings 6-1, 6-0
2 Johnathon Dunstan (TC) def. Jim Gilliam 6-4, 6-4
3 Jesse Puckerin (TC) def. Rob Hindall 6-3, 6-3
4 Ben Leahy (TC) def. Oliver Elston 6-0, 6-1
5 Alejandro Rojas (TC) def. Kaushik Sridhar 6-4, 6-2
6 Sergio Pantoja (TC) won by forfeit
1 Johnathon Dunstan/Jesse Puckerin (TC) def. Toby Rawlings/Oliver Elston 8-0
2 Roberto Robles/Ben Leahy (TC) def. Jim Gilliam/Rob Hindall 8-3
3 Alejandro Rojas/Sergio Pantoja (TC) won by forfeit