FERRUM, Va. -- The Ferrum College men's tennis team suffered a 9-0 non-conference loss to visiting Methodist University this afternoon at the Burrows-Skeens Tennis Courts.
Methodist grabbed an early 3-0 lead by winning all three doubles matches, then proceeded to win all six singles matches to earn the shutout.
1. Hayden Wilfong (MU-M) def. Riley Kern (FCM) 6-0, 6-1
2. E.J. Stolmeijer (MU-M) def. Patrick Marsh (FCM) 6-2, 6-0
3. Luke Laney (MU-M) def. David Bishop (FCM) 6-0, 6-0
4. Max Linder (MU-M) def. Jacob Glass (FCM) 6-0, 6-2
5. Owen Findley (MU-M) def. Houston Murphy (FCM) 6-0, 6-1
6. Samir Tewari (MU-M) def. Andrew Meadows (FCM) 6-0, 6-0
1. Hayden Wilfong/Joshua Deutsch (MU-M) def. Riley Kern/Houston Murphy (FCM) 8-1
2. E.J. Stolmeijer/AJ Rogers (MU-M) def. Jacob Glass/Patrick Marsh (FCM) 8-2
3. Alex Lycan/Spencer Kieft (MU-M) def. David Bishop/Marshall Ownby (FCM) 8-3
BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"Proud of the guys performance. I can see our team taking a step forward with every match we play. --Head Coach Rod Baker
Baker's bunch will be back in action Sunday, April 7, at home against Virginia Wesleyan University. The Old Dominion Athletic Conference match is slated to begin at 9:30 a.m.