Men's Tennis: Panthers split matches with Johnson and Montreat

Men's Tennis: Panthers split matches with Johnson and Montreat

MONTREAT, N.C. - LaGrange split matches with Johnson and Montreat on Saturday and Sunday. The Panthers swept Johnson 9-0 before falling to NAIA Montreat 6-3.

In the win over Johnson, the Panthers did not lose a set. All three of the LC doubles teams won their matches by 8-0 scores. John Mitchell Benson did not drop a game in winning his #4 singles match 6-0, 6-0.

Benson also won his match against Montreat. Mitchell Corley took his #1 singles match and teamed with Will Thompson to win at  #1 doubles. 

Results vs Johnson
Doubles

#1 Mitchell Corley/Will Thompson (LC) def. Jake Clark/Ethan Smith (JC) 8-0
#2 Lance Shealy/John Mitchell Benson (LC) def. Jordan Vanden Hewel/Jordan Nordstrom (JC) 8-0
#3 Drew Cantrell/Thatcher Alu (LC) def. Sam Sun/Braden Harris (JC) 8-0

Singles
#1 Corley (LC) def. Clark (JC) 6-4, 6-3
#2 Thompson (LC) def. Smith (JC) 6-0, 6-1
#3 Shealy (LC) def. Nordstrom (JC) 6-3, 6-1
#4 Benton (LC) def. Vanden Hewel (JC) 6-0, 6-0
#5 Alu (LC) def. Sun (JC) 6-2, 6-2
#6 Jacob Brenyo def. Harris (JC) 6-0, 6-2

Results vs Montreat
Doubles

#1 Mitchell Corley/Will Thompson (LC) def. Satiago Mackrey/Leopoldo Lucero (MC) 8-5
#2 Ben Cree/Anh Hoang (MC) def. Lance Shealy/John Mitchell Benson (LC) 8-5 
#3 Lorward Choi/David Garcia (MC) def. Drew Cantrell/Thatcher Alu (LC) def. 8-5

Singles
#1 Corley (LC) def. Mateo Barroetavena (MC) 6-3, 6-3
#2 Mackrey (MC) def. Thompson (LC) 7-5, 6-4
#3 Lucero (MC) def. Shealy (LC) 6-1, 6-1
#4 Benton (LC) def. Cree (MC) 2-6, 6-3, 1-0 (5)
#5 Choi (MC) def. Cantrell (LC) 6-2, 6-2
#6 Hoang (MC) def. Alu (LC) 6-1, 6-2