Snow lifts King over NGU

Photo credit: Dakota Bastin
Photo credit: Dakota Bastin

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University men's tennis team came away with a tight victory over North Greenville University on Saturday afternoon. The match was clinched at No. 6 singles by Nathan Snow who won a tiebreak in the third set, giving King the 4-3 victory.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: King 4, North Greenville 3
LOCATION: King Tennis Courts; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 7-9, 3-3 Conference Carolinas; North Greenville 3-13, 1-5 Conference Carolinas

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • King won all three doubles matches to take the doubles point and set the tone.
  • Lennard Neumann and Alejandro Felciano defeated Pierre Bedard and Robin van der Heijde 6-1 at the top flight while Arturo Alfaro and Jorge Rojas topped Yannis Moulod and Giacomo Garini 6-1 at No. 2 doubles.
  • At the third flight, Charles Jabaley and Sebastian Lieflaender defeated Kaey-Den Tan and Francisco Tico 6-2.
  • Feliciano won his No. 2 singles match before Jabaley defeated Tico 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 to even the match at 3-3.
  • Snow defeated Keegan Harrison 6-3 in the first set, but dropped the second set 6-1.
  • The third set went to a tiebreak, and Snow came out on top 7-6 (7-1), giving King the 4-3 win.

UP NEXT

  • King travels to Montreat College on Monday. The match is scheduled to start at 1:30 p.m.
  • North Greenville travels to Lees-McRae College on Sunday.
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