Brevard, N.C.- Rory Northam and George Finch both prevailed in their singles matches, but it wasn’t enough for the Tornados to hold off the Pfeiffer Falcons in a 7-2 defeat at the McCoy Tennis Complex on Friday afternoon.
Northam defeated Ben Hunter 6-1 and 10-6 on court no. 3, while Finch handled Bret Williams 7-5 and 6-3 on court no. 5, the Falcons swept the rest of the competition.
Brevard falls to 0-5 on the season.
The Tornados are in Hilton Head, South Carolina next week and will play matches against Palm Beach Atlantic, Ashford, Findlay and Florida Tech.
1. L. Minery/ B. Hunter (P) def. Rory Northam/ David Taggart (BC) (8-5)
2. L. Villata/ O. Castillo def. Johannes Kloster/ George Finch (BC) (8-5)
3. S. Wernecke/ E. Lyon def. Stefano Giovanilli/ Richard Liell (BC) (8-2)
1. L. Minery def J. Kloster (6-2 6-3)
2. S. Wernecke def. D. Taggart (6-4 7-5)
3. R. Northam def. B. Hunter (6-1 3-6 10-5)
4. L. Villalta def. S. Giovanilli (6-2 6-2)
5. George Finch def. B. Williams (7-5 6-3)
6. S. Miller def. R. Liell (6-1 6-0)