Wingate, N.C.- The Brevard College Tornados men’s tennis team dropped a 9-0 match in the South Atlantic Conference opener to the Bulldogs of Wingate University on Tuesday afternoon.
Brevard’s David Taggart took Wingate’s Sebastian Hall to three sets on the number two singles court while BC’s George Finch went to three sets with Josh Eardley 7-6, 2-6 and 10-8.
BC’s doubles tandems of Johnannes Kloster/David Taggart and Rory Northam/George Finch both lost hard-fought 8-5 doubles matches on the number one and two doubles courts, respectively.
The Bulldogs improved to 11-6 (5-0 SAC) while the Tornados dropped to (2-9, 0-1 SAC).
BC returns to action as they host the Anderson University Trojans at the McCoy Tennis Complex on Friday afternoon. The match will begin at 2 p.m.