Posted: Feb 22, 2020
Records: Emerson Lions (2-2) ; Roger Williams Hawks (0-2)
- Emerson got theeir first win of the spring season in a clos ematch, 5-4.
- The Lions dropped two of the three doubles matches, but made up the difference by winning four of six singles matches.
- Alexander Laugier Naim (Dubai, UAE) led the Lions, winning his doubles match with Robert Comunale (Fort Luaderdale, Fla.) and his singles match.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Emerson battled in all three doubles matches, taking multiple games in each match.
- Emerson went into the singles matches trailing 3-0
- Lin earned a victory in his singlese match 6-3, 6-4.
- Lawlor earned a victory in his singles match 6-4, 6-0.
- Tocco defeated COmunale for the first victory in the singles matches for the Hawks. 6-0, 6-2.
- Naim's match went the distance, with the Emerson Lions defeating Schuck 4-6, 6-2, 6-2.
- Higley earned a victory, winning the first set 7(4) -6, 2-6, 6-4.
- Michael Polivko fell in his Lions' debut 6-3, 6-4.
- Emerson will be off until next week, when they open their spring break trip against Wartburg on March 2nd in Florida.