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Men's Tennis Earns First Spring Victory Over Hawks

Men's Tennis Earns First Spring Victory Over Hawks

Records: Emerson Lions (2-2) ; Roger Williams Hawks (0-2)

Lions Leaders: Alexander Laugier Naim: 2 Wins
Bass Lin 1 win
Maximo Lawlor: 1 win
Brock Higley: 1 Win

Match Notes

  • 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.

UP NEXT

  • Emerson will be off until next week, when they open their spring break trip against Wartburg on March 2nd in Florida.