Posted: Mar 03, 2020
Records: Emerson Lions (4-2) ; Midway Eagles (1-6)
Lions Leaders: Brock Higley: 2 Wins
- Emerson fell in two of the three doubles matches, dropping the doubles point to Midway.
- The Lions won five of six singles matches, leading them to victory.
HOW IT HAPPENED
Doubles – Midway 2, Emerson 1
- Bass Lin and Maximo Lawlor fell to Julian Lopez and JT Hayden 6-3 in the top doubles pairing.
- Alexander Laugier Naim and Max Chalik fell 7(4)-6 to Steven Knowles and Travis True in the second doubles pairing.
- Robert Comunale and Brock Higley won the third doubles pairing by a score of 6-3 over Alex Oditt and Jake Franke.
Singles – Emerson 5, Midway 1
- Lin defeated Lopez in a three-set match, 6-2, 2-6, 10-6.
- Lawlor defeated Shawn Tran in the second doubles pairing, 6-3, 6-2.
- Comunale fell in the third pairing 7-5, 6-0 to JT Hayden.
- Naim defeated Spencer Counts 6-3, 6-2.
- Chalik defeated Oditt 6-0, 6-1 and Higley defeated Franke 6-4, 6-2 in the final two matches.
Final Score – Emerson 5, Midway 2
- With the Lions defeating the Eagles 5-1 in singles, they overcome their doubles point loss to take the match 5-2.
- Emerson is back on the court tomorrow when they take on Northern Central (Ill.) at 11:30am before taking on Trine at 6:30pm.