LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga. – The Huntingdon men's tennis team lost to Covenant 5-4 on Saturday.
Covenant (7-8, 3-1 USA South) is second in the West Division of the USA South standings and Huntingdon (5-8, 2-3 USA South) is fourth.
The Hawks' No. 3 doubles team of Adam Self and Ben Marler won 8-3 but Huntingdon trailed 2-1 after doubles. In singles, Huntingdon picked up wins from Self (No. 3), Marler (No. 5) and Mark Melchor (No. 6).
Huntingdon returns to action at home on April 7 in a rematch with Covenant.
vs. Covenant College
No. 1: Matthew Harvie (CC) def. John Jones (HC) 6-0, 6-1
No. 2: Chris Cox (CC) def Justin McQueen (HC) 7-6, 6-1
No. 3: Adam Self (HC) def. Logan Hull (CC) 6-3, 6-2
No. 4: Micah Fox (CC) def. Bailey Burns (HC) 6-1, 6-3
No. 5: Ben Marler (HC) def. Trey Wood (CC) 6-4, 6-0
No. 6: Mark Melchor (HC) def. Ben Tonkel (CC) 6-4, 5-7, 10-3
No. 1: Harvie-Cox (CC) def. Jones-Burns (HC) 8-3
No. 2: Hull-Fox (CC) def. McQueen-Ryan Runager (HC) 9-8
No. 3: Self-Marler (HC) def. Connor Shimmel-Wood (CC) 8-3