Hawks down Rust for third straight win

(Photo by Dr. John Williams)
(Photo by Dr. John Williams)

By Vic Jerald

Sports Information Assistant

 

 

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- The men's tennis team beat Rust College 8-1 on Sunday for their third consecutive win of the season.                                                        

In singles, Anjala Chandrasoma (No. 1), Carson Sands (No. 2), Clint Robinson (No. 3), Kevaughnte Merrion (No. 5), and Domenic Terrell (No. 6) earned wins for the Hawks. Sands, Robinson, and Merrion each swept their opponents 6-0, 6-0 in their match.

The No. 1 team of Mark Melchor and Charlie Jones won 8-4 in doubles. Sands-Terrell (No. 2) came together to sweep their opponents 8-0. Chandrasoma-Merrion (No. 3) won 8-1.

                            

Records: Huntingdon (9-10); Rust (Not available)

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon plays at Berea on April 20 at 11 a.m. (Central)

 

 

Match Results

Huntingdon 8, Rust 1

Singles

No. 1: Anjala Chandrasoma (HC) def. Marquelle Crune (RC) 6-0, 3-0 retired

No. 2: Carson Sands (HC) def. Mychial Robinson (RC) 6-0, 6-0

No. 3: Clint Robinson (HC) def. K. J. Taylor (RC) 6-0, 6-0

No. 4: Corey Grimes (HC) def. Charlie Jones (RC) 6-2, 6-0

No. 5: Kevaughnte Merrion (HC) def. DeMarcus Robinson (RC) 6-0, 6-0

No. 6: Domenic Terrell (HC) def. G. Pough (RC) 6-2, 6-0

 

Doubles

No. 1: Mark Melchor-Jones (HC) def. Crune-Grimes (RC) 8-4

No. 2: Sands-Terrell (HC) def. D. Robinson-Pough (RC) 8-0

No. 3: Chandrasoma-Merrion (HC) def. M. Robinson-Taylor (RC) 8-1