Tornados take three singles matches in falling to Limestone, 6-3
Gaffney, S.C. - Scott McCormick, Jarred Fisher and Shane Apps all recorded singles victories, but it was not enough as the Tornados fell on Tuesday afternoon to host Limestone College, 6-3.
The Saints (4-4) took all three doubles matches, holding the 3-0 advantage heading into singles competition.
McCormick led the Tornados (1-3) in singles play, defeating Miguel Lopez Zuniga at the #1 position in three sets, 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 to help record Brevard’s first point. Fisher and Apps also recorded three set victories, but the Saints proved to be victories at the #2, #3 and #5 spots to win the match.
Brevard returns home to the McCoy Tennis Complex on the campus of Brevard College as they take on Division I UNC Asheville on Thursday, March 3rd. Doubles competition begins at 2:30 p.m.
1. Scott McCormick (BCM) def. Miguel Lopez Zuniga (LC) 6-3, 3-6, 6-2
2. Mike Stephenson (LC) def. Sam MacNeil (BCM) 7-5, 6-3
3. Rafael Ferla (LC) def. Cole Altizer (BCM) 6-3, 6-1
4. Jarred Fisher (BCM) def. Jordan Vicain (LC) 6-3, 4-6, 6-3
5. Abraham Lascari Diaz (LC) def. Gary Sugg (BCM) 6-0, 6-0
6. Shane Apps (BCM) def. Daniel Lopez (LC) 6-4, 2-6, 10-2
1. Miguel Lopez Zuniga/Jordan Vicain (LC) def. Scott McCormick/Sam MacNeil (BCM) 8-2
2. Mike Stephenson/Rafael Ferla (LC) def. Cole Altizer/Jarred Fisher (BCM) 8-2
3. Abraham Lascari Diaz/Daniel Lopez (LC) def. Shane Apps/Gary Sugg (BCM) 8-0