HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. – The Spring Arbor University men's tennis team played a hard-fought match against one of the top teams in the NAIA, but ultimately fell to Missouri Valley College 6-3 Thursday afternoon.
FINAL SCORE: Spring Arbor 3, #RV Missouri Valley 6
LOCATION: Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center | Hilton Head Island, S.C.
RECORDS: Spring Arbor 5-10, Missouri Valley 3-1
The Cougars will conclude their spring trip with a match against Lawrence Tech (8-2) on Friday starting at 3 p.m. from Hilton Head Beach & Tennis.
1. Abdul Alhamzawi (MVC) def. Nick Romano (SAU) 3-6, 6-3, 10-9
2. Alex Reinbold (SAU) def. Stefano Benedetti (MVC) 4-6, 6-1, 12-10
3. Benedikt Voelker (MVC) def. Jonah Engle (SAU) 6-0, 6-0
4. Rei Pelushi (MVC) def. Vincent McShane (SAU) 6-1, 6-0
5. Josh Scott (SAU) def. Joel Noya (MVC) by default
6. Marius Castella (MVC) def. Jacob Byrd (SAU) 6-1, 6-2
1. Benedetti / Alhamzawi (MVC) def. Romano / McShane (SAU) 8-4
2. Engle / Patrick Doerr (SAU) def. Marc Kerndl / Voelker (MVC) 8-6
3. Greg Teal / Castella (MVC) def. Reinbold / Scott (SAU) 8-0