Mocs Fall to Furman on the Road
UTC falls to 0-2 in SoCon play with today's loss.
The Mocs won at No. 1 doubles behind a strong effort from senior Luke Saunders and junior Lucas Plesky. The Mocs top duo defeated Furman's Ben Horst and Matt Browne (7-6) 7-5 in a tiebreaker.
The Mocs are back in action next weekend when they host Metro State. Action takes place at the Champions Club on March 25 at 2:00 p.m.
Furman 7, Chattanooga 0
Mar 19, 2016 at Greenville, S.C. (Mickel Tennis Center)
1. Lucas Plesky/Luke Saunders (UTC) def. Ben Horst/Matt Browne (FUR) 7-6 (7-5)
2. Cameron Green/Alex Steryous (FUR) def. Derrick Brown/Nick Wingord (UTC) 6-1
3. Josh Pistorius/Adam Steryous (FUR) def. Pablo Llebeili/Paul LaHue (UTC) 6-1
1. Adam Steryous (FUR) def. Lucas Plesky (UTC) 6-2, 6-3
2. Matt Browne (FUR) def. Luke Saunders (UTC) 6-2, 7-6
3. Cameron Green (FUR) def. Nick Wingord (UTC) 7-6, 6-2
4. Ben Horst (FUR) def. Pablo Llebeili (UTC) 6-4, 7-5
5. Alex Steryous (FUR) def. Derrick Brown (UTC) 7-6, 6-2
6. Josh Pistorius (FUR) def. Paul LaHue (UTC) 6-0, 6-1
Chattanooga 4-10, 0-2 SoCon
Furman 6-7, 1-0 SoCon
Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (6,1,4,2,3,5)