Hurricanes drop opener at Division I Mercer

Hurricanes drop opener at Division I Mercer

The Georgia Southwestern men's tennis team fell short in their season opener with a 7-0 loss to Division I foe Mercer University.  



The Georgia Southwestern men's tennis team fell to Mercer, 7-0, in a non-confence matchup in Macon on Sunday. 

The Hurricanes (0-1, 0-0 PBC) fell behind 1-0 after doubles action and were swept in the singles matches with the Bears. 

Southwestern's Matt Vansant took his opponent, Peter Tauchner to a tie-breaker in the second set of his No. 2 singles match. Tauchner defeated Vansant 6-0, 7-6 (3). 

Southwestern is back in action on Thursday (2/10) with a 2 p.m. match at Valdosta State.