WINGATE, NC - The Belmont Abbey men's tennis team lost 8-1 at Wingate this afternoon, putting them at 1-2 this Spring. Wingate moved to 1-1.
Sophomore Grant Goldin provided the lone win for the Crusaders, as he earned the victory at #3 singles with scores of 7-6, 6-4. Goldin also teamed with Carlos Nolasco at #3 doubles, and the duo tied for the team's highest doubles score.
Freshman Zachary Blythe was also impressive, forcing his opponent at #4 singles into a tiebreaking set.
"We have Augusta University and USC-Aiken, our first nationally ranked opponents, scheduled for this Thursday and are looking forward to being tested again by another set of quality opponents."
The Crusaders will be back on the court Thursday when they visit Augusta and USC-Aiken.