Blythe Gets Seventh Singles Win; Abbey Beats NGU 5-2

Blythe Gets Seventh Singles Win; Abbey Beats NGU 5-2

BELMONT, N.C. - Zachary Blythe earned his seventh singles victory in conference play, and the Belmont Abbey Men's Tennis team earned a 5-2 victory over North Greenville this afternoon.  With the win, The Abbey improves to 12-12 on the year, including 6-2 in conference play.  North Greenville is now 4-16 overall, and 2-7 against Conference Carolinas opponents.

How it Happened

  • In doubles play, Henrique Leal teamed up with Mike Nguyen to earned a 6-2 win at #3
  • Zachary Blythe earned a 7-6, 3-0 victory at #1 singles, to improve his singles record to 7-1 against Conference Carolinas opponents
  • George Barfoot earned a quick 6-1, 6-2 victory at #2 singles, also upping his singles record in conference to 7-1
  • Christopher Hansen also got a quick victory, winning 6-1, 6-1 at #5 singles.  He is now 7-0 this year in Conference Carolinas play

Belmont Abbey 5, North Greenville 2

SINGLES

1. Zachary Blythe (BAC) def. Pierre Bedard (NGU) 7-6(5), 3-0
2. George Barfoot (BAC) def. Robin Van Der Heijden (NGU) 6-1, 6-2
3. Yannis Moulod (NGU) def. Kent Shiell (BAC) 7-5, 3-6, 1-0(8)
4. Bailey Horne (BAC) def. Kaey-Den Tan (NGU) 6-0, 6-2
5. Christopher Hansen (BAC) def. Giacomo Garini (NGU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Carlos Nolasco (BAC) def. Francisco Tico (NGU) 6-2, 5-7, 6-2

DOUBLES

1. Pierre Bedard / Robin Van Der Heijden (NGU) def. George Barfoot / Christopher Hansen (BAC) 6-0
2. Yannis Moulod / Kaey-Den Tan (NGU) def. Tomas Pardo / Michal Rapsik (BAC) 6-4
3. Henrique Leal / Mike Nguyen (BAC) def. Giacomo Garini / Francisco Tico (NGU) 6-2

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will wrap its regular season on Wednesday, when it visits Mount Olive for a 2 p.m. match.