MOUNT BERRY, Ga. - The Sewanee men's team, ranked 20th in the country, completed its sixth consecutive Southern Athletic Association Men's Tennis regular season championship with an 8-1 victory over Berry College on Saturday.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (18-4, 6-0) 8, Berry (7-8, 2-4) 1
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The Tigers swept doubles play with 8-5 wins at the No. 1 and No. 2 position.
-In singles, Andres Carro had some trouble with Chase Gooding, but the sophomore won 6-3, 6-4 at the No. 2 slot.
-Ryan Olps went to a tie break with Ryan Miner, but the Vikings claimed the point to avoid the shutout.
1. Jack Gray (SEWANEE) def. Matthew Blakely (BCM) 6-1, 6-1
2. Andres Carro (SEWANEE) def. Chase Gooding (BCM) 6-3, 6-4
3. Ryan Miner (BCM) def. Ryan Olps (SEWANEE) 7-5, 4-6, 1-0 (7-0)
4. Alejandro Becker (SEWANEE) def. Jordan Crance (BCM) 6-3, 6-3
5. Fletcher Kerr (SEWANEE) def. Clay Jones (BCM) 6-1, 6-3
6. Dane Hawthorne (SEWANEE) def. Jonas Frank (BCM) 6-3, 6-2
1. Jack Gray/Hayden Loeb (SEWANEE) def. Matthew Blakely/Chase Gooding (BCM) 8-5
2. Andres Carro/Jordan Brewer (SEWANEE) def. Ryan Miner/Jordan Crance (BCM) 8-5
3. Jack Metzger/Alejandro Becker (SEWANEE) def. Matt Johnson/Clay Jones (BCM) 8-3
Sewanee will travel to Atlanta to take on top-ranked Emory on Sunday.