Men’s tennis team earns its second straight win

Ryan Micklin

After earning a 9-0 victory over Tougaloo College on Feb. 27, the men’s tennis team wrapped up their time in Mississippi as they traveled to take on Millsaps College.

After dropping the first doubles match, Loyola responded by winning the next two matches. The duo of Maxime Rumeau and Sean Presti won the Wolf Pack’s first match of the afternoon with a 8-1 victory at second doubles.

The tandem of Ricardo Mercado and David Mayhall capped off doubles action with an 8-5 victory to put Loyola up 2-1 heading in to singles action.

Following two-straight single losses, the Wolf Pack put together three-straight singles wins to earn the 5-4 victory on the road.

The Wolf Pack return to the City Park Tennis Center on Sat., March 5, where they will play against Louisiana College at 1 p.m.