The No. 20 ranked Hinds Community College men’s tennis team heftily defeated Jones College 8-1 on the tennis courts of Mississippi College yesterday afternoon (Feb. 20).
No. 15 Carlos Trujillo and Mateo Garcia got the Eagles on the board with an 8-2 victory on court #1 doubles. Eric Holmes and Drew Rexrode then earned their first regional doubles victory with an 8-3 win on court #3.
The Eagles then swept all six singles matches to solidify the 8-1 victory.
Below are the results from the singles matches.
1. #39 Carlos Trujillo W (6-3, 6-2)
2. Mateo Garcia W (6-4, 6-2)
3. Eric Holmes W (6-2, 6-4)
4. Bryce Livingston W (3-6, 6-2, (10-6 TB)
5. Chris Adams W (6-2, 4-6, (10-5 TB)
6. Drew Rexrode W (6-2, 3-6, (10-5 TB)
The No. 20 Eagles will be back in action this Friday, February 22 when they take on Copiah-Lincoln Community College on the road in Wesson. The match is set to start at 2 p.m.
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