MCC Tennis Defeats East Central

MCC Tennis Defeats East Central

The Meridian Community College Tennis teams picked up wins Tuesday over East Central Community College. The Eagle men defeated the Warriors 8-1, while the Lady Eagles won 7-2. With these wins the men improve to 4-1 while the women improved to 4-2. Both teams are currently holding a national ranking. The men are currently ranked 20th and the women are ranked 23rd.

The results for the women are as follows:

S1: Kennedy Rodriguez (MCC) def. Gabriella Gomez 6-0, 6-2
S2: Zoe Freke (MCC) def. Alex Tindall 6-2, 6-1
S3: Elisiva Latu (MCC) def. Josie Hurst 6-0, 6-1
S4: Rachel VanHorn (MCC) def. Ali Grace Walker 6-2, 6-2
S5: Amber Wascomb (MCC) def. Bethany Wellerman 7-5, 0-6, 1-0(7)
S6: Kayla Baucum def. Sophia Calderon (MCC) 6-1, 6-1
D1: Zoe Freke / Elisiva Latu (MCC) def. Ali Grace Walker / Josie Hurst 8-1
D2: Kennedy Rodriguez / Rachel VanHorn (MCC) def. Gabriella Gomez / Kayla Baucum 8-3
D3: Bethany Wellerman / Alex Tindall def. Amber Wascomb / Sophia Calderon (MCC) 8-3

The results for the men are as follows:

S1: Marko Puric (MCC) def. Chris Lawrence 7-5, 6-1
S2: Chase Rigdon (MCC) def. Isaac Santitto 6-2, 6-4
S3: Max Mauney (MCC) def. Dylan Barnett 6-0, 6-4
S4: Ethan Clopton (MCC) def. Isaac Keen 6-1, 6-1
S5: Guillermo Martin Tunon (MCC) def. Will Ladner 6-0, 6-1
S6: Michael Phillips (MCC)def. Peyton Chaney 6-1, 6-3
D1: Chris Lawrence / Isaac Santitto def. Marko Puric / Max Mauney (MCC) 8-4
D2: Chase Rigdon / Ethan Clopton (MCC) def. Peyton Chaney / Dylan Barnett 8-4
D3: Guillermo Martin Tunon / Michael Phillips (MCC) def. Will Ladner / Dominic Donaldson 8-1


The Eagles will return to the court Friday. They will host Jones College, at Northeast Park, at 2:00.