WATERVILLE, Maine – The Lyndon State College men's tennis team dropped a conference match at Thomas College Saturday afternoon, 9-0.
The Terriers (8-7, 5-1 NAC East) jumped out to a 3-0 lead after sweeping doubles play. Small and sophomore Zachary Disch defeated Trevor Updike (Newburyport, Mass.) and Jake LaCerda (Gray, Maine), 8-3, at the top doubles position, freshmen Nathan Philbrook and Ross Munn topped Mike Sigsbury (Pownal, Vt.) and Dominick Agresta (Barnegat, N.J.), 8-2, at the No. 2 spot, and Mora and Greco shut out Dereck Kalnicki (Norton, Mass.) and Ben Park (Colchester, Vt.), 8-0, at the third spot.
In singles play, Small, Philbrook and Greco all posted 6-0, 6-0 shutouts at first, fifth and sixth singles, respectively. Disch added a 6-3, 6-1 win over Sigsbury at the No. 2 spot, Mora topped Agresta, 6-2, 6-0, at third singles and Munn topped LaCerda at fourth singles by a 6-1, 6-1 result.
The Terriers locked up the No. 2 seed in the North Atlantic Conference East Division Tournament with the win.
The Hornets (2-9, 1-4) host Green Mountain College Sunday at 1:00 p.m. for the last match of the season.