#13 Bobcat Men’s Tennis Clips Concord, 6-0

Sophomore Ben Grunert
Sophomore Ben Grunert

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Surrendering just 10 total points on the day, the No. 13 Georgia College Men's Tennis team (6-2) beat Concord University (0-1) 6-0 Tuesday at the Centennial Center Tennis Facility.

The doubles point went to the Bobcats after wins in the first and second slots.

Robin Moller (Hamburg, Germany) and Matt Rogel (Sautron, France) teamed for a 6-1 win in the first slot over Alfonso Jimenez and Adam Katona. Noah Wallace (Grayson) and Cole Heller (Woodstock) paired for the first time, providing a shutout over Javier Lietor and Luis Soares. Moller and Rogel own the team's most doubles wins with a 6-2 mark.

Singles play continued the roll for the Bobcats, starting with a shutout in the first slot by Rogel over Katona. Next came a pair of 6-1 sets in a victory for Wallace over Jiminez. Wallace is tied for the team lead with seven singles wins. Heller managed the same score against Soares in the third slot.

Freshman Ben Grunert (Roswell) topped Adam Tolliver in fifth singles 6-1, 6-1, and Nathan Connelly (McDonough) closed the day with a 6-2, 6-1 victory against Lietor. Grunert stays undefeated in his rookie spring at 2-0.

GC Men's Tennis moves to 5-1 at home on the season.

The Bobcats are back in action tomorrow, March 13 at 3 p.m. playing host to Newberry College.

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