Men's Tennis Falls in Spring Break Finale

Alexander Cocolas lost a close match against Shepherd in South Carolina
Alexander Cocolas lost a close match against Shepherd in South Carolina

Nicholas Meale and Alexander Cocolas had the two closest matches for the Susquehanna University Men's Tennis team as the River Hawks dropped a 9-0 decision to Shepherd in the final match of the Spring Training trip to Hilton Head, South Carolina.

Meale dropped a close match at No. 4 singles. He recovered from a 6-0 loss in the opening set and then posted a 6-3 win in the second set to force the tie breaker. In the final set, Meale was downed by an 11-9 score. Cocolas lost 6-4 and 6-1 at No. 3 singles.

The River Hawks return home and will next play in the Landmark Conference opener March 26 at home against Catholic.