Men's Tennis: Raiders Top Nazareth

Robert Cross (Photo by: Emily Swisher)
Robert Cross (Photo by: Emily Swisher)

HILTON HEAD, S.C. - The Mount Union men's tennis team defeated Nazareth (N.Y.) 7-2 Thursday afternoon at the Hilton Head Beach & Tennis Club.

Leading the Purple Raiders (4-3) was senior Robert Cross (North Canton / Hoover) with wins at No. 1 doubles with senior Zach Teffner (Cortland / Lakeview), 8-2, and No. 1 singles 6-0, 6-1.

Other wins came from senior Jacob Barton (Madison) at No. 2 singles, Teffner at No. 3 singles, and junior Justin Kelley (Uniontown / Lake) at No. 4 singles. in doubles competition Kelley and Barton also grabbed an 8-2 win at No. 2.

The Raider continue play in Hilton Head, S.C. at 1 p.m. taking on FDU-Florham.