Starting with a match on February 19, the men’s tennis team has posted a record of 1-4 with them winning their first match against Milligan College.
UVa-Wise was able to narrowly beat Milligan College by a score of 5-4 on February 19. Andrii Rutnytskyi, Christopher Armistead and Josh McFadden each picked up a singles victory in the match. Rutnytskyi and Viktor Tunnikov and Armistead/McFadden each picked up their respective doubles victories.
On February 26, the Cavs would be shutout against Lincoln Memorial University as they lost the match 9-0. Wise’s woes continued as they dropped their next match 1-8 against Davis & Elkins. Armistead picked up the only victory in the match in a singles win.
The losing streak wore on with a loss on March 18 to the University of Pikeville by a score of 2-7. Daniel Laughlin notched a win in his singles match and proceeded to team up with John Hamilton to win their doubles match for the Cavs only two wins.
UVa-Wise’s next match will be on March 24 against the University of Charleston in Wise, Va.