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Fri, Feb. 21, 2014 - [Men's Tennis]

Emmanuel College Sports Information Department

MOBILE, Ala.---The Emmanuel College men's tennis team posted a 6-3 win over Loyola University on Friday morning during the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference College Round Up at the Copeland-Cox Tennis Center in Mobile, Alabama.

The Lions took two of the three doubles matches behind the teams of Pasha Zinchenko and Joaquin Marshall with a 8-4 win over Federico Mercado and David Mayhall and David Forehand and Hayden Black defeating Tony Benjamin and Francisco Guayasamin 9-8 (7-2). Loyola's double point was posted by the No. 2 team of Eduardo Garcia and Trivesh Singh 1-8.

The order of finish in singles were: No. 6 Hayden Black loss to Tony Benjamin 0-6, 0-6; No. 5 David Forehand defeated Eduardo Garcia 6-1, 6-0; No. 4 Cody Norris beat Francisco Guayasamin; No. 3 Austin Spivey lost to David Mayhall 4-6, 2-6; No. 2 Joaquin Marshall over Federico Mercado 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 and No. 1 Pasha Zinchenko over Trivesh Singh 7-6(3), 4-6, 6-1.

Emmanuel will next face Belhaven University at 3:30 p.m. in round two of the tournament.