Men's Tennis: Piedmont edges Panthers in USA South match

Men's Tennis: Piedmont edges Panthers in USA South match

The LaGrange men's tennis team lost 6-3 to visiting Piedmont on Friday in a USA South match. The Panthers are now 10-6 overall and 3-4 in conference play.

LC won two of the three doubles matches to go up 2-1. But the Lions won five of the six singles matches to take the win. John Mitchell Benton won 6-4, 6-0 in his #4 singles match. Mitchell Corley lost a close match at #1 singles and Lance Shealy fell in three sets at #3 singles.

The Panthers host Covenant in a USA South match Saturday. Senior Drew Cantrell will be honored before the match.


1.  Mitchell Corley/Will Thompson (LCM) def. Nathan Metzger/Jackson Hill (PCM) 8-6
2.  Lance Shealy/John Mitchell Benton (LCM) def. Robbie Werner/Bryan Barnett (PCM) 8-4
3.  Harrison LaBollita/Kanler Cumbass (PCM) def. Drew Cantrell/Thatcher Alu (LCM) 8-2

1.  Nathan Metzger (PCM) def. Mitchell Corley (LCM) 7-5, 7-5
2.  Jackson Hill (PCM) def. Will Thompson (LCM) 6-4, 6-3
3.  Andrew Chitty (PCM) def. Lance Shealy (LCM) 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
4.  John Mitchell Benton (LCM) def. Kanler Cumbass (PCM) 6-4, 6-0
5.  Harrison LaBollita (PCM) def. Drew Cantrell (LCM) 6-0, 6-0
6.  Robbie Werner (PCM) def. Thatcher Alu (LCM) 6-0, 6-2

Dalton Patterson (PCM) def. Jacob Brenyo (LCM) 8-0