Scots lose heart breaker to Shawnee State, 5-4

Scots lose heart breaker to Shawnee State, 5-4

Maryville College fell in heart-breaking fashion on Saturday afternoon, as Shawnee State University took the non-conference match from the Scots, 5-4.

Daniel Silva and Marcos Escudero each swept competition in Saturday's bout, as the duo teamed up for a doubles win over CJ Burk and Nate Hinze. Silva and Escudero won that match 8-0, before both downed their singles competition foe.

Silva defeated Zach Colley, 6-0, 6-0, as Escudero matched him in a win over Hinze. The Scots only other victory on the day came from the doubles pair of Trevor Perry and Austin Smith.

Perry and Smith defeated Shane Hitchens and Colley, 8-3, in the third doubles slot.

Maryville plays host to Huntingdon College today at 11 a.m. for a reschedule USA South match.

The Scots host Johnson University with a 4 p.m. first serve on Tuesday, April 10. Maryville has only three matches remaining on the schedule with a postponed square off at Covenant College that has yet to be rescheduled.


Tennis Match Results

Shawnee State University vs Maryville College

Apr 07, 2018 at Knoxville, Tenn.


Shawnee State University 5, Maryville College 4

Singles competition:

1. Daniel Silva (MVCM) def. Zach Colley (SSUM) 6-0, 6-0

2. Marcos Escudero (MVCM) def. Nate Hinze (SSUM) 6-0, 6-0

3. Casper Nolte (SSUM) def. Mateus Coling (MVCM) 6-0, 6-2

4. CJ Burk (SSUM) def. Charles Russell (MVCM) 8-6

5. Matthew Bryant (SSUM) def. Trevor Perry (MVCM) 8-6

6. Shane Hitchens (SSUM) def. Cole Stinson (MVCM) 8-5


Doubles competition:

1. Daniel Silva/Marcos Escudero (MVCM) def. CJ Burk/Nate Hinze (SSUM) 8-0

2. Casper Nolte/Matthew Bryant (SSUM) def. Charles Russell/Cole Stinson (MVCM) 8-4

3. Trevor Perry/Austin Smith (MVCM) def. Shane Hitchens/Zach Colley (SSUM) 8-3


Match Notes:

Shawnee State University 3-12

Maryville College 5-16