Men's Tennis Early Lead Can't Hold Off South Alabama
MOBILE, Ala. - Despite winning doubles at South Alabama, Southern Miss men's tennis can't hold lead and fall 4-3 in Mobile.
Chung Han Tsai and Wen-Po Tseng remain perfect in doubles play defeating Gingras and Modica 6-4 on court 2. The pair are undefeated (4-0). Tom Cecchetto and Mieszko Kwasniewski improve to 5-1 after Saturday's 7-6 win.
South Alabama took a 3-1 lead after wins on court 1, 2 and 3. Teeradon Tortrakul's loss on court 2 was his first loss of the season.
Tseng cut the lead to 3-2 even after dropping the first set on court 4. Tseng remains undefeated in both singles and doubles play after his 1-6, 7-5, 6-2 win.
Jorman Reyes was also forced to three sets but won and tied the match at 3. Mikhail Esipov lost his first match of the season in a 7-5, 2-6, 2-6 finish.
Southern Miss is now 4-2 on the season. The Golden Eagles return home next Saturday, Feb. 24 to host Samford at 11 a.m.