PERKINSTON — The Mississippi Gulf Coast men's team cruised to an 8-1 victory Thursday over Coastal Alabama-South at the MGCCC Tennis Complex.
The Bulldogs swept the three doubles matches to set up the big afternoon. Travis Bell (So, Jackson/Calloway) and Austin Vos (Fr, Perth, Australia/Applecross) won 8-2 at No. 1 doubles, with John Murphy (So, Mobile, Ala./McGill-Toolen) and Noah Rowell (So, Wiggins/Stone) winning No. 2 doubles by the same score. Evan Chubb (Fr, Biloxi/St. Patrick) and Reid Cudd (So, Wiggins/Stone) dropped only four games at No. 3.
Bell, Voss, Murphy, Chubb and Austin Moore (So, Petal/Petal) won their singles matches.
Gulf Coast (3-0) returns to action Friday when the Bulldogs travel to Hanceville to take on Wallace State. They stay overnight to play Gadsden State on Saturday.
Team: MGCCC 8, Coastal Alabama 1
No. 1: Bell (GC) def. Barrett 6-0, 6-1
No. 2: Vos (GC) def. Stokes 6-2, 6-4
No. 3: Murphy (GC) def. Beadlescomb 6-1, 6-0
No. 4: Osbourne 6-1 (CA) def. Rowell, 6-2
No. 5: Chubb (GC) def. Shaw 6-2, 6-1
No. 6: Moore (GC) def. Lyons 7-6 (7-0), 6-3
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