No. 12 Mississippi Gulf Coast picked up two more wins Wednesday at the NJCAA Division I Men's Tennis Championship in Plano, Texas.
Evan Chubb (Fr, Biloxi/St. Patrick) needed a third-set tiebreaker to win his No. 4 singles quarterfinal match in the consolation draw. He teamed with Reid Cudd (So, Wiggins/Stone) to win at No. 3 doubles.
The Bulldogs have 9.5 points, a half-point behind Meridian. They have an opportunity to pick up four more wins for two total points over the next two days.
NJCAA Division I Men's Tennis Championship
Consolation draw quarterfinals
No. 3: Jordan George (SC-Sumter) def. John Murphy 6-4, 6-1
No. 4: Evan Chubb (MGCCC) def. Kai Tougas (Marion Military) 2-6, 6-2, 10-6
No. 6: Samuel Ghigiarelli (Jacksonville) def. Austin Moore (MGCCC) 6-4, 7-6 (2)
Consolation draw semifinals
No. 4: Evan Chubb (MGCCC) vs. Nicklaus Neal (SC-Sumter), 9:30 a.m.
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