N.C. Wesleyan Wins USA South Men's Tennis Tournament Title

N.C. Wesleyan Wins USA South Men's Tennis Tournament Title

(LaGRANGE, GA) - The 2018 USA South Men's Tennis Tournament concluded on Saturday, April 15 with East top-seed N.C. Wesleyan taking home the championship. The Bishops defeated East second-seed Methodist, 5-0, to earn their tenth consecutive championship.

At the number-three singles and number-two doubles positions for N.C. Wesleyan, JD Telles won each of the four matches he was a part of during the tournament and thus collected Most Valuable Player honors for the event.

Men's Tennis Tournament Website
Men's Tennis Bracket
Spring Sports Festival Website


Ioannis Brokakis, N.C. Wesleyan
Trent Harner, Methodist
Aditya Iyer, N.C. Wesleyan
Sebastian Sikh, N.C. Wesleyan
JD Tellas, N.C. Wesleyan (MVP)
Hayden Wilfong, Methodist

Men's Tennis Tournament Schedule (all times EST)
(all matches played at either LaGrange College or McCluskey Tennis Center)

First Round - Friday, April 13
Match #1: East #3-Averett - 7   West #2-Piedmont - 2 (LaGrange)
Match #2: West #3-LaGrange - 2   East #2-Methodist - 7 (McCluskey)

Semifinals - Saturday, April 14
East #3-Averett - 0   East #1-N.C. Wesleyan - 9 - (McCluskey)
East #2-Methodist - 5   West #1-Covenant - 4 - (LaGrange)

Finals - Sunday, April 15
East #1-N.C. Wesleyan - 5   East #2-Methodist - 0 (Georgia Tech Indoor Courts)