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Guilford Prevails in 5-4 Thriller

Grayson Burns
Grayson Burns

Guilford College defeated Hampden-Sydney Tennis in a 5-4 thriller on Friday afternoon.

THE BASICS

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Grayson Burns and Levy Young rolled to an 8-0 win at #3 doubles.
  • Following an 8-4 loss at the #2 doubles flight, Matthew Moody and Michael Moody picked up an 8-6 victory to give the Tigers a 2-1 lead heading into singles action
  • Clark Cummings had little problem in solo play, taking a 6-1, 6-0 win at #5
  • Guilford earned the next three victories at #2, #4, and #4 to jump ahead 4-3, but Burns tied the match at 4-4 behind a 6-3, 6-1 performance at #6
  • Guilford would then win the match at the #1 spot by a score of 6-2, 7-6 (4)

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