WATERVILLE, Maine - The Lyndon State men's tennis team earned its first victory of the season with an 8-1 North Atlantic Conference win over Thomas College.
In singles competition, Lyndon's Teddy Fournier (Enfield, Conn.) defeated Jeremy Cliff 6-2, 6-0 in the No. 1 matchup and the Terriers' Andre Giguere beat the Hornets' Mike Howard (Rocky Hill, Conn.) took the No. 2 match by a score of 6-4, 6-2. The Hornets' Matt Lentes (Holyoke, Mass.) topped Andrew Folan 6-2, 6-1 in No. 3 singles.
In No. 4 singles, LSC's Paul Thibault (Westfield, Mass.) beat Michael Kunkle 6-1, 6-1, while teammate Jeremiah Powell (Concord, Vt.) won a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 decision over Andrew Watt in No. 5 singles. Tyler Schofield (Middleboro, Mass.) closed out the singles matches by defeating Mike Morris 6-0, 6-3 in No. 6 singles.
In doubles play, Fournier and Howard defeated Cliff and Giguere 8-5; Lentes and Thibault beat Folan and Watt 8-3; and the team of Powell and Schofield topped Kunkle and Morris 8-1.