Jones Bobcat tennis teams blank Southwest

Jones Bobcat tennis teams blank Southwest

MCCOMB – The Jones College tennis teams posted a pair of 9-0 victories over Southwest Mississippi here Wednesday afternoon at Fernwood Country Club.

The No. 18 Lady Bobcats are now 13-1, while the No. 24 Jones men are 11-4.

The Bobcats host Meridian at 2 p.m. on Friday.

Southwest entertains Itawamba on Friday.

No. 18 Lady Bobcats 9, Southwest 0

The Lady Bobcats did not lose a set in singles play.

Mireia Jordan (Spain) beat Alli Smith in No. 1 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Ariadna Jordan downed Kim San in No. 2 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Danielle Viljoen (Jackson) defeated Megan White in No. 3 singles, 6-0, 6-0 and Kaitlyn Craig (Petal) beat Sarah Robinson in No. 4 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Dixie Lei Hodges (Laurel Christian School) and Judith Mills (Pontotoc) won No.'s 5 and 6 singles, respectively, by default.

Craig and Hodges beat Smith and San in No. 1 doubles, 8-1, and Viljoen and Mills defeated White and Robinson in No. 2 doubles, 8-2. Carley Cochran (Wayne County) and Sarah Der-Ballout (MSMS) won No. 3 doubles by default.

Southwest drops to 0-8-1.

No. 24 Bobcats 9, Southwest 0

Jordi Morey (Spain) and Noel Monsalve (Venezuela) beat Daniel Espinosa and Skyler Rasberry in No. 1 doubles, 8-5. Erich Fischer (Wesson) and Jacob Johnson (North Pike) defeated Matthew Phillips and Luke Morgan in No. 2 doubles, 8-1. James McWilliams (Northwest Rankin) and Cody Courtney (Florence) blanked Jexequiel Dela Cruz and Cullin Hendry in No. 3 doubles, 8-0.

Morey defeated Espinosa in No. 1 singles, 6-1, 6-0. Fischer blanked Rasberry in No. 2 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Johnson downed Phillips in No. 3 singles, 6-2, 6-2 and Courtney whipped Hendry in No. 4 singles, 6-0, 6-0. McWilliams shut out Luke Morgan in No. 5 singles, 6-0, 6-0 and Conner Henderson (Petal) defeated Dela Cruz in No. 6 singles, 6-3, 6-4.

Southwest falls to 1-8 on the season.