BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern men's tennis team defeated Point University 6-3 Sunday afternoon in their first match in over two weeks. The Panthers swept doubles play en route to their third win this season. BSC is now 3-3 overall as a team.
Anthony Pellegrini (Huntsville, Ala./Huntsville HS) won his #3 singles match 6-4, 7-6. Jamie Bekaert (Johns Creek, Ga./Rivers Academy) and Lee Thompson (Boaz, Ala./Boaz HS) also picked up singles wins at the #4 and #5 positions. Bekaert won 6-3, 7-5, and Thompson finished first, taking his match winning 6-2, 6-4.
The Panthers remain at home for their next contest. They take on Spring Hill Saturday, March 18 at 2 p.m.