BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union tennis dropped a couple of matches to visiting Campbellsville (Ky.) on Tuesday with the men falling 8-1 and the women 9-0.
Both the Union men and women are 0-3 on the year.
Men's Match - Campbellsville 8, Union 1
The Bulldogs faced a tough foe in the 24th-ranked Tigers. But while Union put up a valiant fight, Campbellsville was able to notch the 8-1 decision.
Union scored the match's first point in doubles play as Louis Molina (FR/Las Palmas of Canarias, Spain) and Eric Mikhlin (SO/Edgewater, N.J.) posted an 8-3 win. However, Campbellsville took the remaining two doubles matches by the scores of 8-0 and 8-1.
In singles play, Mikhlin came the closest at stealing a point as he fell 6-4, 6-2 to Parker Jones.
Women's Match - Campbellsville 9, Union 0
The 23rd-ranked Lady Tigers proved to be a strong opponent for the Bulldogs in recording the 9-0 decision.
Campbellsville swept the doubles matches by the scores of 8-1, 8-0 and 8-1.
Summer Manning (SO/Taylor Mill, Ky.) had the most success in singles play, yet she still fell 6-2, 6-1 to Megan Charity.
The Union squads return to action Friday when they face Tennessee Wesleyan in Appalachian Athletic Conference play. Match time is set for 3 p.m.