Wildcats Come Up Short Against Emerson

Wildcats Come Up Short Against Emerson
PROVIDENCE, R.I.-  The men's tennis team battled it out against Emerson today, but fell to the Lions 5-4.
 
Records:
 
JWU: 1-2
EC: 2-1
 
Of Note:
 
The Wildcats got out to an early 2-1 lead after doubles. First-year Luke Nickerson and junior doubles partner Gianni Rodrigues fought for an 8-6 victory while sophomore doubles partners Steven Heizler and Will Lyons picked up an 8-1 win. 
Lyons increased the Wildcats lead to 3-1 after a 6-1, 6-0 win. Rodrigues extended the lead to 4-3 with a 6-0, 6-1 win, but it wouldn't be enough to earn JWU the victory. 
 
 
Next Up: 
 
The Wildcats will host Salve Regina next Sunday at Rhode Island College.