BLUEFIELD, WV – Shaw University's two-match winning streak was snapped by Bluefield State College on Tuesday afternoon, as the Bears suffered a 5-0 defeat on the road.
The Bears (2-6) trailed 3-0 after doubles competition. At the No. 1 doubles, freshman Oscar Del Granado (Santa Cruz, Bolivia) and junior Ngonidzashe Makambwa (Mabelreign Harare, Zimbabwe) fell 8-4 while junior Daniel Ac (Kikinda, Serbia) and sophomore Destiny Udofe (Brampton, ON) dropped a 8-1 decision at the No. 2 doubles.
Sophomore Enrico Baldon (Sao Paulo, Brazil) and junior Junior Babalola-Davies (London) fell 8-1 at the No. 3 doubles. In singles, the Bears were defeated at No. 4 and No. 5 singles as the Blues (7-3) came away with the win over Shaw.
Shaw was scheduled to play Bluefield College today at 11 a.m. No results have been reported as of yet. Please check back at www.shawbears.com for future results and game recap.
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