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Co-Lin men’s tennis sweeps Hinds 9-0

CO-LIN MEDIA / NATALIE DAVIS / Co-Lin's Steve Del Cid wins in mens' singles action Thursday against Hinds.

CO-LIN MEDIA / NATALIE DAVIS / Co-Lin’s Steve Del Cid wins in mens’ singles action Thursday against Hinds.

WESSON – The Copiah-Lincoln Community College men’s shutout the Hinds Community College Eagles 9-0 in recent tennis action.

The Wolves dominated all of the doubles matches as Dwain Perkins and Will Pennington defeated Aaron Gray and Austin Pevey 8-4 at No. 1, Braxton Hinton and Drake Nelson beat Melvin McNair and Jesse Stevens 8-1 at No. 2, and Brandon Nettles and Coleman Carraway blanked Peder Bethea and Jamarcus Burns 8-0 at No. 3.

In singles action, Perkins blanked Gray 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1, Pennington defeated Pevey 6-4, 6-1 at No. 2, Hinton shutout Stevens 6-0, 6-0 at No. 3, Nettles beat McNair 6-4, 6-1 at No. 4, Nelson beat Bethea 6-2, 6-3 at No. 5, Carraway defeated Burns 6-0, 6-2 at No. 6 and Steve Del Cid beat Stevens 6-1, 6-3.

Co-Lin travels to Meridian on Thursday, April 2, beginning at 2 p.m.

Co-Lin 9, Hinds 0

Doubles: 

No. 1 Perkins/Pennington (CL) def. Gray/Pevey (Hinds) 8-4

No. 2 Hinton/Nelson (CL) def. McNair/Stevens (Hinds) 8-1

No. 3 Nettles/Carraway (CL) def. Bethea/Burns (Hinds) 8-0

Singles: 

No. 1 Dwain Perkins (CL) def. Aaron Gray (Hinds) 6-0, 6-0

No. 2. Will Pennington (CL) def. Austin Pevey 6-4, 6-1

No. 3 Braxton Hinton (CL) def. Jesse Stevens (Hinds) 6-0, 6-0

No. 4 Brandon Nettles (CL) def. Melvin McNair (Hinds) 6-4, 6-1

No. 5 Drake Nelson (CL) def. Peder Bethea (Hinds) 6-2, 6-3

No. 6 Coleman Carraway (CL) def. Jamarcus Burns (Hinds) 6-0, 6-2

Steve Del Cid (CL) def. Jesse Stevens (Hinds) 6-1, 6-3