By Hunter Chovanec, Sports Information Student Assistant
Franklin, Ind. - The Alma College men's tennis team dropped its spring season opener at Franklin College (IN) on Saturday (Feb. 22) by a final score of 7-2.
The Scots had one singles and one doubles victory. Seniors Brandon Ralston (Cadillac, Mich. / Cadillac) and Brett Reuter (Armada, Mich. / Armada) teamed up to win a nailbiter 8-7. Alma's lone singles victory came from Ralston. The senior would win the first set 6-4, before dropping the second set 6-1. In the tiebreaking third set, Ralston got the best of his Grizzly opponent, winning 10-6. Reuter also had a close singles match, but ultimately fell in the third and final set.
The Scots will be right back in action on Sunday (Feb. 23). They will travel to Bethel College (TN) for a 10:00 am match time.