University Of Findlay Defeats Dalton State Men, 8-1

Friday, March 7, 2014 - by Bob Beavers

Hilton Head, SC – The Dalton State men’s tennis team fell to 8-3 with a loss to the University of Findlay (OH) Thursday night into Friday morning.

A long night at the indoor courts at Hilton Head Island was made even more so for the Roadrunners by the 8-1 outcome.

Juan Pablo Arguello posted the only Dalton win with a victory, at number six singles, over Connor Majdalani, 5-7, 6-3, and 10-6.


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