Monarchs Blank Men's Tennis

BURLINGTON, N.C. - No. 4 Methodist University ended No. 5 Shenandoah's men's tennis season with a 9-0 victory Friday morning in the USA South Conference Tournament quarterfinals.

Methodist (14-6) took a 3-0 lead after the doubles portion and then eliminated the Hornets (6-10) by winning the six singles matches in straight sets.

Michael Milanov had the closest match for SU, losing 6-4, 6-1 at No. 1 singles to Matthew Taylor.

Milanov also combined with Dustan DeMello to lose 8-4 in the top doubles match.

The final two singles matches, at Nos. 5 and 6, were played as a pro-set because the result was clinched.