Men's Tennis Drops Spring Opener to King

Men's Tennis Drops Spring Opener to King


Score: King 7, Emerson 2

Records: Emerson Lions (1-6) ; King (Pa.) (4-2)

Location: Kissimmee, Fla.

Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018 



  • The Lions won two of the six singles matches on the day.
  • Dan Okin (Amagansett, N.Y.) defeated Nathan Carl 6-2 in the first set. Carl was forced to retire in the second set giving Okin the win.
  • Thomas McCorkle (Mathews, N.C). face off against Terry Briggs.  McCorkle and Briggs split the first two sets, with McCorkle winning the first 6-1 and Briggs winning the second 4-6.
  • McCorkle took the final set 10-4 over Briggs.
  • In doubles, the Lions fell in all three matches.
  • Nathan Carl and Tyler Millan defeated Dan Okin and Brock Highley (Bedford, N.H.) 8-6 in the first set.  Thomas McCorkle and Dylan Freedman ( fell 8-4 and Shawn Lee (Newport Coastt, Calif.) and Pedro Deps fell 8-0.


  • Emerson takes on Oglethorpe in Florida on Monday, March 5th.