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No. 5 Bearcats set to participate in City of Florence Invitational

No. 5 Bearcats set to participate in City of Florence Invitational

FLORENCE, S.C. – The No. 5-ranked Lander men's tennis team looks to defend its title this weekend at the City of Florence Invitational. 

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STORYLINES

• Lander (1-0) won the tournament title last year, defeating Wingate in the championship match. 

• The Bearcats will face Bluefield College at 2:00 p.m. on Friday before playing at 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. 

• Lander opened the season with a 7-0 shutout victory over Southern Wesleyan on Tuesday. 

• The Bearcats won all 12 sets played against the Warriors. 

• Lander have won 13 of its last 15 matches away from home. 

• Philippe Courteau picked up a singles and doubles point for the Bearcats on Tuesday.