The LaGrange men’s tennis team was fourth in the 2018 USA South West Division preseason poll. The Panthers are coming off a 10-7 season where they were 4-3 in USA South matches.
LC returns senior Mitchell Corley, junior John Mitchell Benton, and sophomore Will Thompson. Corley was 10-7 at No. 1 singles and was name to the first team West Division. Thompson also was 10-7 at No. 2 singles and was an honorable mention selection to the West Division team. Coach Matt Donnett, in his ninth season. has 12 newcomers on the roster. Freshman Trevor McLemore was 5-0 during the fall schedule.
Covenant College was chosen as the West Division leader. Last spring, the Scots claimed a share of the USA South West Division regular season championship. Covenant received 22 total points and four first place votes in the preseason poll. Placing second in the poll