With four singles wins and a pair of doubles victories, the visiting Webb City Cardinals beat the Monett Cubs 6-3 in a tennis encounter at Monett North Park yesterday.
Monett dropped to one win against two defeats on the spring.
Picking up singles victories for Monett were Colt Moller over Chase Dilworth 9-8, and Al Dohmen over Takahito Niina 8-0.
Losing in singles play were Sean Medlin to Ryan Miller 0-8, Johannes Eisenhardt to Caleb Shoemake 7-9, Drew Williams to Adam Miller 5-8 and Michael Kean to Autin Webber 2-8.
The doubles team of Medlin and Dohmen for Monett defeated Webber and Niina by a 9-8 score.
Defeated in doubles action were Eisenhardt and Moller by Ryan Miller and Shoemake 2-8, and Williams and Kean by Dilworth and Adam Miller 2-8.
In exhibition singles action, Mike Barnes posted a 6-2 win. In junior varsity doubles play, Taylor Petersen and Barnes as well as Andres DeLeon and Neshai Osmani logged victories.
Monett will next be in action April 14 at Nixa.