The UMBC men's tennis team dropped its spring opener, 6-1, at Old Dominion Sunday afternoon at the Folkes-Stevens Indoor Tennis Center.
Freshman Alex Drean provided a victory in his spring debut for the Retrievers, taking a 7-5, 6-7, 1-0 decision at No. 4 singles.
Senior Gauthier Berret also dropped a tough match at No. 3 singles, losing a narrow 6-7, 6-2, 10-5 decision to Jonas Kuwert.
In its next match, UMBC competes at Northern Colorado on Sat., Feb. 9.