After competing against non-conference foes, the Barton Community College men's tennis team took on conference member Cowley College Tuesday. Playing the match in Hesston, Kansas, the Cougars lost the match 8-1 to the Tigers. Taking a couple weeks from competition, the Cougars next meet will be March 26 in Liberal to take on the nationally ranked Seward County Community College Saints. First serve scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
Once again the duo of Samuel Araujo and Rafael Sequeira notched the Cougars lone victory of the day coming in the No. 1 doubles. The 3-1 Araujo and Sequeira combo rallied twice from behind to knock off the Tigers' Jack Busby and Josh Coleman 8-6.