The Foresters opened their season with an 8-1 loss to visiting Grace College. HC's lone win came at #2 doubles where the team of Mitchell McDonald and Brian Lambright defeated Brandon Conley and Matt Blevins, 8-6. The best singles match of the day came at #2 singles where McDonald lost a tough three-set match in three tie-breakers, 7-6, 6-7, 7-6. "I was disappointed in the final score, but I saw some good things today, "said Coach Turner. "Several of our singles matches and all of our doubles matches were very winnable."