Missing two of the top four players, the Estherville Lincoln Central boys' tennis team struggled in a 9-0 loss to Spencer on Friday.
In singles play, John Reisner lost 10-0 to Michael Gabhart; Levi Jensen lost 10-0 to Jordon Plueger; Tim Soper lost 10-0 to Alex Kaldahl; Jacob Olson lost 10-2 to Brady Plueger; Brandon Sharar lost 10-0 to Jack O'Hara and Kyle Marks lost 10-0 to Sean McCord.
In doubles, Reisner and Soper lost 10-2 to Gabhart and Plueger; Jensen and Olson lost 10-1 to Kaldahl and Plueger; and Sharar and Marks lost 10-0 to O'Hara and McCord.
In exhibition play, Jose Rodriguez lost 8-2 to Brett Hawley and Koby Schubert lost 8-2 to Teddy Luong. In doubles, Rodriguez and Schubert lost 6-2.
ELC travels to Storm Lake today for the Lakes Conference Tournament.