A tough early season for the Gordon Lee tennis teams continued on Thursday as both the Trojans and Lady Trojans fell to visiting Northwest Whitfield.
The Trojans (0-4) won the first two singles matches, but gave up a pair of forfeits in a 3-2 loss.
Joseph Looney beat Jacob Fredrickson, 8-2, at No. 1 singles, and Jonathan Bettis got past Troy Poe, 8-6, at No. 2 singles.
But Gordon Lee was forced to forfeit at No. 3 singles and No. 2 doubles, and the Bruins took the match as the team of Thomas Blackwell and Chris Brown beat Logan Davis and Chandler Steele, 8-1.
The Lady Trojans also dropped to 0-4 with a 3-2 defeat.
Gordon Lee also won the first two singles matches. Madison Hilley doubled up Emma Jones, 8-4, at No. 1 singles, and Katie Barger beat Gracie Cansler, 8-5, at No. 2 singles.
However, Sara Richards handed Bonnie Hankins an 8-0 loss at No. 3 singles, and the Lady Bruins swept the doubles matches. Sydney and Alli Wagner beat Sara Clayton and Katherine Chambers, 8-2, while the team of Halley Henderson and Valerie White got past Tori McElhaney and Sara Holcomb, 8-4.
Gordon Lee is slated to play at Ridgeland today.