March 4, 2010

Saints Drop Tough Match to Visiting Tigers

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University men’s tennis team fell 6-3 to visiting West Alabama Thursday afternoon in non-conference play.

The Saints fall to 0-6 on the season, while the Tigers improve to 7-3.

The North Georgia men’s tennis team will return to action Saturday afternoon playing host to Peach Belt opponent Georgia Southwestern with first serve is set for 2:00 p.m.

Singles competition
1. Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) def. Alvaro De Le Torre (UWA-M) 6-0, 6-3
2. Juan Felipe Tellez (UWA-M) def. Daniel Aquilon (NGCSUM) 6-4, 7-6 (7-1)
3. James Gardner (UWA-M) def. Grant Partrick (NGCSUM) 6-7 (3-7), 6-4, 6-0
4. Damish Ahmad (UWA-M) def. Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) 6-3, 6-0
5. Lucas Cruz (UWA-M) def. Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) 7-5, 7-5
6. Lucas Nunes (UWA-M) def. Andy McMaster (NGCSUM) 6-2, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Grant Partrick/Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) def. Lucas Cruz/Damish Ahmad (UWA-M) 8-6
2. Daniel Aquilon/Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) def. Alvaro De Le Torre/Wes Taylor (UWA-M) 8-2
3. James Gardner/Juan Felipe Tellez (UWA-M) def. Adrien Saulais/Parker LaSure (NGCSUM) 8-5

Match Notes
University of West Alabama 7-3
North Georgia 0-6