February 8, 2010

Men's Tennis Drop Season Opener at Georgia State

ATLANTA, GA – North Georgia College and State University men’s tennis team fell 7-0 in their season opener at Georgia State University (4-1) Sunday afternoon in non-conference action. 

Grant Partrick and Adrien Saulias picked up an 8-7 victory in the number one doubles spot, but Georgia State’s victories in the number two and three doubles spots won them the doubles point.

The Saints return to action Monday, February 8, at 1:00 p.m. hosting Mercer University (2-1) for their second straight Division I opponent to open the season.



Singles competition
1. Victor Valente (GSUM) def. Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 6-4, 6-2
2. Calvin Kemp (GSUM) def. Daniel Aquilon (NGCSUM) 6-0, 6-0
3. Lucas Santana (GSUM) def. Grant Partrick (NGCSUM) 6-3, 6-4
4. Jackson Moore (GSUM) def. Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-2
5. Henri Mangin (GSUM) def. Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-1
6. Juan Pablo Gutierrez (GSUM) def. Andy McMaster (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Grant Partrick/Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) def. Lucas Santana/Victor Valente (GSUM) 8-7 (10-4)
2. Trenton Spinks/Calvin Kemp (GSUM) def. Daniel Aquilon/Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 8-2
3. Juan Pablo Gutierrez/William Adeimy (GSUM) def. Brandon Sloan/Parker LaSure (NGCSUM) 8-1

Match Notes
North Georgia 0-1
Georgia State University 4-1