March 17, 2010

Bison Herd Saints 5-1 in Hilton Head Match

HILTON HEAD, SC – The North Georgia men’s tennis dropped their final match of their three-match swing in South Carolina on Wednesday morning, falling 5-1 to Division I Bucknell University in non-conference action.

The Saints forced four tie breakers, but Adrien Saulais picked-up the Saints only point at the number five singles in a 10-point tie breaker over Bison Gregory Maxson.

The Saints dropped all three matches for the week, falling to 1-10 overall on the season, while the Bucknell Bison win their second match of the season, improving to 2-8 on the year.

North Georgia returns to action on Saturday afternoon, playing host to the Pacers of USC Aiken with first serve set for 2:30 p.m. in Dahlonega. The Saints will then turn around on Sunday and welcome in-state rival Augusta State to town for another PBC matchup. Start time for Sunday’s battle is tabbed for 1:00 p.m.

Bucknell University 5, North Georgia 1
Mar 17, 2010 at Hilton Head, SC

Singles competition
1. Anton Kovic (BU) def. Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 6-7, 7-6, 10-4
2. Gregg Cohenca (BU) def. Daniel Aquilon (NGCSUM) 6-3, 6-7, 10-2
3. Josh Katten (BU) def. Grant Partrick (NGCSUM) 4-6, 6-3, 10-2
4. Kelly Morque (BU) def. Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-1
5. Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) def. Gregory Maxson (BU) 7-5, 4-6, 10-8
6. Zach Hascoe (BU) def. Andy McMaster (NGCSUM) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles competition
1. Luciano Paes Neto/Daniel Aquilon (NGCSUM) vs. Anton Kovic/Kelly Morque (BU) 4-5, unfinished
2. Grant Partrick/Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) vs. Gregg Cohenca/Zach Hascoe (BU) 3-4, unfinished
3. Parker LaSure/Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) vs. Josh Katten/Clark Bogle (BU) 5-6, unfinished