SATELLITE BEACH, Fla. – The Florida National University Men and Women’s tennis teams suffer loss 6-1 and 4-3 respectively by Florida Institute of Technology Sunday afternoon at the DESOTO TENNIS CENTER.
MEN’S RECAP – Florida National University 3-4 Florida Institute of Technology
DOUBLE’S (FNU 0, FIT 1)
James Finnigan & Jack Clark (FIT) defeated Joaquin Rodriguez and Tim Oppermann (FNU) 6-1.
Jamison Burch & Tjimon Louisy(FIT) defeated Geronimo Vivero & Umberto Particelli(FNU) 7-6 (7-1)
Kleanthis Zisis & Maciej Sobolewski (FIT) defeated Franco Minoldo and Fabrizio Tormen (FNU) 7-5.
SINGLE’S (FNU 3, FIT 3)
Felipe Barbosa (SU) defeated Joaquin Rodriguez (FNU) 3-0, Retired.
Geronimo Vivero (FNU) defeated Santiago Haas (SU) 6-2, 6-4.
Lucca Marcheschi (SU) defeated Nicolas Lopez (FNU) 6-1, 6-0,
Enrique Martinez (SU) defeated Franco Minoldo (FNU) 6-3, 6-2.
Fabrizio Tormen (FNU) defeated Tyler Glowaki (WU) 6-4, 6-0.
Tim Oppermann (FNU) defeated Henrique Dias (WU) 6-3, 6-2.
WOMEN’S RECAP – (FIT 6, FNU 1)
DOUBLE’S (FIT 1, FNU 0)
FIT’s Maria Chun & Alahna Reto took down FNU’s Sofia Pera and Candela Bonivardi in the first pairing of doubles by a score of 6-1.
FIT’s Maria Escude & Paloma Vela defeated Moana de Souza and Ana Barreto in the second doubles matchup 6-2.
FIT’s Lauren Stuckey & Dina Dragoljic finished things off in the third doubles slot defeating FNU’s Andrea Guzman & Nathalia Vivas 6-4.
SINGLE’S (FIT 5 – FNU 1)
Alahna Reto (FIT) defeated Sofia Pera (FNU) 6-1, 6-1.
Candela Bonivardi (FNU) defeated Maria Escude (FIT) 6-4, 3-6, 10-6.
Maria Chun (FIT) defeated Moana de Souza (FNU) 6-2, 6-1.
Paloma Vela (FIT) defeated Nathalia Vivas (FNU) 6-0, 6-1.
Lauren Stuckey (FIT) defeated Andrea Guzman (FNU) 6-2,6-2.
Dina Dragoljic (FIT) defeated Ana Barreto (FNU) 6-2, 2-6, 10-3.
The lady Conquistadors will face College of Saint Mary on Friday, March 15th, at Home, Florida at 2:00 p.m. While the men’s tennis team will face ASA College on Thursday, March 14th at 3:00 pm also at home.
Ruy Castelo Branco – FNU – Sports Information Director