FNU MEN AND WOMEN’S TENNIS TEAM BEAT THE ROYALS IN HOME OPENER

FNU men's tennis player Joaquim during the gameHialeah – Fla. – The Florida National University tennis teams played their fourth game of the season on Tuesday afternoon, as the Conquistadors faced off Warner University Royals in FNU season opener. The Conquistadors men’s claimed a 4-0 win while the women’s claimed a 4-3 win over the Royals. The matches were scored using the new scoring system previously adopted at the NCAA Division II and III levels, where the three doubles matches are combined into one team point.

MEN’S RECAP

INSIDE THE MATCH-UP: 

Final Score: Florida National University 4, Warner University Royals 0
Records: Florida National University (3-1), Warner University Royals (0-3)
Date & Time: January 28, 2020 – 2:00 pm.
Location: Goodlet Park Tennis Center, Hialeah, Fla.

RESULTS: (Florida National University 4, Warner University 0)

Doubles competition – (FNU 1, Warner University 0)
1. Victor De La Selle/Vadim Rebaud (FNU) def. Bruno Pessoa/Filipe Gil (WUMT20) 6-3
2. Mamish Lee/Justo Villanueva (FNU) def. Henrique Dias/Jake Edwards (WUMT20) 6-2
3. Julian Cuartas/Vitor Wagner (WUMT20) def. Umberto Particelli/Jules Grignon (FNU) 6-2

Singles competition – (FNU 3, Warner University 0)
1. Joaquin Rodriguez (FNU) vs. Bruno Pessoa (WUMT20) 4-6, 1-0, unfinished
2. Justo Villanueva (FNU) vs. Vitor Wagner (WUMT20) 6-4, 3-1, unfinished
3. Umberto Particelli (FNU) def. Filipe Gil (WUMT20) 6-3, 6-0
4. Vadim Rebaud (FNU) def. Julian Cuartas (WUMT20) 6-0, 6-3
5. Jules Grignon (FNU) vs. Bruno Carvalho (WUMT20) 6-4, 1-2, unfinished
6. Juan Balbin (FNU) def. Henrique Dias (WUMT20) 6-0, 6-1

Match Notes:
Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (,4,6,3)


FNU tennis player Candela hitting the ball in the GameWOMEN’S RECAP

INSIDE THE MATCH-UP: 

Final Score: Florida National University 4, Warner University Royals 3
Records: Florida National University (3-1), Warner University Royals (0-3)
Date & Time: January 28, 2020 – 2:00 pm.
Location: Goodlet Park Tennis Center, Hialeah, Fla.

RESULTS: (Florida National University 4, Warner University 3)

Doubles competition – (FNU 0, Warner University 1)
1. Bonivardi/Pera (20FNUW) def. Christina Abeln/Andrea Silva (WUWT20) 7-6
2. Vivas Gomez/Guzman (20FNUW) def. Veronica Kamoi/Marla Mesa Montoya (WUWT20) 6-3
3. Irene Arias/Savannah Hancock (WUWT20) def. No player/No player (20FNUW), by default

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Posted by Florida National University Athletics on Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Singles competition – (FNU 0, Warner University 6)
1. Bonivardi (20FNUW) def. Andrea Silva (WUWT20) 6-1, 7-5
2. Pera (20FNUW) def. Marla Mesa Montoya (WUWT20) 4-6, 6-4, 6-4
3. Christina Abeln (WUWT20) def. Vivas Gomez (20FNUW) 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
4. Guzman (20FNUW) def. Veronica Kamoi (WUWT20) 6-3, 6-1
5. Savannah Hancock (WUWT20) def. Ardanal (20FNUW) 6-0, 6-1
6. Irene Arias (WUWT20) def. No player (20FNUW), by default


WHAT’S NEXT:

Florida National University men and women’s tennis team will now face Broward College on Saturday, February 1st at 10:00 am. The game will take place at Pembroke Pines, FL.

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Ruy Castelo Branco – FNU – Sports Information Director


About FNU: Florida National University opened its first class on January 4th, 1988, in the city of Hialeah, Florida, as Florida International Institute under the administration of Dr. José Regueiro, Dr. María C. Regueiro, and Mr. Omar Sánchez. FNU Athletic Department has more than 250 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 2013, FNU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).

The mission of the Florida National University Athletic Department is to provide assistance within an athletic structure that promotes the development of a well-rounded education through structured sport and competition, to develop life skills of discipline, integrity,  leadership, philanthropy and social responsibility, to elevate ethnic and cultural diversity within the athletic programs, to assure equitable opportunity for all staff and student-athletes, and to make the athletic program a durable source of pride for the student population, student-athletes, alumni, university, and community of FNU.

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