BEARS TENNIS DROPS 7-2 MATCH AT BARTON

BEARS TENNIS DROPS 7-2 MATCH AT BARTON

WILSON, NC – The Shaw University men's tennis team fell 7-2 at Barton College on Sunday afternoon for a non-conference match. The loss slips the Bears to 0-3 on the season while the Bulldogs improve to 7-3 on the year. Shaw had previously dropped a 7-2 decision at North Carolina Wesleyan on Saturday.

The Bears saw a 3-0 deficit after being swept in doubles to start the match. Shaw's two points came from victories at the No. 1 singles by Bach Tran (Leipzig, Germany), 1-6, 7-5, 10-6 and Guido Margiotta (Coronel, Suarez) at the No. 3 singles, 5-7, 6-4, 10-5.

Shaw will return to action on Mar. 7 at Johnson C. Smith scheduled for a first slated 2 p.m.

Barton College 7, Shaw University 2
Mar 05, 2017 at Wilson, N.C. (Barton Tennis Complex)

Singles competition

1. TRAN, Bach (SU-M17) def. Jake McCartney (BARTON) 1-6, 7-5, 10-6

2. Julian Bosch (BARTON) def. CHOQUE, Diego (SU-M17) 6-1, 6-3

3. MARGIOTTA, Guido (SU-M17) def. Yaxi Pintado (BARTON) 5-7, 6-4, 10-5

4. Ermanno Galimberti (BARTON) def. AC, Daniel (SU-M17) 6-3, 6-1

5. Alexandre Alves (BARTON) def. GONZALEZ, Maurico (SU-M17) 6-0, 6-1

6. Hari Clarke (BARTON) def. SPADA, Thomas (SU-M17) 6-2, 6-2

 

Doubles competition

1. Julian Bosch/Jesus Gil (BARTON) def. CHOQUE, Diego/TRAN, Bach (SU-M17) 8-2

2. Rory Gaydon/Yaxi Pintado (BARTON) def. GONZALEZ, Maurico/MARGIOTTA, Guido (SU-M17) 8-3

3. Jake McCartney/Robby Taylor (BARTON) def. AC, Daniel/SPADA, Thomas (SU-M17) 8-2

 

Match Notes

Shaw University 0-3; Regional ranking #10

Barton College 7-3

Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (2,5,4,6,3,1)

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