February 15, 2009

#5 Francis Marion Runs Over North Georgia 8-1

#5 Francis Marion 8, North Georgia1

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia men’s tennis team picked up their lone point at #3 singles as they fell 8-1 Sunday afternoon at Francis Marion University in PeachBelt Conference action.

Grant Partrick picked up the Saints only point, defeating Karl Rogers 4-6. 6-3, 6-3 at #3 singles.

The Saints fall to 1-3 overall and 0-2 in the PBC, while the Patriots improve to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the league.

 

Singles competition
1. #7 Oshada Wijemanne (FMU) def. Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-4
2. Dilshod Sharifi (FMU) def. Samuel Moore (NGCSUM) 6-0, 6-3
3. Grant Partrick (NGCSUM) def. Karl Rogers (FMU) 4-6, 6-3, 6-3
4. Mario Kieck (FMU) def. Daniel Aguilon (NGCSUM) 6-4, 6-0
5. Bastian Czwalinna (FMU) def. Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) 6-3, 6-0
6. Michael Hafke (FMU) def. Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) 6-0, 6-0


Doubles competition
1. Oshada Wijemanne/Dilshod Sharifi (FMU) def. Grant Partrick/Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) 8-3
2. Mario Kieck/Dirk Bair (FMU) def. Luciano Paes Neto/Daniel Aguilon (NGCSUM) 8-2
3. Matthew Keth/Noah van Moerkerken (FMU) def. Brandon Sloan/Samuel Moore (NGCSUM) 8-0


Match Notes
North Georgia 1-3, 0-2 PBC
Francis Marion University 3-0, 1-0 PBC; National ranking #5; Regional ranking #2
T-4:00 A-50