April 9, 2009

#6 Bobcats Take Down Saints 7-2 in PBC Play

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University men’s tennis team picked up single points in doubles and singles but fell 7-2 to 6th-ranked Georgia College & State University Thursday afternoon at the tennis complex in Peach Belt Conference action.

The 6th-ranked Bobcats improve to 14-2 overall and 7-0 in the Peach Belt Conference, while the Saints fall to 5-10 overall and 1-5 in the league.

Grant Partrick was the lone bright spot for the Saints, extending his singles winning streak to six matches, while also picking up a doubles victory for the only two North Georgia points.

The Saints return to action Saturday afternoon, traveling to USC Aiken to take on the Pacers at 2:00 p.m. in another PBC contest.


Singles competition
1. #8 Erick Siqueria (GCSU-M) def. Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 6-4, 6-1
2. #24 Francis Yoshimoto (GCSU-M) def. Samuel Moore (NGCSUM) 6-2, 6-1
3. Max Beliankou (GCSU-M) def. Daniel Aguilon (NGCSUM) 6-2, 7-5
4. Grant Partrick (NGCSUM) def. Leo Benardez (GCSU-M) 6-0, 3-6, 6-1
5. Joao Casagrande (GCSU-M) def. Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-0
6. Robert Angelucci (GCSU-M) def. Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles competition
1. Grant Partrick/Adrien Saulais (NGCSUM) def. Joao Casagrande/Francis Yoshimoto (GCSU-M) 8-5
2. Max Beliankou/Leo Benardez (GCSU-M) def. Samuel Moore/Luciano Paes Neto (NGCSUM) 8-4
3. Robert Angelucci/Erick Siqueria (GCSU-M) def. Daniel Aguilon/Brandon Sloan (NGCSUM) 8-2

Match Notes
Georgia College 14-2, 7-0 PBC; National ranking #6; Regional ranking #1
North Georgia 5-10, 1-5 PBC
T-3:42 A-61