Men's Tennis Opens Season at USC Aiken, Presbyterian

Men's Tennis Opens Season at USC Aiken, Presbyterian

AIKEN, S.C. - The Belmont Abbey men's tennis team opened its 2019 season with a 6-1 loss at USC Aiken.  The team also had a pair of losses at Presbyterian College.  The Crusaders now stand at 2-3 overall.

How it Happened

  • Kent Shiell got the lone point for Crusaders with a comeback win at #2 singles at USC Aiken

USC Aiken 6, Belmont Abbey 1

SINGLES
1. Tales Silva (USCA) def. George Barfoot (BAC) 6-3, 6-2
2. Kent Shiell (BAC) def. Salvador Bandeira (USCA) 4-6, 6-3, 7-5
3. Antonio Sabugueiro (USCA) def. Bailey Horne (BAC) 6-2, 6-2
4. Alvaro Garcia Gil (USCA) def. Wlayimer Jimenez (BAC) 4-6, 6-4, 10-8
5. Vicente Andrades (USCA) def. Carlos Nolasco (BAC) 6-4, 6-4
6. Alex Sklizovic (USCA) def. Holden Ballard (BAC) 7-5, 6-1

DOUBLES
1. Salvador Bandeira / Antonio Sabugueiro (USCA) def. George Barfoot / Bailey Horne (BAC) 6-4
2. Vicente Andrades / Tales Silva (USCA) def. Holden Ballard / Kent Shiell (BAC) 6-5
3. Alvaro Garcia Gil / Alex Sklizovic (USCA) def. Wlayimer Jimenez / Carlos Nolasco (BAC) 6-4

Presbyterian 7, Belmont Abbey 0

SINGLES
1. Alberto Conde (PRES) def. Jacob Andress (BAC) 6-3, 6-1
2. Daniel Stenger (PRES) def. Tomas Pardo (BAC) 6-0, 6-0
3. Jaime Castillo-Lopez (PRES) def. Michal Rapsik (BAC) 6-0, 6-2
4. Oscar Alvarez (PRES) def. Chip Moore (BAC) 6-1, 6-0
5. Jonathan Bedard (PRES) def. Blaise Waters (BAC) 6-0, 6-2
6. Elias Svensson (PRES) def. Jordan Laner (BAC) 6-1, 6-1

DOUBLES
1. Oscar Alvarez / Daniel Stenger (PRES) def. Tomas Pardo / Michal Rapsik (BAC) 6-1
2. Jonathan Bedard / Elias Svensson (PRES) def. Jacob Andress / Blaise Waters (BAC) 6-2
3. Jaime Castillo-Lopez / Vance Mercer (PRES) def. Jordan Laner / Chip Moore (BAC) 6-2

Presbyterian 7, Belmont Abbey 0

SINGLES
1. Max Benson (PRES) def. Jacob Andress (BAC) 6-1, 6-1
2. Alberto Conde (PRES) def. Tomas Pardo (BAC) 6-2, 6-1
3. Oscar Alvarez (PRES) def. Michal Rapsik (BAC) 2-0
4. Elias Svensson (PRES) def. Chip Moore (BAC) 6-1, 6-1
5. Nicholas McKinney  (PRES) def. Jordan Laner (BAC) 6-0, 6-0
6. Vance Mercer (PRES) def. Phillip Katta (BAC) 6-3, 6-1

DOUBLES
1. Jaime Castillo-Lopez / Max Benson (PRES) def. Tomas Pardo / Michal Rapsik (BAC) 6-1
2. Alberto Conde / Nicholas McKinney (PRES) def. Jacob Andress / Blaise Waters (BAC) 6-0
3. Jonathan Bedard / Vance Mercer (PRES) def. Jordan Laner / Chip Moore (BAC) 6-2

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will welcome USC Upstate to the Reidy Tennis Center tomorrow at 10 a.m. for the team's home opener.