Men's Tennis Competes at Augusta

Men's Tennis Competes at Augusta

AUGUSTA, Ga. - The Belmont Abbey Men's Tennis team suffered a 4-0 setback this afternoon at Augusta University.  The Abbey now stands at 6-9 on the season, while the Jaguars improve to 4-2.

How it Happened

  • The start of the match was delayed four hours due to rain
  • Kent Shiell and Jacob Andress earned a win at #2 doubles
  • Shiell had the most competitive singles match

Augusta 4, Belmont Abbey 0

SINGLES
1. Patrick Oliveira (AU) vs. George Barfoot (BAC) unfinished
2. Ricard Rubio (AU) def. Kent Shiell (BAC) 7-5, 6-2
3. Joao Ferreira (AU) def. Joseph Horne (BAC) 6-2, 6-2
4. Gaspard Mathieu (AU) vs. Carlos Nolasco (BAC) unfinished
5. Lucas Bolle (AU) def. Wlayimer Jimenez (BAC) 6-3, 6-2
6. Martin Hurtado (AU) vs. Kevin Yarzagaray (BAC) unfinished

DOUBLES
1. Joao Ferreira / Patrick Oliveira (AU) def. George Barfoot / Bailey Horne (BAC) 6-0
2. Jacob Andress / Kent Shiell (BAC) def. Kevin Corenstein / Martin Hurtado (AU) 6-3
3. Lucas Bolle / Ricard Rubio (AU) def. Wlayimer JimenezCarlos Nolasco (BAC) 6-3

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will welcome Shaw University to the Reidy Tennis Center on Friday, February 22 for a 1 p.m. match.  There will also be a match at Gardner-Webb University on that day.