Men's Tennis: Averett downs Panthers in USA South match

Men's Tennis: Averett downs Panthers in USA South match

DANVILLE, Va. - Averett downed the LaGrange men's tennis team 8-1 on Saturday in a USA South match.

Mitchell Corley and Henrique Sizenando won their #1 doubles match 9-8, winning the tiebreaker 7-3. The Panthers (5-4, 3-3 USA South) host Methodist and N.C. Wesleyan next Saturday and Sunday in USA South matches. Sizenando and fellow senior Zach Tyner will be honored before the Methodist match.

Results:

Singles:
1. Oliver Lindquist (AU) def. Mitchell Corley (LC) 7-5, 6-1
2. Nicholas Quevedo (AU) def. Henrique Sizenando (LC) 7-6 (7-3), 1-6, 6-1
3. Jamer Wright (AU) def. John Mitchell Benton (LC) 6-0, 6-3
4. Abdugari Gonier (AU) def. Zachary Tyner (LC) 6-0, 6-0
5. Carlor Lora (AU) def. Drew Cantrell (LC) 6-0, 2-0 (retired)
6. Ariel Prieto (AU) def. Kyle Zumstein (LC) 6-1, 6-2 

Doubles:
1. Corley/Sizenando (LC) def. Lindquist/Wright (AU) 9-8 (7-3)
2. Quevedo/Gonier (AU) def. Benton/Zumstein (LC) 8-1
3. Jimenez/Lora (AU) def. Cantrell/Tyner (LC) 8-4