Thursday, March 1, 2012

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The North Greenville Men’s tennis team fell to 3-4 on the season, and 1-2 in Conference Carolinas play Thursday afternoon after a 5-4 loss to King College on the road in Tennessee.

The Crusaders picked up singles matches wins from Samuel Avery, who is now 6-1 in single matches. Guilherme Ferreira (3-4) and Josh Dority (4-3) also registered singles wins for the Crusaders.

NGU’s only doubles win came from Hugo Ciarrocchi and Guilherme Ferreira who are 4-3 as a tandem. The Crusaders’ next match is scheduled for March

Men's: King College 5, North Greenville 4

Singles competition
1. Avila, Jose (KING_M) def. Frederico Vieira (NGU) 6-2, 6-1
2. Vidal, Pablo (KING_M) def. Hugo Ciarrocchi (NGU) 6-2, 6-2
3. Samuel Avery (NGU) def. Villar, Vitor (KING_M) 4-6, 7-6, 6-2
4. Guilherme Ferreira (NGU) def. Brigato, Leo (KING_M) 6-3, 6-0
5. Josh Dority (NGU) def. Jones, Patrick (KING_M) 6-2, 6-4
6. Hale, Seth (KING_M) def. James Klempin (NGU) 6-4, 6-2

Doubles competition

1. Avila, Jose/Vidal, Pablo (KING_M) def. Frederico Vieira/Samuel Avery (NGU) 9-7

2. Hugo Ciarrocchi/Guilherme Ferreira (NGU) def. Brigato, Leo/Villar, Vitor (KING_M) 9-8 (7-5)

3. Hale, Seth/Jones, Patrick (KING_M) def. Juan Vargas/Josh Dority (NGU) 8-4