The Spring Hill College men's tennis team lost an SSAC West Division match to the University of Mobile on Friday evening by the score of 9-0 at the UM Tennis Courts.
The Rams (7-0, 2-0 SSAC West) set the tone early by losing only one game in doubles play, as the duos of Fernando Paiva - Karlis Stonis and Marcio Dal Pont - Santiago Quiros each won 8-0 at the first two slots.
Singles was much of the same. In the ten sets played out, the Rams dropped more than one game only twice. Fernando Paiva won 6-0, 6-0 at the top spot, while Quiros and Guilherme Arcaro each won 6-1, 6-0.
1. Fernando Paiva (UM) def. Burke DeFraites (SHC) 6-0, 6-0
2. Lucas Tristao (UM) def. Jacob Neu (SHC) 4-3, def.
3. Karlis Stonis (UM) def. Meyer Schwartzberg (SHC) 6-2, 6-0
4. Marcio Dal Pont (UM) def. Sebastian Arias (SHC) 6-0, 6-3
5. Santiago Quiros (UM) def. Joshua Schultz (SHC) 6-1, 6-0
6. Guilherme Arcaro (UM) def. Jake Lyons (SHC) 6-1, 6-0
1. Paiva/Stonis (UM) def. Lyons/Arias (SHC) 8-0
2. Dal Pont/Quiros (UM) def. Schwartzberg/Neu (SHC) 8-0
3. Tristao/Arcaro (UM) def. Schultz/DeFraites (SHC) 8-1
The Badgers (3-4, 1-1 SSAC West) will next face Birmingham-Southern College (2-3) in a non-conference neutral site match in Orange Beach, Ala., on Saturday at 10 a.m.
Courtesy UM Sports Information Department