ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Augusta University men's tennis team played at No. 15 nationally ranked Flagler College and lost a 5-2 Peach Belt Conference match on Wednesday afternoon.
The conference meeting moved the Jaguars to 4-6 on the season and 0-4 in the PBC, while Flagler improved to 8-3 overall and 1-0 in the Peach Belt. AU senior Joao Ferreira won 6-3, 6-2 in the second singles slot, while sophomore Martin Hurtado won by the same score at No. 6. The Saints swept doubles play and held off Augusta for their first conference win.
Tennis Match Results
Augusta vs Flagler
03/13/19 at St. Augustine, Fla.
(Flagler Tennis Center)
#15 Flagler 5, Augusta 2
1. Lukas Storck (FLG) def. #30 Patrick Oliveira (AUGMT19) 6-4, 7-6 (8-6)
2. Joao Ferreira (AUGMT19) def. Rasmus Jonsson (FLG) 6-3, 6-2
3. Luca Bolla (FLG) def. Ricard Rubio (AUGMT19) 6-0, 6-2
4. Felipe Carvalho (FLG) def. Gaspard Mathieu (AUGMT19) 6-2, 6-3
5. Daniel Arrien (FLG) def. Lucas Bolle (AUGMT19) 6-4, 6-4
6. Martin Hurtado (AUGMT19) def. Konstantin Dustmann (FLG) 6-3, 6-2
Augusta 4-6, 0-4 PBC
Flagler 8-3, 1-0 PBC; National ranking #15; Regional ranking #3
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (3,4,6,5,2,1)
Fans of Jaguar Athletics can subscribe to the email listserve by clicking here. Fans can follow Augusta University at www.AugustaJags.com and receive short updates on Facebook at Augusta University Athletics and on Twitter at @AugustaJags
-- 30 --