TUSCALOOSA, AL - The Jackson State men's tennis team opened the 2013 season with a dual-match against the Alabama and Alabama State at the Roberta Alison Baumgardner Tennis Facility. The Tigers opened the season with a 0-2 record falling to the Crimson Tide and Hornets.
The Tigers fell 7-0 to Alabama. The Tigers were not able to pick up a win in either doubles or singles play against the Crimson Tide.
In the second match of the day, JSU fell 5-2 to ASU. The Tiger picked up wins in singles action as Camilo Patino beat Alexis Pier 6-2, 6-2 at No. 2 and Carlos Martinez beat Jerred Thompson 6-3, 6-3 at No. 3 singles.
Jackson State will return to action Saturday, Jan. 26 when the Tiger travel to Hattiesburg, MS to take on William Carey.
RESULTS VS. ALABAMA
1. Botha/O'Shaughnessey (UA) def. Martinez/Patino (JSU)
2. Taborga/Tsangarides (UA) def. Reines/Morales (JSU) 8-0
3. Conlon/Kenyon (UA) vs. Luque/Milosavljevic (JSU) 6-2, unf.
Order of Finish: 2,1
1. Becker O'Shaughnessey (UA) def. Camilo Patino (JSU) 6-0, 6-1
2. No. 79 Jarryd Botha (UA) def. Jose Luque (JSU) 6-1, 6-0
3. Daniil Proskura (UA) def. Carlos Martinez (JSU) 6-0, 6-2
4. Philippe Tsangarides (UA) def. Hernan Geria Reines (JSU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Stuart Kenyon (UA) def. Ernesto Morales (JSU) 6-1, 7-5
6. Harris Barnard (UA) def. Marko Milosavljevic (JSU) 6-0, 6-0
RESULTS VS. ALABAMA STATE
1. Bobby Brand/Alexis Pierre (ASU) def. Carlos Martinez/Camilo Patino (JSU) 8-2
2. Stefan Vojnic/Jerred Thompson (ASU) vs. Hernan Geria Reines/Ernesto Morales (JSU) 4-6, unfinished
3. Julian Cseszko/Roderick Williams (ASU) def. Jose Luque/Marko Milosavlsevic (JSU) 8-4
1. Bobby Brand (ASU) def. Jose Luque (JSU) 6-4, 6-1
2. Camilo Patino (JSU) def. Alexis Pierre (ASU) 6-2, 6-2
3. Carlos Martinez (JSU) def. Jerred Thompson (ASU) 6-3, 6-3
4. Stefan Vojnic (ASU) def. Hernan Geria Reines (JSU) 6-1, 6-4
5. Julian Cseszko (ASU) def. Ernesto Morales (JSU) 6-1, 6-3
6. Roderick Williams (ASU) def. Marko Milosavlsevic (JSU) 6-2, 6-2