The Jackson State men’s and women’s tennis teams each fell 7-0 to Louisiana Lafayette in non-conference action.
On the women’s side, the Lady Tigers showed fight but could not pull off a victory in singles or double action. The two highlight matches of the day were at No. 5 singles as Angela Condorelli pushed Hannah Appleyard 6-2, 7-5. In the second game she just fell a couple points shy of pulling off the win. At No. 1 doubles Harshini Reddy and Kesica Jayapalan had a couple of bad breaks and fell 8-6 to Sop Van den Aarssen and Nicole Breaux.
In men’s action, the Tigers did not win a match. Carlos Martinez pushed Elliot Minvielle to the only three set match of the day, as he fell 1-6, 6-1, 6-2. The match of the day in doubles was at No. 3 as Hernon Reines and Marko Milosavjevic fought hard but came up short to Elliot minvielle and Frankie Hoar 8-5.
The Tigers return to action April 9 to take on Ole Miss. Both teams return to action April 12 to take on William Carey at the JSU Tennis Complex.
University of Louisiana Lafayette 7, Jackson State 0
1. Damian Farinola (UL) def. Ernesto Morales (JSU) 6-0, 6-1
2. Elliot Minvielle (UL) def. Carlos Martinez (JSU) 1-6, 6-1, 6-2
3. Yates Johnson (UL) def. Jose Luque (JSU) 6-4, 6-2
4. Carl Alberton (UL) def. Camilo Patino (JSU) 6-2, 6-2
5. Coleman Wahlborg (UL) def. Hernon Reines (JSU) 6-1, 6-2
6. Frankie Hoar (UL) def. Marko Milosavljevic (JSU) 6-0, 6-0
1. Damian Farinola/Yates Johnson (UL) def. Carlos Martinez/Camilo Patino (JSU) 8-1
2. Carl Alberton/Coleman Wahlborg (UL) def. Ernesto Morales/Jose Luque (JSU) 8-1
3. Elliot Minvielle/Frankie Hoar (UL) def. Hernon Reines/Marko Milosavljevic (JSU) 8-5
Jackson State 7-11
Louisiana 7, Jackson State 0
1. Sop. Van den Aarssen (UL) def. Karen Martinez (JSU) 6-0, 6-0
2. Nicole Breaux (UL) def. Harshini Reddy (JSU) 6-2, 6-4
3. Sandra Ahlqvist (UL) def. Kesica Jayapalan (JSU) 6-0, 6-3
4. Bailey VanDyke (UL) def. Rebekah Adewumi (JSU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Hannah Appleyard (UL) def. Angela Condorelli (JSU) 6-2, 7-5
6. Juliette Clement (UL) def. Laura Rojas (JSU) 6-0, 6-1
1. Sop. Van den Aarssen/Nicole Breaux (UL) def. Harshini Reddy/Kesica Jayapalan (JSU) 8-6
2. Melissa Burckhartt/Juliette Clement (UL) def. Laura Rojas/Rebekah Adewumi (JSU) 8-1
3. Sandra Ahlqvist/Hannah Appleyard (UL) def. Karen Martinez/Angela Condorelli (JSU) 8-3
Jackson State 8-7