JACKSON, Miss. - The Jackson State men's tennis team picked up its first win of the season by beating No. 16 nationally ranked Meridian Community College 6-1 at the JSU Tennis Complex. With the win JSU improves to a 1-4 record.
All matches were straight set victories expect for the match of the day with Marko Milosavljevic, who fought valiantly - and even had four match points, but came up short 6-4, 3-6, 10-12. In other singles action Jose Luque beat Joshua Marx 6-2, 6-1 at the No. 1 position. Carlos Martinez beat Ducky Troutman 6-0, 6-1, Hernan Reines beat Kevin Millet 6-1, 6-0, Camilo Patino beat Cody Gallenbeck 6-0, 6-2 and Ernesto Morales beat Harrison Warren 6-2, 6-0.
The Tigers swept doubles action with Martinez and Luque beating Marx and Millet 8-1. Morales and Patino beat Troutman and Gallenbeck 8-2 and Reines and Milosavljevic defeated Wade and Warren 8-6.
JSU vs. MCC Results
Doubles Winner Score
1. Martinez/Luque vs. Marx/Millet JSU 8-1
2. Morales/Patino vs. Troutman/Gallenbeck JSU 8-2
3. Reines/Milosavljevic vs. Wade/Warren JSU 8-6
1. Jose Luque(JSU) def. Joshua Marx(MCC) JSU 6-2,6-1
2. Carols Martinez(JSU) def. Ducky Troutman(MCC) JSU 6-0,6-1
3. Hernan Reines(JSU) def. Kevin Millet(MCC) JSU 6-1,6-0
4. Camilo Patino(JSU) def. Cody Gallenbeck(MCC) JSU 6-0,6-2
5. Ernesto Morales(JSU) def. Harrison Warren(MCC) JSU 6-2,6-0
6. Marko Milosavljevic(JSU) lost to Mohammed Wahad(MCC) MCC 6-4,3-6,10-12
Order of finish: Doubles - 2, 1, 3. Singles - 4, 2, 1, 3, 5, 6.