Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis Sweeps USC Upstate 7-0

April 6, 2018

Final Stats

BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Freshman Ignacio Garcia clinched the winning point for the third consecutive match as the Florida Atlantic University men's tennis team shut out USC Upstate 7-0 on Friday.

  • No. 78 Remi Chancerel and Gabriel Sidney beat Ignacio Garrido and Francisco Neto 6-3 to open doubles play
  • Garcia and Jason Legall then topped Fernando Bernardes and Lucas Percy 6-3 to seal the doubles point for the Owls
  • Arthur Stefani knocked off Upstate's Luka Eble 6-2, 6-2 to start singles action
  • Sidney followed suit in a 6-4, 6-4 win over Neto in the No. 2 slot
  • Garcia clinched the match in a 6-0, 7-5 win against Bernardes at No. 3 singles
  • Legall then beat Felix Ewers 7-6, 2-6, 10-6 in the No. 1 spot
  • Ignacio Jimenez topped Garrido 6-1, 6-2
  • Thomas Bugeaud finished off the sweep with a 6-0, 6-4 win over Percy

Up Next:
The Owls host NJIT for Senior Day Saturday at 10 a.m. Admission is free at the FAU Tennis Complex where Chancerel, Jimenez and Stefani will take to the courts for the final time.
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