Mocs Tennis Teams Fall to Jacksonville State Saturday
Courtesy: GoMocs.com

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- The Chattanooga women’s tennis team fell 5-2 to Jacksonville State and the Mocs dropped a 5-2 decision as well to the Gamecocks Saturday afternoon at the Hixson Racquet Club.

 

Jacksonville State (4-1) swept the doubles point in women’s action to go up 1-0 on the Lady Mocs. In singles action, the Lady Mocs claimed a pair wins.

 

Chattanooga’s (2-6) Jennemieke van der Veek posted a 6-2, 6-1 win over Juliana Renesto at the No. 2 position and Emily Hangstefer defeated Raphaela Wenzel 6-0, 6-2 at the No. 3 spot.

 

Brianna Wishing dropped her first set at no. 5 by a 6-3 margin then came back to tie it up with a 6-2 decision in the second game before falling 6-3 in the final.

 

Martina Desbessel defeated Shaina Singh 7-6(3), 6-0 at the No. 1 position and Eloah Lopes claimed a 6-3, 6-3 win over Annie Green at No. 4. Kristen Fuller got past Brianna Wishing in three sets 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 and Laura Lunch defeated Kate Ksiezopolski 6-3, 6-4 at No. 6.

 

In men’s action, the Gamecocks (5-0) won all three doubles matches to gain the point and take a1-0 lead into singles play.

 

The Mocs (1-5) posted wins at the top two spots. Peter Sauska defeated Scott Robertson 6-2, 4-6, 6-1 at the No. 1 singles position and Pavel Vostrikov posted a 6-0, 4-6, 6-2 win at No. 2 over Eduardo Saratt.

 

Jacksonville State’s Bernardo Bachino defeated Rick van de Bovenkmap in straight sets at No. 3 and Gustavo Holz defated Alex Butnarcuic 7-6 (3), 6-2 at No. 4. JSU’s Chris Duke posted a 6-2, 6-1 win at No. 5 over Dakota Pate and Steffan Solomon defeated Gordon Rudell 6-0, 6-1 at the No. 6 position.

 

The Mocs will travel to Birmingham Friday, Feb. 20 to take on UAB and the women’s will face the Trailblazers on Saturday at 2 p.m.

 

Women’s Results

Doubles

1.  Viviane Marani/Wenzel (JSU) def. Singh/Hangstefer (UTC) 8-3

2.  Desbessell/Lopes (JSU) def. van der Veek/Ksiezopolski (UTC) 8-2

3.  Renesto/Lundy (JSU) def. Green/Wishing (UTC) 8-6

 

Singles

1.  Martina Desbessel (JSU) def. Shaina Singh (UTC) 7-6 (3), 6-0

2.  Jennemieke van der Veek (UTC) def. Juliana Renesto (JSU) 6-2, 6-1

3.  Emily Hangstefer (UTC) def. Raphaela Wenzel (JSU) 6-0, 6-2

4.  Eloah Lopes (JSU) def. Annie Green (UTC) 6-3, 6-3

5.  Kristen Fuller (JSU) def. Brianna Wishing (UTC) 6-3, 2-6, 6-3

6.  Laura Lundy (JSU) def. Kate Ksiezopolski (UTC) 6-3, 6-4

 

 

Men’s Results

Doubles

1. Bachina/Holz(JSU) def Sauska/Vostrikov (UTC) 8-6

2. Saratt/Robertson (JSU) def. van de Bovenkamp/Butnarcuic (UTC) 8-6

3. Duke/Solomon (JSU) def. Pate/Rudell (UTC) 8-6

 

Singles

1. Peter Sauska (UTC) def. Scott Robertson (JSU) 6-1, 4-6, 6-1

2. Pavel Vostrikov (UTC) def. Eduardo Saratt (JSU) 6-0, 4-6, 6-2

3. Bernardo Bachino (JSU) def. Rick van de Bovenkamp (UTC) 6-0, 6-0

4. Gustavo Holz (JSU) def. Alex Butnarcuic (JSU) 7-6 (7-4), 6-2

5. Chris Duke (JSU) def. Dakota Pate (UTC) 6-2, 6-1

6. Steffen Solomon (JSU) def. Godon Rudell (UTC) 6-0, 6-1

Chattanooga Mocs Head Coach Will Wade announces signing of Chuck Ester from East Mississippi Community College.  MORE
The Chattanooga Mocs finished second at the Southern Conference Men's Golf Championship.  MORE
The GoMocs.com men's basketball series "Season in Pictures" continues with junior Lance Stokes.  MORE
The Chattanooga Mocs moved into third place at the SoCon Men's Golf Championship.  MORE
Sophomore Katie Henderson was named the Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week after recording two wins over the weekend against Middle Tennessee.
Chattanooga's Katie Henderson was named the Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week Monday afternoon by the league's office in Spartanburg, S.C.  MORE
          Twitter
          Facebook
          Audio
          Video
          Enews
          Live Stats
          Mobile
          Rss Feed
advertisement
https://epbfi.com/