LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis fell 5-2 to North Georgia on Wednesday afternoon at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center. The Moccasins (5-8) won two singles flights but were unable to withstand the Nighthawks (10-1) as a whole. The Nighthawks decisively won the doubles decision in the No. 1 and No. 3 flights by scores of 6-1 and 6-0, respectively.
Lennart Vossgäetter continued to shine in the 2019 season, improving to 5-0 in singles play after defeating Jared Bones in the No. 5 singles flight in three sets. Brandon Pham won his second-straight singles match in the No. 3 flight, defeating Ryan Gasking in two sets with a 6-4, 6-2 scoreline.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
|1. Jess Jones (UNGM) def. Tim Becker (FSCM) 6-3, 6-2|
|2. Niklas Zielen (UNGM) def. Miroslav Cvjetan (FSCM) 7-5, 6-3|
|3. Brandon Pham (FSCM) def. Ryan Gaskin (UNGM) 6-4, 6-2|
|4. Hugues Renaud (UNGM) def. Brian Pham (FSCM) 6-3, 6-2|
|5. Lennart Vossgäetter (FSCM) def. Jared Bones (UNGM) 3-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-1)|
|6. Zack Waldow (UNGM) def. John Sakellarides (FSCM) 8-4|
|1. Niklas Zielen/Jess Jones (UNGM) def. Tim Becker/Brian Pham (FSCM) 6-1|
|2. Victor Ahlbeck/Oscar Sohl (FSCM) vs. Zack Waldow/Kevin Candido (UNGM) 5-4, unfinished|
|3. Ryan Gaskin/Hugues Renaud (UNGM) def. Danny Thomas/John Sakellarides (FSCM) 6-0|
|University of North Georgia 10-1|
|Florida Southern 5-8|
|Order of finish: Doubles (3,1); Singles (1,3,4,2,5,6)|
The Moccasins will host Ferris State at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center on Friday at 3 p.m.