September 15, 2012

Men’s Tennis Continues Action at Columbus Fall Invite

COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Saint Leo men's tennis team posted 11 wins on day two of the Columbus State Fall Invitational held at the Blackmon Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon.

The Lions posted wins in three-of-four doubles matches, including a an impressive 8-5 win by Saint Leo's tandem of Matt Nicholson-Lewis and Ismail Lemtouni over Shorter's Lefevre and Ferreria.

Singles was just as successful for the Lions as a pair of Lions earned two wins apiece, including Matt Nicholson-Lewis and Aloua Adejenak. Nicholson-Lewis ousted Columbus State's Divljak 7-5 and 6-3. Nicholson-Lewis and Adjenak both battled back after a one set deficit to hence defeat their opponents.

View the complete results below.

Saint Leo Opponent Score Single/Doubles
Nicholson-Lewis/Lemtouni Lefevre/Ferreria W, 8-5 Doubles
Sisti/Fleischer Sardelli/Wilde W, 9-8 Doubles
Gonzalez-Tarrio/Raffaelli Malicbegovic/Trebuhov L,  8-1 Doubles
Adjenak/Lozier Carr/Kelly W, 8-6 Doubles
Raffaelli Malicbegovic L, 6-2, 6-3 Singles
Gonzalez-Tarrio Trebuhov L, 6-1, 6-1 Singles
Lemtouni Watson W, Inj Singles
Lozier kelley W, 7-6, 6-1 Singles
Lemtouni Amourin L, 7-6, 1-0 Singles
Lozier Rayneire W, Inj Singles
Raffaello Sardelli L, 6-4, 6-2 Singles
Nicholson-Lewis Divljak W, 7-5, 6-3 Singles
Nicholson-Lewis Ferreria W, 5-7, 6-3, 10-5 Singles
Adjenak Lefevre W, 6-7, 6-2, 10-4 Singles
Adjenak Simonet W, 1-6, 6-3, 10-7 Singles
Fleischer Wilde L, 6-0, 6-1 Singles

The Lions will continue the three-day tournament on Saturday, September 15.

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