MOBILE, Ala. – Southern Wesleyan men’s tennis picked up their first win in program history, knocking off SSAC foe Loyola (NO) 6-3 in the second match of two played on Friday. The Warriors also lost to Mobile 7-2 earlier in the day.
Camilo Sandoval led the way in the two matches, winning both of his singles matches on the day and pairing with Matthew Plummer to win at number one doubles against Mobile. Sandoval contributed to both match wins in the Mobile match. His singles victories both came in straight sets.
Plummer also picked up a win in singles in the Loyola match, winning at the number four position in straight sets. Alex Ballenger and Ethan Helman were also winners in singles play against Loyola.
The duo of Loic Delaby and Jacob Chesney won at number two doubles against Loyola as did the team of Ballenger and Helman at number three doubles.
Mobile 7, SWU 2
1. Sandoval/Plummer (SWU) def. Bannink/Van Amerom (UM) 8-6
2. Stonis/Guilherme Pansera (UM) def. Chesney/Delaby (SWU) 8-3
3. Marcio Murakami/Bruno Marques (UM) def. Ballenger/Helma (SWU) 8-1
1. Camilo Sandoval (SWU) def. Lars Bannink (UM) 6-2, 6-2
2. Marcio Dal Pont (UM) def. Jacob Chesney (SWU) 6-3, 6-2
3. Karlis Stonis (UM) def. Loic Delaby (SWU) 6-2, 6-2
4. Nick Van Amerom (UM) def. Matthew Plummer (SWU) 6-3, 6-1
5. Santiago Quiros (UM) def. Alex Ballenger (SWU) 6-3, 6-0
6. Lucas Tristao (UM) def. Ethan Helman (SWU) 6-0, 6-0
SWU 6, Loyola 3
1. Mercado/Mayhall (LOY) def. Sandoval/Plummer (SWU) 9-8 (5)
2. Delaby/Chesney (SWU) def. Singh/Garcia (LOY) 8-6
3. Ballenger/Helman (SWU) def. Benjamin/Guayasamin (LOY) 8-4
1. Camilo Sandoval (SWU) def. Trivesh Singh (LOY) 6-2, 6-4
2. Federico Mercado (LOY) def. Jacob Chesney (SWU) 6-4, 6-4
3. David Mayhall (LOY) def. Loic Delaby (SWU) 6-4, 6-4
4. Matthew Plummer (SWU) def. Francisco Guayasamin (SWU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Alex Ballenger (SWU) def. Eddie Garcia (LOY) 6-5, 6-0
6. Ethan Helman (SWU) def. Tony Benjamin (LOY) 6-0, 6-2