Men's Tennis Loses at Stetson 5-2
Senior Jose Fantova won his fourth straight singles match on Sunday at Stetson


Senior Jose Fantova won his fourth straight singles match on Sunday at Stetson

Feb. 24, 2013

Final Stats

DeLand, FL - Senior Jose Fantova won his fourth straight singles match to highlight the Florida Atlantic University men's tennis team in a 5-2 loss at Stetson University on Sunday afternoon. The loss drops the Owls to 2-6 on the season.

Fantova dropped only two games in defeating Didrik Berg by 6-0, 6-2 scores in the No. 1 match. The victory gave FAU a 2-1 advantage in the match after the visitors won the doubles point.

Sophomore Will Neuner teamed with Fantova to earn an 8-4 victory at the No. 1 doubles position. Then, sophomore Robert Dubuque and freshman Andrei Morin-Kougoucheff clinched the point with an 8-6 triumph in the No. 2 spot.

Kougoucheff dropped a hard-fought, three-set match at No. 3 singles, falling 6-3 in the deciding set to Stetson's Cahit Kapukiran.

The Owls return to the court on Sunday, March 3 when they host Old Dominion University at noon from Patch Reef Park.

Stetson 5, Florida Atlantic 2
Singles
No. 1 Jose Fantova (FAU) def. Didrik Berg (STET) 6-0, 6-2
No. 2 Laurynas Antropikas (STET) def. Will Neuner (FAU) 6-4, 6-4
No. 3 Cahit Kapukiran (STET) def. Andrei Morin-Kougoucheff (FAU) 6-7 (5), 6-2, 6-3
No. 4 Simon Julin (STET) def. Matthew Samberg (FAU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 5 Egor Panyushkin (STET) def. Richard Meade (FAU) 6-2, 6-2
No. 6 Chester Espie (STET) def. Sean Bacha (FAU) 6-2, 3-6, 6-3
Doubles
No. 1 Fantova/Neuner (FAU) def. Hans Adrian Riseng/Berg (STET) 8-4
No. 2 Dubuque/Morin-Kougoucheff (FAU) def. Kapukiran/Antropikas (STETS) 8-6
No. 3 Bacha/Meade (FAU) tied Panyushkin/Espie (STET) 7-7 unfinished

 

 

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