TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Arthur Stefani lead the Florida Atlantic University men’s tennis team to 11 singles wins and five doubles victories at the Bedford Cup as the senior won his singles flight.
• FAU’s Arthur Stefani won the B singles after opening play with a 6-2, 6-2 decision over Pablo Aycart. In the quarterfinals, Stefani beat Colter Decoste 7-6, 5-7, 10-8 before upending Sean Burnette 6-2, 6-3 in the semifinals. Stefani knocked of fourth-seeded Vasyl Kiselyov 6-3, 6-4 to win the B singles flight.
• Ignacio Garcia ran his way to the quarterfinals of the A singles with a 6-2, 7-5 win over Dane Dunlap in the opener and a 6-2, 6-1 win versus Terrell Whitehurst in the round of 16 before falling 3-6, 6-2, 10-6 in a battle with top-seeded Mikjail Sokolovskly.
• Anthony Schohn opened the A singles with a 6-4, 7-5 win over Linus Bergevi before falling to seventh-seeded Chase Wood 6-0, 6-4 in the round of 16. Schohn lost 6-3, 6-4 in the second round of the consolation draw to Felipe Ramierez
• Fourth-seed Remi Chancerel topped Antoine Sanchez 4-6, 6-4, 12-10 in a marathon to open singles play before being tripped up 7-6(8), 6-3 in the round of 16 by Christian Langmo. Chancerel then suffered a 6-3, 6-4 loss to Dane Dunlap in the consolation bracket.
• Gabriel Sidney dropped the opener 6-3, 6-4 to Malik Bhatnagar before a 6-4, 6-4 loss to Felipe Ramirez in the consolations.
• Alexander Gitin won his first match 6-4, 6-3 over Nile Clark in the round of 16 before a 6-3, 6-1 loss to Sean Burnette in the quarterfinals of the B singles.
• Thomas Guy fell 7-6, 5-7, 6-1 in his first round of the B singles to Austin Bates. He then made a run through the consolation bracket with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Jake Kuhlman and a 6-3, 6-1 win over Collin MacNamara in the semifinals.
• In the A doubles, Chancerel and Guy teamed up to knock off the Whitehurst duo 6-4 and the team of Clark/Shimamoto 6-3 in the quarterfinals. Their run came to an end with a 6-4 loss to Dunlap/Langmo in the semifinals.
• Garcia and Sidney fell 6-1 in their first doubles match before bouncing back for a 7-5 win over Bhatnagar and Sanchez in the consolation bracket.
• Gitin and Marwan Abaza paired up to win the opener of the B doubles with a 6-4 victory over Hasona and Le Grande and beat Fernanez/Ruiz 7-6 in the semifinals before a 7-6 loss to Bates/Cerrini in the doubles finals.
• Schohn and Stefani suffered a 6-3 loss in their opener and fell 7-6 in the consolation bracket.
The Owls travel to Atlanta for the ITA Regionals Oct. 13-17 before closing out the fall at the Georgia Southern Invitational in Statesboro, Ga. Oct. 27-29.