MONDAY, APRIL 02, 2007
Men's Tennis downs Lipscomb, 6-1

April 1, 2007

Final Stats

Nashville, Tenn. - The Dolphins (11-6, 3-5 A-Sun) faced Lipscomb Sunday afternoon, defeating them 6-1. Winning the doubles point and five of the singles matches, pushed the Dolphins over the Bisons.

Francisco Riveroll and Ernesto Ramos defeated Hangesterfer and Carrillo, 8-5, in No. 1 doubles to get the Dolphins off to a great start. They both followed that up with a win in their singles matches. Riveroll defeated West, 6-4, 6-0, in the No. 2 spot, while Ramos defeated Carrillo, 6-1, 6-4, in the No. 3 spot.

Marcos Oliveira and Vinicius Craveiro secured the doubles point for the dolphins, defeating Carrillo and West, 8-1, in No. 3 doubles. Oliveira went on to defeat Cummings, 6-4, 6-2, in No. 5 singles. The Dolphins tallied more points as Jordi Ballester defeated Sherman, 6-1, 6-0, in No. 1 singles, while Victor Vaz took on Hangstefer, 7-5 (5), 6-3, in No. 4 singles.

"More important than the win, we played for our teammates today," said head coach Jarod Camerota. "That is the mindset a team needs to achieve great things."

The Dolphins return to action on Saturday, April 7, as they face UCF at 11:00 a.m.

Singles:

1. Jordi Ballester (JU) def. Mike Sherman (LU) 6-1, 6-0

2. Francisco Riveroll (JU) def. Jeff West (LU) 6-4, 6-0

3. Ernesto Ramos (JU) def. David Carrillo (LU) 6-1, 6-4

4. Victor Vaz (JU) def. Daniel Hangstefer (JU) 7-5 (5), 6-3

5. Marcos Oliveira (JU) def. Josh Cummings (LU) 6-4, 6-2

6. Colten Jones (LU) def. Vinicius Craveiro (JU) 6-4, 1-6, (10-6)

Doubles:

1. Riveroll/Ramos (JU) def. Hangestefer/Carrillo (LU) 8-5

2. Sherman/Jones (LU def. Ballester/Vaz (JU) 8-7 (4)

3. Oliveira/Craveiro (JU) def. Carrillo/West (LU) 8-1