ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Augusta State won a close doubles point and captured four singles matches en route to a 5-2 victory over UNC Asheville Tuesday afternoon at the ARC.
The Jaguars and Bulldogs split two doubles matches before Victor Cabellos and Victor Guimaraes edged Brett Landau and Alex Croker of UNC Asheville, 9-8 to give Augusta a 1-0 lead.
In singles play, the Bulldogs picked up victories from Brett Landau and John Schubel but it wasn’t enough to stop the visitors. Schubel won at #5 flight in three sets over Gustav Anderson.
Asheville is back in action this Friday afternoon when the Bulldogs host Nicholls State at 1 p.m.
1. Victor Cabellos/Victor Guimaraes (GRUAMT) def. LANDAU, Brett/CROKER, Alex (ASHM) 9-8
2. Romain Ferreria/Romain Brunie (GRUAMT) def. KRIPAK, Daniel/SCHUBEL, John (ASHM) 8-3
3. SWINDLER, Josh/PANOULAS, Thomas (ASHM) def. Arthur Andrade/Joao Freitas (GRUAMT) 8-4
1. Victor Cabellos (GRUAMT) def. KRIPAK, Daniel (ASHM) 6-2, 6-1
2. Romain Ferreria (GRUAMT) def. PANOULAS, Thomas (ASHM) 6-2, 6-1
3. Romain Brunie (GRUAMT) def. CROKER, Alex (ASHM) 6-4, 6-4
4. LANDAU, Brett (ASHM) def. Victor Guimaraes (GRUAMT) 6-3, 6-3
5. SCHUBEL, John (ASHM) def. Gustav Anderson (GRUAMT) 6-2, 3-6, 6-26. Joao Freitas (GRUAMT) def. SWINDLER, JASHM) 7-6, 6-2 (1-0)