Franklin Springs, GA – The Emmanuel Lions Tennis Team hosted #18 University of North Georgia in a NCAA Regional Match.
The Lions faced tough opponents in both singles and doubles play this Saturday but the duo formed by Lucas Pereira and Juan Carlos Romero got closed to grab a win for the home team, dropping their match by 8-6. In singles play Jorge Canadas and Guillaume Watteeuw also pushed their foes to their limits before falling by 8-6 and 8-5, respectively.
#1 Singles Alex Reinauer def. Juan Carlos Romero 6-3 6-1
#2 Singles Mark Laishley def. Jorge Canadas 8-6
#3 Singles Hugues Renald def. Braden Anglin 6-0 6-1
#4 Singles Lukas Moritzen def. Lucas Pereira 8-2
#5 Singles Andre Canino def. Enrique Alcacer 6-4 6-0
#6 Singles Jared Bones def. Guillaume Watteeuw 8-5
#2 Doubles Lukas Moritzen & Andre Canino def. Jorge Canadas & Guillaume Watteeuw 8-1
The lions will not take a break this week since they are traveling Friday to Lawrenceville, GA to play at the Grizzly Open, hosted by Georgia Gwinnett College.
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