Loyola men’s and women’s tennis sweep Tougaloo, fall to West Alabama

Sat, 02/01/2014

(Hattiesburg, Miss.) The Loyola University men’s and women’s tennis teams swept Tougaloo College but fell to the University of West Alabama in a doubleheader in Hattiesburg, Miss. on Saturday.

The Loyola women (1-1) opened the day going 9-0 versus Tougaloo starting the season with a win. The Wolf Pack men (1-1) followed in similar fashion, sweeping the Bulldogs 9-0. The Pack faced stiffer competition in the Tigers, falling 0-9 on both the men’s and women’s side.

Loyola men’s and women’s tennis will compete in their first local match of the season when they face the #3 Xavier University women’s squad and #6 Xavier men’s team on Friday, Feb. 7 at 2 p.m.

Women’s doubles vs. West Alabama:

Shannon McEvoy/Stanzi Stuijt (UWA) def. Meghan de Baroncelli/ Kanda Borgognoni (Loyola) 8-4

Natalia Cardenas/Sandra Florez (UWA) def. Lauren Rosales/Melissa van Wuijckhuijse (Loyola) 8-1

Dasha Popova/Christina Bettag (UWA) def. Wesley Dejoie/Alexa Mancuso (Loyola) 8-3

Women’s singles vs. West Alabama:

Stujit def. de Baroncelli 7-5, 4-6, (10-8)

Cardenas def. Borgognoni 6-1, 6-0

McEvoy def. van Wuijckhuijse 6-3, 6-2

Popova def. Dejoie 6-0, 6-0

Florez def. Mancuso 6-0, 6-1

Katy Adams (UWA) def. Rosales 6-1, 6-1

Women’s doubles vs. Tougaloo:

de Baroncelli/Borgognoni def. Symone Booth/Taralyn Rowell (Tougaloo) 8-0

van Wuijckhuijse/Rosales def. Valencia Bonds/Megan McEwen (Tougaloo) 8-5

Dejoie/Mancuso def. Tougaloo (Forfeit)

Women’s singles vs. Tougaloo:

de Baroncelli def. Booth 6-1, 6-0

Borgognoni def. Rowell 7-5, 6-3

van Wuijckhuijse def. Bonds 6-3, 6-1

Dejoie def. McEwen 6-3, 6-2

Mancuso def. Laurin Mitchell (Tougaloo) 6-4, 6-1

Rosales def. Tougaloo (Forfeit)

Men’s doubles vs. UWA

Adam Drysdale/Anton Ivanov (UWA) def. Trivesh Singh/Federico Mercado (Loyola) 8-2

Nestor Vargas/Kike Ruiz (UWA) def. Franciso Guayasamin/David Mayhall (Loyola) 8-1

Caspar Schuetze/Logan Boone (UWA) def. Eduardo Garcia/Tony Benjamin (Loyola) 8-1

Men’s singles vs. UWA

Vargas def. Singh 6-0, 6-2

Ivanov def. Mercado 6-0, 6-1

Drysdale def. Mayhall 6-0, 6-1

Manuel Grossman (UWA) def. Guayasamin 6-0, 6-1

Simon Bardell (UWA) def. Garcia 6-0, 6-0

Ruiz def. Benjamin 6-0, 6-0

Men’s doubles vs. Tougaloo

Singh/Mercado def. Josh Agee/Stonie Lyons 8-1

Guayasamin/Mayhall def. Julius Gladney/Jimmy Pomerlee 8-3

Garcia/Benjamin def. Tougaloo (Forfeit)

Men’s singles vs. Tougaloo

Singh def. Agee 6-1, 6-3

Mercado def. Gladney 6-0, 6-0

Guayasamin def. Jared Downs (Tougaloo) 7-5, 6-2

Mayhall def. Lyons 6-2, 6-1

Garcia def. Pomerlee 6-0, 6-0

Benjamin def. Tougaloo (Forfeit)

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