New Orleans, La- Loyola University New Orleans tennis team wrapped up their first event of the fall season in the Big Easy Classic at the UNO Tennis Center this weekend.
Meghan Debaroncelli fell to Kourtney Howell of Xavier in the Flight 1 Consolation Semi-Finals 5-7, 7-6, 6-0. On Saturday, Francis Bonin fell to Vashi Balleste of Xavier 6-1, 6-0. The doubles team of Cosovic/Durden of Troy defeated Debaroncelli/Bonin 8-1.
On the men’s side Saturday, Devon Belcher fell to Damian Despetovski of Nicholls State 3-6, 6-2, 6-0. Matthew Farnham lost to Sebastian Kirmse of South Alabama 6-0, 6-1. Guillermo Aylon of UNO defeated Josh Laviolette 6-0, 6-0. Jan Hellmich of South Alabama downed Tony Benjamin 6-1, 6-0.
In men’s doubles, the team of Campos/Meligy of UNO defeated Benjamin/Laviolette 8-2.
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