(New Orleans, La.) Loyola University New Orleans men’s and women’s tennis both fell 9-0 to University of New Orleans on Friday afternoon at the UNO Tennis Center.
The crosstown rivals faced off for the first time in the 2013 season with the Privateers emerging victorious. Tarun Surat battled for the Loyola men, but lost to Richard Campos 7-5, 6-4 at the number one singles position. Jaron Belcher also forced a tough match from his opponent, but fell 6-4, 6-1 to UNO’s Abdelrahman Zaki at the number two position
Meghan de Baroncelli fought on the women’s side as she won three games in the first set, but ultimately fell to Marta Sans 6-3, 6-2 at the top singles spot. Kanda Borgognoni won two games in the first set at the number two singles position, but could not challenge in the second set as she fell 6-2, 6-0.
The Loyola tennis teams will head to Jackson, Mississippi next weekend for their last three games of the season. They will open against Belhaven on Friday, April 12th at 5:00 p.m. They will then play a doubleheader on Saturday against Jackson State and Tougaloo College. First serve is scheduled 9:30 a.m. against JSU and 2:00 p.m. against Tougaloo.
Men: UNO 9 Loyola 0
1. Ricardo Campos (UNO) def. Tarun Surat (LOYNO) 7-5, 6-4
2. Abdelrahman Zaki (UNO) def. Jaron Belcher (LOYNO) 6-4, 6-1
3. Hossam Meligy (UNO) def. Joshua Laviolette (LOYNO) 6-1, 6-0
4. David Malmgren (UNO) def. David Mayhall (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-2
5. Lovro Curcija (UNO) def. Gregory Jones (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-0
6. Dominik Kardell (UNO) def. Eduardo Garcia (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-0
1. Ricardo Campos/Hossam Meligy (UNO) def. Tarun Surat/Jaron Belcher (LOYNO) 8-0
2. Abdelrahman Zaki/Rui Silva (UNO) def. Joshua Laviolette/David Mayhall (LOYNO) 8-2
3. Chris Appelgren/David Malmgren (UNO) def. Gregory Jones/Eduardo Garcia (LOYNO) 8-0
Women: UNO 9 Loyola 0
1. Marta Sans (UNO) def. Meghan de Baroncelli (LOYNO) 6-3, 6-2
2. Kristina Martic (UNO) def. Kanda Borgononi (LOYNO) 6-2, 6-0
3. Soledad Calderon (UNO) def. Frances Bonnin (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-0
4. Fanny Benincasa (UNO) def. Christiana Krtalic (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-0
5. Paula Jimenez (UNO) def. Chelsea Keene (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-0
6. Victoria Svensson (UNO) def. Wesley Dejoie (LOYNO) 6-0, 6-0
1. Kristina Martic/Soledad Calderon (UNO) def. Meghan de Baroncelli/Frances Bonnin (LOYNO) 8-1
2. Marta Sans/Fanny Benincasa (UNO) def. Kanda Borgononi/Christiana Krtalic (LOYNO) 8-0
3. Paula Jimenez/Victoria Svensson (UNO) def. Wesley Dejoie/Chelsea Keene (LOYNO) 8-0