Men's Tennis drops a 6-1 match to Southwestern College
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Men's Tennis drops a 6-1 match to Southwestern College
(Credit: Kyle Allen)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Andres Ricaurte won his singles match in two sets and Til-Felix Bochnia lost in three sets in Cumberland’s 6-1 defeat against Southwestern College.

The Moundbuilders won all three doubles outings to take the doubles point, with Sheldon Hawthorne and Ryan Fung recording a 7-5 win at No. 1 over Til-Felix Bochnia and Alexsander Milosevic while Franco Poi and David Moral-Tebar won 6-4 at No. 2 versus Javier Alonso Egea and Alejo Bagnera.

Santiago Bracco and Javier Contreras recorded a 6-1 victory at No. 3 against Andres Ricaurte and Felipe Sarpa.

Ricaurte picked up the lone win for the Phoenix defeating Fung, 7-6(5), 6-2, at No. 3. No. 1 singles Moral-Tebar bested Bagnera in two sets, 6-2, 6-3. At No. 3 and Ozelis overcame dropping a first-set tiebreaker to Grabuleda Cruañas en route to a 6-7 (6), 6-2, 6-1,

No. 2 Franco Poi took down Bochnia in three sets 3-6, 6-1, 7-6. Sheldon Hawthorne defeated Alonso Egea in two sets at No. 4 singles while Bracco bested Milosevic 6-3, 6-1 at No. 5. No. 6 Ben Erdmann defeated Felipe Sarpa 6-4, 6-2.

Cumberland will take on Olivet Nazareme tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.

Southwestern College 6, Cumberland University 1

1. David Moral-Tebar (SWC) def. Alejo Bagnera (CU), 6-2, 6-3
2. Franco Poi (SWC) def. Til-Felix Bochnia (CU), 3-6, 6-1, 7-6
3. Andres Ricaurte (CU) def. Ryan Fung (SWC), 7-6(5), 6-2
4. Sheldon Hawthorne (SWC) def. Javier Alonso Egea (CU), 6-3, 6-1  
5. Santiago Bracco (SWC) def. Alexsander Milosevic (CU), 6-1, 6-3
6. Ben Erdmann (SWC) def. Felipe Sarpa (CU), 6-4, 6-2

1. Hawthorne-Fung (SWC) def. Bochnia-Milosevic (CU), 7-5
2. Poi-Moral Tebar (SWC) def. Bagnera-Alonso Egea (CU), 6-4
3. Bracco-Contreras (SWC) def. Ricaurte-Sarpa (CU), 6-1

Order of Finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (1,3,2,4,5,6)