No. 18 St. Thomas defeats No. 21 Men's Tennis, 4-3
Thursday, March 11, 2021
No. 18 St. Thomas defeats No. 21 Men's Tennis, 4-3
Adrijan Hrzic and Dan Slapnik Trost after their doubles victory. (Credit: Kyle Allen)

LEBANON, Tenn.-Cumberland men's tennis dropped a 4-3 match to No. 18 St. Thomas. 

The Phoenix fall to 2-3 in dual matches while the Bobcats improve to 6-2 on the season.

Cumberland picked up the doubles point as Adrijan Hrzic and Dan Slapnik Trost dominated St. Thomas 6-0 in the ones. At No. 2, German Suarez and Hughes N'Goma picked up a 7-5 win to give CU the lead.

The Bobcats outperformed Cumberland in singles as Hrzic and Suarez were the only two Phoenix to get the wins in the number three slot and the five slot.

Cumberland men's tennis match against No. 23 Marian was canceled this Saturday due to the rain, but they will be back in action on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. against No. 6 Lindsey Wilson.

#18 St. Thomas 4, #21 Cumberland University 3
Singles competition
1. Adriel Azucey (STU) def. Hughes N'Goma (CU) 6-2, 6-3
2. Antoine Gbadoe (STU) def. Jackson Vaughan (CU) 6-1, 6-1
3. Adrijan Hrzic (CU) def. Robin Calais (STU) 5-7, 6-1, 1-0
4. Alessandro Tabares (STU) def. Sacha Colomban (CU) 7-6, 6-2
5. German Suarez (CU) def. Sebastian Bunster (STU) 7-5, 0-6, 6-0
6. Juan Patino Pabon (STU) def. Aleksandar Milosevic (CU) 6-2, 6-1
 
Doubles competition
1. Adrijan Hrzic/Dan Slapnik Trost (CU) def. Alessandro Tabares/Antoine Gbadoe (STU) 6-0
2. German Suarez/Hughes N'Goma (CU) def. Adriel Azucey/Thomas Andrews (STU) 7-5
3. Robin Calais/Juan Patino Pabon (STU) def. Andres Padilla/Carlos Padilla (CU) 6-1