AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's tennis team hosted Belmont Abbey on Thursday afternoon at Newman Tennis Center and pulled out a 9-0 flawless victory to remain undefeated.
Facing his alma mater, head coach Michael McGrath guided the Jaguars (4-0) to a shutout victory. Augusta did not lose one match on the day while battling high winds.
AU is ranked No. 9 in the NCAA Southeast Region and No. 49 in the nation according to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
Augusta hosts Emmanuel on Friday, Feb. 10 for a 2:00 p.m. start at Newman Tennis Center in Augusta, Ga.
Men's Tennis Match Results
Belmont Abbey vs Augusta University
Feb 09, 2017 at Augusta, Ga. Newman Tennis Center
Augusta University 9, Belmont Abbey 0
1. Patrick Oliveira (AUGMT17) def. Juan Baez (BAC-M) 6-1, 6-0
2. Gaspard Mathieu (AUGMT17) def. Grant Goldin (BAC-M) 7-6, 6-2
3. Moritz Gehlhaus (AUGMT17) def. George Barfoot (BAC-M) 7-6, 0-6, 10-7
4. Arthur Andrade (AUGMT17) def. Carlos Nolasco (BAC-M) 6-4, 6-3
5. Joao Gabriel Freitas (AUGMT17) def. Jacob Andress (BAC-M) 6-4, 6-2
6. Odyr Cruz (AUGMT17) def. Nikhil Reddy Amaresh (BAC-M) 6-1, 6-1
Belmont Abbey 5-3
Augusta University 4-0
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