DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men's tennis team lost their first match in the last seven to the North Georgia Nighthawks 6-3 on Saturday afternoon in Peach Belt Conference play in Dahlonega, Ga.
The Jaguars moved to 8-2 on the year and 2-2 in the league with the loss, while the Nighthawks jumped to 5-2 overall and 3-2 in the league.
The Jags dropped all three doubles matches to give UNG an early advantage on the day. GRU's No. 1 singles player Romain Ferreira defeated Matheus Guida 6-2, 6-4 to get the first win for the Jags.
The Jaguars play a non-conference match at Erskine on Tuesday, March 10 at 1:00 p.m. in Due West, S.C.
North Georgia 6, GRU Augusta 3
1. Romain Ferreira (GRUMT15) def. Matheus Guida (UNGMT) 6-2, 6-4
2. Philipp Mueller (UNGMT) def. Thomas Sevel (GRUMT15) 7-5, 6-1
3. Romain Brunie (GRUMT15) def. Mateus Camasmie (UNGMT) 6-4, 6-1
4. Julian Schoeller (UNGMT) def. Moritz Gehlhaus (GRUMT15) 6-2, 6-2
5. Alexander Reinauer (UNGMT) def. Joao Gabriel Freitas (GRUMT15) 6-4, 6-2
6. Arthur Andrade (GRUMT15) def. Tomas Schneider (UNGMT) 7-5, 7-5
1. Matheus Guida/Mateus Camasmie (UNGMT) def. Romain Ferreira/Moritz Gehlhaus (GRUMT15) 9-8
2. Philipp Mueller/Julian Schoeller (UNGMT) def. Romain Brunie/Thomas Sevel (GRUMT15) 8-2
3. Alexander Reinauer/Tomas Schneider (UNGMT) def. Joao Gabriel Freitas/Gustav Anderson (GRUMT15) 8-4
GRU Augusta 8-2, 2-2 PBC
North Georgia 5-2 3-2 PBC
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