Division I Georgia State holds serve vs. GSW men

Division I Georgia State holds serve vs. GSW men

ATLANTA - The Georgia Southwestern men's tennis team fell to Division I Georgia State University, 7-0, at Piedmont Park on Wednesday afternoon. 

GSW's record drops to 3-5 overall, while Georgia State won its seventh-straight match and improves to 12-3.

The Hurricanes fell behind 1-0 after doubles action and were swept in singles matches with the Panthers. 

Southwestern's Ignacio Donnet played the closest singles match at No. 6, losing to Lucas Santana 6-1, 6-3. 

GSW opens Peach Belt Conference play on Saturday with a 2:30 p.m. match at Flagler.


Georgia State 7, Georgia Southwestern 0
Feb 23, 2011 at Atlanta, Ga. (Piedmont Park)

Singles competition
1. Gabe Townes (GSU) def. Matt Vansant (GSW) 6-2, 6-1
2. Victor Valente (GSU) def. Ryan Bartz (GSW) 6-0, 6-2
3. Thomas Cook (GSU) def. Chris Eastwood (GSW) 6-0, 6-0
4. Breon Badger (GSU) def. Stephen Moore (GSW) 6-0, 6-3
5. Vincent Verpeaux (GSU) def. Tommy Cangelosi (GSW) 6-1, 6-2
6. Lucas Santana (GSU) def. Ignacio Donnet (GSW) 6-1, 6-3
Doubles competition
1. Gabe Townes/Breon Badger (GSU) def. Victor Pin-Haltenhof/Chris Eastwood (GSW) 8-3
2. Thomas Cook/Victor Valente (GSU) def. Tommy Cangelosi/Ryan Bartz (GSW) 8-3
3. Trenton Spinks/Vincent Verpeaux (GSU) def. Stephen Moore/Matt Vansant (GSW) 8-2

Match Notes
Georgia Southwestern 3-5
Georgia State 12-3
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (3,1,5,2,6,4)