RAMS FALL TO 17TH-RANKED DUKE, 4-0

The Basics

  • Score: #17 Duke 4, VCU 0
  • Records: VCU (11-6), Duke (7-3)
  • Location: Thalhimer Tennis Center inside the HDL, Inc. Athletic Village
  • The Short Story: 17th-ranked Duke became just the second opponent in the past 10 matches to defeat the VCU men's tennis team at home. Nick Jones and Vuk Velickovic teamed up to defeat the nation's 33rd-best doubles duo of Michael Redlicki and Jason Tahir of Duke.
#17 Duke 4, VCU 0

Singles
1) #37 Michael Redlicki (DU) def. Nick Jones (VCU), 7-5, 6-4
2) #40 Jason Tahir (DU) def. #121 Michal Voscek (VCU), 6-3, 6-3
3) Alejandro Argente (VCU) vs. #58 Fred Saba (DU), 0-6, 6-3, 3-4
4) #94 Bruno Semenzato (DU) def. Jean-Baptiste Mateo (VCU), 7-6 (3), 6-2
5) Wilder Pimentel (VCU) vs. Raphael Hemmeler (DU), 1-0 DNF
6) Vuk Velickovic (VCU) vs. Josh Levine (DU), DNF

Doubles
1) Jones/Velickovic (VCU) vs. #33 Redlicki/Tahir (DU), 7-7 DNF
2) Hemmeler/Saba (DU) def. Pimentel/Voscek (VCU), 8-3
3) McCall/Hammond (DU) def. Argente/Mateo (VCU), 8-5 

Up Next

  • VCU returns to Tuesday when they travel to Wake Forest. First serve in Winston-Salem is set for 3 p.m. 
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