Scores: VCU 3, Binghamton 4
Location: Richmond, Va. (Thalhimer Tennis Center)
Records: VCU 6-4, Binghamton 2-5
The short story: Freshman Javier Amantegui and sophomore Arvid Noren collected singles win in a late push, but the Rams fell to Binghamton at home on Friday afternoon at the Thalhimer Tennis Center. Amantegui is now 14-6 overall in singles play this year.
- Noren continues to dominate in singles play. In consecutive sets, he defeated Binghamton's Valentin Bouchet, 7-6 (4), 6-0. He is now 7-1 in dual matches this season.
- Seniors Daryl Monfils and Marten Jonsson contributed a point for the Rams with a win in doubles play. The pair downed Ludovico Cestarollo and Inigo Saez, 6-4 on the first court. The duo is now holds an overall doubles record of 7-3.
- Amantegui and Noren also collected a win on the doubles court. They dominated Tiago Lourenco and Vihar Shah, 6-0.
1-Daryl Monfils/Marten Jonsson (VCU) def. Ludovico Cestarollo/Inigo Saez, 6-4
2-Vitor Lima/Philip Mobius (VCU) vs. Frenk Kote/Kushaan Nath, 4-4
3-Javier Amantegui/Arvid Noren (VCU) def. Tiago Lourenco/Vihar Shah, 6-0
Order of finish: 3, 1
1-Ludovico Cestarollo (BU) def. Vitor Lima, 6-1, 6-2
2-Tiago Lourenco (BU) def. Marten Jonsson, 6-3, 6-4
3-Kushann Nath (BU) def. Ignacio Rivero Crespo, 6-0, 6-3
4-Inigo Saez (BU) def. Louis Ishizaka, 7-6(8), 6-3
5-Arvid Noren (VCU) def. Valentin Bouchet, 7-6(4), 6-0
6-Javier Amantegui (VCU) def. Josh Druger, 6-3, 6-0
Order of finish: 1, 3, 2, 5, 4, 6
The Rams travel to Raleigh, N.C. to take on the Wolfpack of N.C. State on Sunday, Feb. 19 at 12 p.m.