RAMS EXTINGUISH FLAMES IN MATCH ONE OF WEEKEND DOUBLEHEADER

Score: VCU 4, Liberty 3

Location: Richmond, Va. (Thalhimer Tennis Center)

Records: VCU 7-4, Liberty 4-7

The short story: VCU held on against Liberty after dominating doubles play, earning its seventh win of season

OPENING SERVE

  • VCU swept doubles play, outscoring Liberty 18-11
  • Inigo Torre Martin defeated Chase Burton in two sets to earn VCU its first singles point of the match
  • In No. 3 singles, Philip Mobius defeated Eddie Guitierrez in two sets
  • Timo Zgraggen sealed the victory for the Rams after defeating Steve Mundt in No. 6 singles

THE RESULTS

VCU 4 Liberty 3

Doubles:
1. Rayane Stable/Javier Amantegui (VCU) def. Nicaise Muamba/Chase Burton (LU) 6-4
2. Arvid Noren/Inigo Torre Martin (VCU) def. Josh Wilson/Ian Sturgill (LU) 6-3
3. Philip Mobius/Inaki Rivero Crespo (VCU) def. Steve Mundt/Vince Salas (LU) 6-4
Order of Finish: 2, 3, 1

Singles:
1. Nicaise Muamba (LU) def. Rayane Stable (VCU) 6-3, 6-1
2. Josh Wilson (LU) def. Arvid Noren (VCU) 6-3, 4-6, 6-4
3. Philip Mobius (VCU) def. Eddie Guitierrez (LU) 6-4, 6-3
4. Inigo Torre Martin (VCU) def. Chase Burton (LU) 6-3, 6-1
5. Ian Sturgill (LU) def. Javier Amantegui (VCU) 6-3, 6-2
6. Timo Zgraggen (VCU) def. Steve Mundt (LU) 6-4, 7-5
Order of Finish: 1, 4, 3, 2, 5, 6

UP NEXT

VCU is set to host Elon tomorrow at 1 p.m. in the second match of the weekend doubleheader