RAMS DROP A CLOSE ONE TO VIRGINIA TECH ON SENIOR DAY

Score: Virginia Tech 4, VCU 2

Location: Richmond, Va. (Thalhimer Tennis Center)

Records: VCU (12-8, 2-0 A-10) VT (13-6, 3-3 ACC)

The short story: VCU dropped a close one against Virginia Tech on Senior Day to move to 12-8 on the season

OPENING SERVE

  • The combination of senior Arvid Noren and sophomore Inigo Torre Martin took down Henry Korsgaard and Jason Kros in No. 1 doubles to give VCU its first doubles victory of the match
  • Senior Philip Mobius defeated VT's Carlo Donato in No. 4 singles to give VCU its first point of the match
  • In No. 6 singles, Javier Amantegui defeated Evan Fragistas of VT in two sets, giving the Rams their second point of the match
  • VT's Brandon Perez sealed the victory for the Hokies after taking down Inaki Rivero Crespo in two sets

THE RESULTS

VCU 2, Virginia Tech 4

Doubles:
1. Arvid Noren/Inigo Torre Martin (VCU) def. Henrik Korsgaard/Jason Kros (VT) 6-4
2. Ryan Kros/Brandon Perez (VT) def. Rayane Stable/Javier Amantegui (VCU) 6-3
3. Alex Ribeiro/Carlo Donato (VT) def. Philip Mobius/Inaki Rivero Crespo (VCU) 6-1
Order of Finish: 3, 1, 2

Singles:
1. Rayane Stable (VCU) vs. Jason Kros (VT) 6-1, 0-6, 5-6 DNF
2. Henrik Korsgaard (VT) def. Arvid Noren (VCU) 7-5, 6-3
3. Alex Ribeiro (VT) def. Inigo Torre Martin (VCU) 6-2, 6-3
4. Philip Mobius (VCU) def. Carlo Donato (VT) 6-3, 6-3
5. Brandon Perez (VT) def. Inaki Rivero Crespo (VCU) 6-4, 6-4
6. Javier Amantegui (VCU) def. Evan Fragistas (VT) 6-2, 6-2
Order of Finish: 6, 3, 4, 5, 2

UP NEXT

VCU will return to action when it travels to Norfolk, Va. to take on the Monarchs of Old Dominion on Sunday, March 31 at 1 p.m.