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Men's Tennis Loses to Georgia Tech 6-1




April 5, 2009

Chestnut Hill, MA - The Boston College men's tennis team lost to Georgia Tech on Sunday morning 6-1 in an ACC conference match.

The Eagles entered singles competition down 1-0 after surrendering the doubles point to the Yellow Jackets.

In the singles competition BC picked up their lone point of the match in the No. 2 position from freshman Akash Muppidi who defeated his opponent Miguel Muguruza 6-1, 4-6, 1-0 (10-2).

The Eagles travel to Florida next weekend to wrap up their ACC schedule against Miami and Florida State.

Results:

Georgia Tech 6, Boston College 1

Singles competition 1. #16 Guillermo Gomez (GT) def. Thomas Nolan (BC) 6-1, 6-4 2. Akash Muppidi (BC) def. Miguel Muguruza (GT) 6-1, 4-6, 1-0 (10-2) 3. Eliot Potvin (GT) def. Erik Kreutzer (BC) 6-4, 6-3, 1-0 (10-9) 4. Kevin King (GT) def. Alex Skinner (BC) 6-4, 6-0 5. Ryan Smith (GT) def. Brendon Wong (BC) 6-2, 6-2 6. Austin Roebuck (GT) def. Brian Locklear (BC) 6-2, 1-6, 1-0 (10-5)

Doubles competition 1. Miguel Muguruza/Ryan Smith (GT) def. Thomas Nolan/Erik Kreutzer (BC) 8-4 2. Kevin King/Doug Kenny (GT) def. Alex Skinner/Brian Locklear (BC) 8-0 3. Guillermo Gomez/Austin Roebuck (GT) def. Adam Davidson/Akash Muppidi (BC) 8-2

Match Notes: Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (1,5,4,3,6)

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