Knights Prevail in Matchup of Palm Beach County Men's Tennis Squads
February 26, 2011
Written By: Michael Brown, Assistant A.D. for Athletic Communications
DELRAY, Fla.- Taking on their Palm Beach County rivals in Lynn University, the Palm Beach Atlantic University men’s tennis team hosted a neutral site match on Saturday by taking to the court at the Delray Beach Tennis Center. Although the No. 50-ranked Sailfish would battle they would in the end fall short by a score of 9-0 to the No. 5-ranked Fighting Knights.
Top singles player Krasimir Atanasov provided the best competition as he would be defeated 7-6 (4), 6-1 at No. 1-singles while also teaming with Luke Bolanos for an 8-4 loss at No. 1-doubles.
A busy week of matches has concluded for head coach Chi Ly and his squad as they will next suit up on March 4th as they will play host to the University of California-Pennsylvania at 3 pm at Gaines Park.
#50 PBA 0, #5 Lynn 9
1D. Atanasov/Bolanos lost to Sarra/Cirla 4-8
2D. Guenther/Minicozzi lost to Pavanelli/Wolfer 3-8
3D. Kalis/Sahlman lost to Kendall/Laffey 1-8
1. Atanasov lost to Wolfer 6-7 (4), 1-6
2. Guenther lost to Pavanelli 2-6,0-6
3. Bolanos lost to Sarra 3-6,4-6
4. Minicozzi lost to Voirin 2-6,2-6
5. Kalis lost to Kendall 2-6,1-6
6. Sahlman lost to Dean 4-6,3-6