Clinton, S.C. – The Presbyterian College men’s tennis team dropped a pair of matches on Saturday. The Blue Hose are now 7-6 for the year after falling to Georgia Southern, 4-2, and Samford, 4-1.

 

The Blue Hose took the doubles point against the Eagles with wins by the duos of Max Benson and Jaime Castillo-Lopez and Alberto Conde and Nicholas McKinney on courts two and three.

 

Daniel Stenger earned the lone singles victory for the Blue Hose against Georgia Southern on Bobby McKee Court. He defeated his opponent 4-6, 6-3, 6-3.

 

Full results of the match can be found below:

 

Singles competition

1. STENGER, Daniel (PC) def. Stefano Di Aloy (GS) 4-6, 6-3, 6-3

2. Antonio Muniz (GS) def. BENSON, Max (PC) 7-5, 6-4

3. Diego Finkelstein (GS) def. CONDE, Alberto (PC) 6-3, 6-3

4. McKINNEY, Nicholas (PC) vs. Murphy McCullough (GS) 6-1, 4-6, 2-3, unfinished

5. Pascal Wagemaker (GS) def. CASTILLO-LOPEZ, J. (PC) 4-6, 6-2, 6-3

6. Santiago Suarez (GS) def. ALVAREZ, Oscar (PC) 6-1, 6-7, 6-4

 

Doubles competition

1. ALVAREZ, Oscar/STENGER, Daniel (PC) vs. Antonio Muniz/Stefano Di Aloy (GS) 4-5, unfinished

2. BENSON, Max/CASTILLO-LOPEZ, J. (PC) def. Carlos Garcia/Pascal Wagemaker (GS) 6-2

3. CONDE, Alberto/McKINNEY, Nicholas (PC) def. Diego Finkelstein/Murphy McCullough (GS) 6-2

 

Against the Bulldogs, Castillo-Lopez earned a straight-set victory in number four singles. Benson was one set victory away from taking his match, but was unable to finish.

 

Full results of that match can be found below:

 

Singles competition

1. BENSON, Max (PC) vs. NORVAL, Roussouw (SAM-M) 6-4, 6-7, 6-5, unfinished

2. ORLITA, Daniel (SAM-M) def. CONDE, Alberto (PC) 6-0, 4-6, 6-3

3. KIRBERG, Sami (SAM-M) def. McKINNEY, Nicholas (PC) 6-4, 6-7, 6-3

4. CASTILLO-LOPEZ, J. (PC) def. PETROVIC, Aleksander (SAM-M) 6-4, 6-3

5. REBOL, Max (SAM-M) def. ALVAREZ, Oscar (PC) 6-2, 6-4

6. BEDARD, Jonathan (PC) vs. LYTTLE, Jack (SAM-M) 4-6, unfinished

 

Doubles competition

1. KIRBERG, Sami/ORLITA, Daniel (SAM-M) def. ALVAREZ, Oscar/STENGER, Daniel (PC) 6-3

2. BENSON, Max/CASTILLO-LOPEZ, J. (PC) vs. NORVAL, Roussouw/LYTTLE, Jack (SAM-M) 3-4, unfinished

3. REBOL, Max/PETROVIC, Aleksander (SAM-M) def. SVENSSON, Elias/BEDARD, Jonathan (PC) 6-1

 

The Blue Hose will return to action with a Big South Conference match on Thursday, March 7. PC is set to face USC Upstate at home at 3:00 p.m.