LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis won in dramatic fashion on Friday afternoon, finishing on the right side of a 4-3 contest against Ferris State. The Moccasins (6-8) held strong in the No. 1, 5 and 6 singles flights to defeat the Bulldogs (2-8) and rebound from a dissappointing loss against North Georgia on Wednesday.
Lennart Vossgäetter continued to thrive in the 2019 for the Moccasins, winning in two sets over Connor Douglas in the No. 6 singles flight and improving to 6-0 in singles play. Vossgäetter is also 12-1 in the 13 sets that he has played in for the season.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
|1. Tim Becker (FSCM) def. Steward Sell (FS) 7-6 (7-3), 6-4|
|2. Nur Ramdani Iswan (FS) def. Brandon Pham (FSCM) 6-3, 5-7, retired|
|3. Pablo Munoz Baroja (FS) def. Victor Ahlbeck (FSCM) 7-5, 4-6, 7-5|
|4. Ayush Deswal (FS) def. Miroslav Cvjetan (FSCM) 6-2, 6-7 (5-7), 6-3|
|5. Brian Pham (FSCM) def. Mathis Guerre (FS) 3-6, 6-3, 6-4|
|6. Lennart Vossgäetter (FSCM) def. Connor Douglas (FS) 6-4, 6-1|
|1. Steward Sell/Nur Ramdani Iswan (FS) def. Tim Becker/Brian Pham (FSCM) 6-2|
|2. John Sakellarides/Oscar Sohl (FSCM) def. Mathis Guerre/Pablo Munoz Baroja (FS) 6-4|
|3. Brandon Pham/Miroslav Cvjetan (FSCM) def. Connor Douglas/Cedric Rupa (FS) 6-0|
|Ferris State 2-8; Regional ranking #3|
|Florida Southern 6-8|
|Order of finish: Doubles (3,1,2); Singles (1,2,5,4,6,3)|
The Moccasins will play their second-to-last match of their homestand on Sunday when they host Sonoma State at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center.