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No. 40 ODU Drops 4-0 Match at No. 26 BYU in Provo

March 02, 2019
By ODU Athletics

PROVO, Utah - The No. 40 nationally ranked Old Dominion tennis team (6-5) fell to No. 26 BYU (11-2) by a 4-0 score on Saturday night at the BYU Indoor Tennis Courts. Saturday marked the third nationally ranked opponent in the past five matches for the Monarchs (also played at No. 21 N.C. State and vs. No. 23 Penn).

No. 40 Old Dominion’s tough five-match road stretch will continue, when the Monarchs travel to SMU in Dallas, Texas (March 12), No. 18 LSU in Baton Rouge, La. (March 14) and No. 39 Tulane in New Orleans, La. (March 15).

BYU is currently on an eight-match win-streak and are now 8-0 on their home courts so far this season.

Tennis Match Results
Old Dominion vs. BYU
Mar 02, 2019 at BYU
(Indoor Tennis Courts)

No. 26 BYU 4, No. 40 Old Dominion 0 

Singles competition
1. Sean Hill (BYU) def. Aziz Kijametovic (ODU) 6-3, 6-2
2. Jeffrey Hsu (BYU) vs. Francois Musitelli (ODU) 4-6, 7-6, 1-2, unfinished
3. Mateo Vereau (BYU) def. Jannik Giesse (ODU) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
4. Sam Tullis (BYU) def. Nicola Vidal (ODU) 6-1, 6-3
5. Ben Gajardo (BYU) vs. Oliver Tobisch (ODU) 5-4, unfinished
6. Matthew Pearce (BYU) vs. Luca Maldoner (ODU) 5-2, unfinished

Doubles competition
1. Sean Hill/Jeffrey Hsu (BYU) vs. Aziz Kijametovic/Francois Musitelli (ODU) 5-5, unfinished
2. Sam Tullis/Ben Gajardo (BYU) def. Nicola Vidal/Luca Maldoner (ODU) 6-0
3. Mateo Vereau/Matthew Pearce (BYU) def. Jannik Giesse/Justin Herrera (ODU) 7-5

Match Notes:
Old Dominion 6-5
BYU 11-2
Order of finish: Doubles (2,3); Singles (4,1,3)

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