PHILADELPHIA – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's tennis team (0-1) dropped a close match to St. Thomas Aquinas (3-1) in the squad's 2017-18 home opener on Thursday afternoon, 5-4.
Luis Molina Megias and Liviu Trifoi were the first of the doubles teams to finish. They defeated their opponents by a score of 8-5. Oskar Haedicke and Joao Pedro Molina Marcal finished next, resulting in a win, with a final set score of 8-6.
Sixth singles Joseph Sison was the first single match done, defeating his opponent in two sets, with a score of 6-1, 6-1. Fourth singles Joao Pedro Molina Marcal won in two sets, winning over his opponent 6-0, 6-0.
1. Jakob Ljungberg (STAC) def. Oskar Haedicke (JEFFMTEN) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4
2. Aaron Stahl (STAC) def. Luis Molina Megias (JEFFMTEN) 6-4, 6-1
3. Andreu Ferragut-Lluch (STAC) def. Liviu Trifoi (JEFFMTEN) 1-6, 6-0, 6-3
4. Joao Pedro Molina Marcal (JEFFMTEN) def. Enej Hasicevic (STAC) 6-0, 6-0
5. Paul Voigt (STAC) def. Jacobo Atri (JEFFMTEN) 6-4, 6-2
6. Joseph Sison (JEFFMTEN) def. Luke Taplin (STAC) 6-1, 6-1
1. Oskar Haedicke/Joao Pedro Molina Marcal (JEFFMTEN) def. Jakob Ljungberg/Luke Taplin (STAC) 8-6
2. Luis Molina Megias/Liviu Trifoi (JEFFMTEN) def. Andreu Ferragut-Lluch/Enej Hasicevic (STAC) 8-5
3. Aaron Stahl/Paul Voigt (STAC) def. Jacobo Atri/Joseph Sison (JEFFMTEN) 8-4
ORDER OF FINISH
Doubles: 2, 1, 3
Singles: 6, 4, 5, 2, 3, 1
Jefferson Men's Tennis now plays on the road at West Chester on Wednesday, Oct. 11 at noon.