Men's Tennis Bested by Millersville in Season Opener

Men's Tennis Bested by Millersville in Season Opener

MILLERSVILLE, Pa. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's tennis team dropped its 2019-20 season opener at Millersville (4-0), 5-2 on Tuesday.

The Rams' victories came at second singles, junior Marko Janjusic, and fourth singles, senior Joseph Sison. Sison persevered through a long tiebreaker for a 13-11 win.

SINGLES
1. C. Martinez-Lucas (MILL-M) def. Joao Molina Marcal (JEFFMTEN) 6-2, 6-1
2. Marko Janjusic (JEFFMTEN) def. Frank Yanni (MILL-M) 6-2, 7-5
3. Ben Fellman (MILL-M) def. Odissey Kavak (JEFFMTEN) 6-0, 6-2
4. Joseph Sison (JEFFMTEN) def. Rodrigo Lorencin (MILL-M) 7-6, 5-7, 13-11
5. Santiago Ramos (MILL-M) def. Ahmed Aboseada (JEFFMTEN) 6-0, 6-3
6. Jose Alcazar (MILL-M) def. Cesar Solis (JEFFMTEN) 6-3, 6-2

DOUBLES
1. C. Martinez-Lucas/Ben Fellman (MILL-M) def. Odissey Kavak/Joao Molina Marcal (JEFFMTEN) 6-4
2. Frank Yanni/Rodrigo Lorencin (MILL-M) def. Joseph Sison/Cesar Solis (JEFFMTEN) 6-2
3. Santiago Ramos/Jose Alcazar (MILL-M) def. Ahmed Aboseada/Marko Janjusic (JEFFMTEN) 6-4

NOTES
- Sison picked up his 40th overall collegiate victory (19 singles, 21 doubles).
- It is the second straight year that Jefferson and Millersville have met. The Rams earned a 4-3 win in 2018-19.

NEXT UP
Jefferson travels to Cabrini on Thursday, September 26 for a 3 p.m. match.