Destin, Fla. – The Florida State men’s tennis team completed day two of the TOPS’L Battle at the Beach in Destin on Saturday. The Seminoles started the day with doubles matches against Oklahoma going 2-1, then finishing with singles against LSU winning 2-1.
Day two started with Florida State securing the doubles point in a tiebreaker. Juan Martin Jalif and Loris Pourroy teamed up to defeat Mark Mandlik and Max Stewart of Oklahoma 8-4, while Rana-Roop Singh Bhullar and Enzo Le Seguillon dropped an 8-4 decision to OU’s Jochen Bertsch and Matt Rodriguez. In the tiebreak, Jalif and Pourroy pulled through with a 7-1 victory to seal the doubles point against Oklahoma.
Juan Martin Jalif had the first singles match of the day against LSU, where he defeated Daniel Moreno 6-3, 6-4. Loris Pourroy dropped a 6-3, 6-2 decision to Nick Watson evening the Noles up in singles with LSU 1-1.
Le Seguillon pulled through with a big win over Ruy Teixeira 7-6, 4-6, 6-3 to close out day two of competition winning the series against LSU 2-1.
The Seminoles return to action Sunday morning at 9 a.m. with doubles against Tulane. That will be followed by singles play against Oklahoma.
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Day Two Results
Jochen Bertsch/ Matt Rodriguez (OU) def. Rana-Roop Singh Bhullar/Enzo Le Seguillon (FSU) 8-4
Juan Martin Jalif/Loris Pourroy (FSU) def. Mark Mandlik/ Max Stewart (OU) 8-4
Juan Martin Jalif/Loris Pourroy (FSU) def. Mark Mandlik/ Max Stewart (OU) 7-1
Nick Watson (LSU) def. Loris Pourroy (FSU) 6-3, 6-2
Juan Martin Jalif (FSU) def. Daniel Moreno 6-3, 6-4
Enzo Le Seguillon (FSU) def. Ruy Teixeira (LSU) 7-6, 4-6, 6-3
Schedule of Play
Sunday, September 22nd, 2019
FSU vs Tulane
LSU vs Oklahoma
FSU vs Oklahoma
LSU vs Tulane