Men’s Tennis Falls To South Carolina St. in Non-Conference

Orangeburg, SC. – Ahead of their home match against Mississippi Valley St. Friday March 22nd, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff men’s tennis team suffered a 7-0 defeat at the hands of South Carolina St. at the Harjeep Judge Tennis Center in Orangeburg, South Carolina.

In the single competition Le’Darrien Lebetter put up an impressive match against Juan Ramirez, but fell short in match No.1, 6-2 and 6-3.  The Bulldogs would go on to win match 2, 3, 4, and 5 to win the single competition.

In the double competition Marcelo Rodriguez/Juan Ramirez defeated Thomas Harris/Le’Darrien Ledbetter 6-2 in match No. 1 and in match No. 2 Simon Lewis/Kameron Myers dropped 6-0 against Aleksa Daskalovic/Adam Kalivoda.

South Carolina St. 7, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff 0

Singles competition
  1. Juan Ramirez (SCS) def. Le’Darrien Ledbetter (UAPB) 6-2, 6-3
  2. Adam Kalivoda (SCS) def. Kameron Myers (UAPB) 6-0, 6-1
  3. Aleksa Daskalovic (SCS) def. Thomas Harris (UAPB) 6-3, 6-2
  4. Marcelo Rodriguez (SCS) def. Simon Lewis (UAPB) 6-0, 6-1
  5. Omer Gorgun (SCS) def. Junius Ross (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
  1. Marcelo Rodriguez/Juan Ramirez (SCS) def. Thomas Harris/Le’Darrien Ledbetter (UAPB) 6-2
  2. Aleksa Daskalovic/Adam Kalivoda (SCS) def. Simon Lewis/Kameron Myers (UAPB) 6-0