What you need to know
* The Panthers defeated Old Dominion 4-1 on the road Saturday afternoon.
* The team is 14-6 on the season (3-1 SBC), with no conference opponents left until the Sun Belt Tournament in late April.
* Senior Felipe Jaworski clinched the match for Georgia State, his fourth of the year.
NORFOLK, Va.- The No. 38 Georgia State men’s tennis team defeated Old Dominion 4-1 Saturday afternoon in the first of the final three regular season matches for the team. The victory was just the second home lost for ODU this season. Senior Felipe Jaworski clinched the match for GSU, his team-leading fourth clinch of the season.
The Panthers are now 14-6 overall (3-1 SBC) following the win, while the Monarchs fell to 14-5 overall.
GSU gained momentum quickly, earning the doubles point in straight sets. Quentin Coulaud and Jaworski defeated Jacob Nicolussi and Michael Weindl 6-2, while Zackery Kennedy and Andrei Andrukhou clinched the doubles point with a 7-6 win in the No. 1 match.
In singles play, Sebastian Acuna put the Panthers up 2-0 with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Jose Nunez Navarro. The Monarchs closed the gap to 2-1 as Andrukhou fell 6-3, 6-4 to Weindl.
Kennedy defeated No. 37 Adam Moundir 6-4, 6-3 in the No. 1 match, before Jaworski clinched the match with a 6-1, 7-5 victory over Justin Herrera.
The Panthers will return to the court against Florida Atlantic for their final home match on April 10. Admission to Piedmont Park is free and live stats will be available at GeorgiaStateSports.com.
1. Zackery Kennedy (GSU) def. #37 Adam Moundir (ODU) 6-4, 6-3
2. Michael Weindl (ODU) def. Andrei Andrukhou (GSU) 6-3, 6-4
3. Jacob Nicolussi (ODU) vs. Jannis Koeke (GSU) 6-3, 4-3, unfinished
4. Javier Jover Maestre (ODU) vs. Quentin Coulaud (GSU) 6-4, 3-2, unfinished
5. Sebastian Acuna (GSU) def. Jose Nunez Navarro (ODU) 6-3, 6-2
6. Felipe Jaworski (GSU) def. Justin Herrera (ODU) 6-1, 7-5
1. Zackery Kennedy/Andrei Andrukhou (GSU) def. Aziz Kijametovic/Jose Nunez Navarro (ODU) 7-6
2. Adam Moundir/Javier Jover Maestre (ODU) vs. Sebastian Acuna/Jack MacFarlane (GSU) 6-6, unfinished
3. Quentin Coulaud/Felipe Jaworski (GSU) def. Jacob Nicolussi/Michael Weindl (ODU) 6-2