Knights Fall to Tigers

MEMPHIS, Tenn.  – No. 49 UCF men's tennis team could not hold on, falling to No. 37 Memphis by a score of 2-4 on Sunday, April 10, in Memphis, Tennessee.
The doubles point came down to a tiebreak yet again and the Tigers walked away with the point.
No. 47 Trey Hilderbrand and Bogdan Pavel were back on track, earning the upset over No. 23 David Stevenson and Jeremy Taylor on court one by a score of 6-4.
JC Roddick and Quinn Snyder fell to Patrick Sydow and Pau Fanio on court three, 3-6.
It came down to court two as No. 77 Lleyton Cronje and Cooper White took on Oscar Cutting and Pablo Alemany Malea. The pairs battled to the end, but the Tigers got the edge in the tiebreak, 7-6(5).
In singles action, Alan Rubio and JC Roddick both picked up dominant wins. On court three, Rubio defeated Oscar Cutting with a score of 6-2, 6-2 while one court five, Roddick defeated Pau Fanlo also by a score of 6-2, 6-2.
On court one, Lleyton Cronje had forced a third set but came up short, falling 4-6, 6-2, 5-6 to David Stevenson.
Quinn Snyder tried to make a comeback, but fell short, falling 1-6, 5-7 to Harry Rock on court six.
No. 77 Trey Hilderbrand dropped his match to Pable Alemany Malea on court four, 4-6, 4-6.
One match went unfinished as Bogdan Pavel was facing Jeremy Taylor on court two and was one game away from the win, 2-6, 6-2, 5-4.
The Knights are back home for the War On I-4 against South Florida and Senior Knight on Saturday, April 16, at the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida.
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