VCU FALLS TO BROWN 4-1

Scores: VCU 1, Brown 4
Location: Norfolk, Va. (Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center)
Records: VCU 9-8, Brown 10-4

The short story: VCU fell to Brown, 4-1 on Saturday evening at the Folkes-Stevens Tennis Center in Norfolk, Va. Senior Daryl Monfils recorded a point for The Black in Gold in singles play by defeating Peter Tarwid in consecutive sets.

FIRST SERVE

  • Monfils downed Tarwid, 6-3, 6-4 to improve to 11-6 overall in singles play this season.
  • Monfils and fellow classmate Marten Jonsson picked up a win in doubles play. The pair defeated Peter Tarwid and Anthony Arocho, 6-2. The veteran duo is now 11-4 on the doubles court thus far.
  • Jonsson jumped to an early lead on the second court by taking the first set 7-6 (2), but would fall in a tough three set match to Brown's Aaron Sandberg.
  • Freshman Javier Amantegui also dropped a tough three set match. The rookie has an overall singles record of 16-9.

THE RESULTS
Doubles
1-
Daryl Monfils/Marten Jonsson (VCU) def. Peter Tarwid/Anthony Arocho, 6-2
2- Lucas Da Silveira/Charles Tan (Brown) def. Javier Amantegui/Philip Mobius, 6-3
3- Jack Haworth/Jacob Walker (Brown) def. Arvid Noren/Vitor Lima, 7-5

Singles
1- Daryl Monfis (VCU) def. Peter Tarwid, 6-3, 6-4
2- Aaron Sandberg (Brown) def. Marten Jonsson, 6-7 (2), 6-3, 6-1
3- Jack Haworth (Brown) def. Ignacio Rivero Crespo, 6-4, 6-2
4- Lucas Da Silveira (Brown) def. Javier Amantegui, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5
5- Peter Litsky (Brown) vs. Philip Mobius, 6-3, 3-0, unfinished
6- Louis Ishizaka (VCU) vs. Jacob Walker, 7-6, unfinished

UP NEXT
The Rams will return to the Thalhimer Tennis Center for a home match against Monmouth at noon on Saturday, March 25.