Trojans Knockoff Wolves Of Newberry

Trojans Knockoff Wolves Of Newberry

FLORENCE, S.C. - The University of Mount Olive men's tennis team defeated the Wolves of Newberry College 4-2 on the opening day of the City of Florence 2019 College Tournament hosted by Francis Marion University in Florence, S.C.

Location: Florence, S.C.
Results: Box Score  |  Results


  • Mount Olive took a 1-0 lead in the match score following a quick sweep of doubles No. 1 & 2 by the Trojans.
  • Armando Ferreira and Milosh Petrovic took a 6-0 win as the No. 1 duo, while Martin Moser and Pablo Safont Ferrer won 6-1 at No. 2.
  • UMO picked up two singles wins to lead Newberry 3-0 after factoring in the double point.
  • Safont Ferrer won the No. 5 bout 6-1, 6-3, and Moser in the No. 2 position won his bout 6-1, 6-2.
  • The Wolves closed the gap in the match score to 3-2 after picking up the No. 1 and No. 4 singles games. 
  • Gustavo dos Santos clinched the match for Mount Olive winning the No. 6 singles bout in three sets, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, to give UMO their fourth match point for the win.


  • Order of finish: Doubles (2,1); Singles (5,2,1,4,6)
  • New rules were implemented this season that changed the point value of the doubles points. Now the first team with two doubles wins gets one match point.


Mount Olive is back in action at 9 a.m. tomorrow to take on the Bearcats of Lander University in the semifinals of the City of Florence 2019 College Tennis Invitational in Florence, S.C.