JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In the Atlantic Sun Conference opener for both teams, North Florida claimed a 6-1 victory over visiting USC Upstate Friday at the UNF Tennis Complex.
UNF claimed the doubles point with victories at doubles No. 2 and 3.
On Friday, three matches were decided in the third and final set, but the Spartans were unable to claim victory in any of them. The only victory of the day for the Spartans was by Gonzalo Blanco. Blanco defeated Norbert Nemcsek 7-6 (7-3), 7-6 (7-4) at singles No. 3.
The Spartans will return to action tomorrow when they battle A-Sun foes Jacksonville.