Lemaitre, Lombardi Roll into Semis at Men's Tennis Event

Barry's Ollie Lemaitre advanced to the semifinals of the Nunez Open, following a pair of wins Saturday. Photo by Jim McCurdy

AVENTURA, Fla. -- Barry University men's tennis players Ollie Lemaitre and Renato Lombardi are on a collision course for the Nunez Open singles championship.

Lemaitre advanced to Sunday morning's 10 a.m. semifinals with a 6-4, 7-5 win over Barry teammate Kevin Sielmann in the quarterfinals. Lombardi beat fellow Buccaneer Eduardo Alfonzo, 7-6, 6-4 to reach the semis.

Lemaitre, a junior from New Calendonia, outlasted Andres Alfonzo 6-3, 7-6 (11-9), 6-3 in his first match Saturday. Lombardi, a newcomer to the Bucs, had a 6-3, 6-3 opening-round win.

Eduardo Alfonzo won his opening-round match, 7-5, 6-1. Andres Alfonzo beat Sielmann 3-6, 6-2, 6-4. 

Lemaitre will play Mark Losev, a 6-0, 6-1 winner over Barry's Romain Costamagna, in the first semifinal. Lombardi meets an independent competitor in the other semi.

 

Oh oh ....

We are sorry but it appears that JavaScript is disabled on your browser.
Our site is very interactive and it requires JavaScript to be enabled.
Click on the link below for instructions on how to enable JavaScript on your browser.

Enable JavaScript on your browser