WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (April 9, 2017) – The Tars responded, after dropping two of three doubles matches, coming back to defeat No. 49 Palm Beach Atlantic, 5-4 on Sunday afternoon.  Rollins was victorious in four of the six singles matches, boosting their record to 8-9 overall, and 2-3 in the Sunshine State Conference.  The Sailfish fall to 11-8 on the year, and 1-5 in conference play.

The Rollins duo of Patrick Sell and Sami Kirberg improved to 5-4 on the year, earning a hard fought win in the first doubles position. The pair bested Rafael Lenz and Bernardo Ferreira 9-8 (7-3).

Sell picked up his second win of the day in the first singles spot, recording a three set victory over Pato Zarazua 6-2, 4-6, 6-4.  Kirberg also recorded two wins with a singles victory in the fourth position, winning 6-3, 6-2.  Rollins sealed their victory with wins in the fifth and sixth spots.  Daniel Ferl managed a strait set victory in the fifth spot, defeating Pietro de Silva 6-2, 6-3.  Cody Gubin moved to 9-4 in the sixth position with a 6-2, 2-6, 6-0 win.

Rollins returns home to conclude their regular season with a pair of SSC matches.  The Tars will take on Eckerd on Wednesday, April 12, before hosting Florida Southern on Saturday, April 15, in a match that was rescheduled due to inclement weather last week