Botha and Vieyra Topped by Florida Duo in the NCAA Doubles Championship

Jarryd Botha

May 24, 2013

URBANA, Ill. - Jarryd Botha and David Vieyra ended their run in the 2013 NCAA Doubles Championship on Friday with a 7-6(2), 7-5 loss to Florida’s Bob van Overbeek and Stephane Piro.

The entire first set remained on serve, but the tiebreaker belonged to the Gator duo as they won six straight points to eventually take it, 7-2. Van Overbeek and Piro broke to open the second, but Botha and Vieyra would get the set back on serve at 5-4. From there, however, Florida’s team would take the final three games, winning the set, 7-5, to advance in the tournament.

No. 20 van Overbeek/Piro (UF) def. No. 7 Botha/Vieyra (UA) 7-6(2), 7-5