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Men's Tennis Shuts Out #9 Campbellsville University 5-0

Men's Tennis Shuts Out #9 Campbellsville University 5-0

MACON, GA - The men's tennis team blanked the #9 Campbellsville University Tigers 5-0 on Monday, March 4.  The Knights won all 3 doubles with Jimmy Merah and Alejandra Prada taking #1 Doubles 8-1, Octavio Tamola and Lucas De Freitas winning at #2 8-2, and #3 was won by Yuri Syromolotov and Leandro Otera 9-7.  The Knights went to singles with a 3-0 lead and Merah won his match at #2 singles 6-4, 6-2 followed by Tamola's win 6-4, 6-4 ending the match with the Knights at 5-0.  The remaining 4 matches did not finish as they did not impact the outcome of the match.

The Knights face #7 Cumberland (Ky.) on Tuesday, March 5 at 12 noon at John Drew Smith Tennis Center in Macon, Ga.

Full Results:

#1 Doubles: Merah/Prada (MGA) def. True/O'Keefe 8-1
#2 Doubles: Tamola/Freitas (MGA) def. Perez/Sabrajo 8-2
#3 Doubles: Syromolotov/Otero (MGA) def. Costa/Sevcik 9-7
#1 Singles:  Syromolotov (MGA) vs True 6-1, 5-6 DNF
#2 Singles:  Merah (MGA) def. O'Keefe 6-4, 6-2
#3 Singles:  Tamola (MGA) def. Sabrajo 6-4, 6-4
#4 Singles:  Prada (MGA) vs Perez 3-6, 2-5 DNF
#5 Singles:  Romeo (MGA) vs Castro 2-6, 5-2 DNF
#6 Singles:  Otero (MGA) vs Sevcik 6-4, 2-5 DNF