Men's Tennis Falls at Campbell
BUIES CREEK, N.C. – UNCG men’s tennis fell to the Campbell Camels on Tuesday afternoon in Buies Creek. Connor Thompson (Atlanta, Ga./Holy Innocents) won his matchup at No. 1 singles to earn UNCG’s lone point in the 6-1 loss.
UNCG was unable to earn the doubles point, falling in all three contests. Warren Bryan (Greensboro, N.C./Longwood) and Ian Melnik (Lawrenceville, Ga./Rivers Academy) battled at No. 3 doubles, falling 6-4.
Thompson defeated Nicolas Rakitin, 7-5, 6-4 at No. 1 singles to record UNCG’s only point. UNCG fell in straight-sets in the other five singles matchups.
1. Connor Thompson (UNCG-M) def. RAKITIN, Nicolas (CAM-M) 7-5, 6-4
2. SCHAEFER, Lukas (CAM-M) def. Marcus Vidgren (UNCG-M) 7-5, 6-2
3. WERNER, Dustin (CAM-M) def. William Albright (UNCG-M) 6-3, 6-1
4. SOLA, Gerard (CAM-M) def. Jack Burkill (UNCG-M) 6-1, 6-2
5. SCHWAB, Lorenz (CAM-M) def. Warren Bryan (UNCG-M) 6-3, 6-3
6. CLEMENTE, Fernando (CAM-M) def. Ian Melnik (UNCG-M) 6-3, 7-5
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (4,3,5,2,6,1)
UNCG is back in action Friday as it hosts Coastal Carolina at 2:00 p.m.