Men's tennis team drops 5-2 decision at Davidson
DAVIDSON, NC – UNC Greensboro’s Martin Redelinghuys rallied for a three-set win, but Davidson University won two singles matches in decisive third sets to come away with a 5-2 win over UNCG in Southern Conference men’s tennis action.
Redelinghuys, a sophomore from Cape Town, South Africa, lost the first set, 6-3, but rallied to win the last two sets by scores of 7-5 and 6-4. The Spartans also swept all three doubles matches on Monday. However, Davidson’s Flaviu Simihaian and Ethan Jaffee pulled out singles wins in the third set at Nos. 1 and 3 singles to hold off the Spartans.
UNCG returns to action on Thursday when it hosts Charlotte at 2 pm.
Singles: Flaviu Simihaian (Davidson) def. Marc-Andre Ladouceur 7-6 (7-4),1-6,7-6 (7-1); Martin Redelinghuys (UNCG) def. Daniel Bermeo 3-6,7-5,6-4; Ethan Jaffee (Davidson) def. Ian Conchar 6-3,4-6,6-2; Jay Chitty (Davidson) def. Austin Wilty 6-2,7-5; Scott Myers (Davidson) def. Ryan Lewis 6-3,6-1; Matt Hartman (Davidson) def. Jason Steinhorn 7-6 (7-5),7-5
Doubles: Marc-Andre Ladouceur/Martin Redelinghuys (UNCG) def. Flaviu Simihaian/Ethan Jaffee 8-4; Jason Steinhorn/Ryan Lewis (UNCG) def. Joe Cheaney/John Bolton 8-6; Ian Conchar/Austin Wilty def. Matt Hartman/Phillip Compeau 8-4
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