Redelinghuys' streak runs to five straight, but UNCG falls to Charlotte, 6-1
GREENSBORO, NC – UNC Greensboro sophomore Martin Redelinghuys picked up his fifth consecutive win in singles action, but that was UNCG’s only point of the afternoon as Charlotte defeated the Spartans, 6-1, in men’s tennis action on Thursday afternoon.
Redelinghuys, a native of Cape Town, South Africa who transferred to UNCG from UNLV prior to the spring semester, earned his fifth straight win by turning away Ryan Johnson in straight sets, 6-3 and 6-2. Redelinghuys had won his three previous matches in decisive third sets.
The Spartans also won one of the three doubles matches, which Redelinghuys had a hand in. He teamed up with Marc Ladouceur to defeated Johnson and Felix Berhoerster in a doubles pro-set, 8-7, 10-6 in the tie-breaker.
UNCG returns to action on Saturday when it plays host to Furman at 1 pm.
Charlotte 6, UNCG 1
SINGLES:oy Sickel (Charlotte) def. Marc Ladouceur 6-3, 7-5; Martin Redelinghuys (UNCG) def. Ryan Johnson 6-3, 6-2; Dorian Host (Charlotte) def. Ian Conchar 6-1, 6-3; Zvi Cantsberg (Charlotte) def. Austin Wilty 6-2, 6-4; Stuart Lyons (Charlotte) def. Ryan Lewis 7-5, 6-2; Felix Bernhoerster (Charlotte) def. Jason Steinhorn 7-6 (7-4), 6-7 (4-7), 1-0 (10-4).
DOUBLES: Ladouceur/Redelinghuys (UNCG) def. Johnson/Bernhoerster 8-7 (10-6); Sichel/Werk (Charlotte) def. Steinhorn/Lewis 8-2; Lyons/Host (Charlotte) def. Conchar/Wilty 8-3.
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