Clemson tops UNCG, 6-1, in men's tennis action
CLEMSON, SC – Arsel Kumdereli earned a three-set win at No. 4 singles, but UNC Greensboro dropped a 6-1 decision to Clemson on Tuesday night in men’s tennis action.
Kumdereli defeated Carlos Alvarez to earn UNCG’s lone point of the night. He lost the opening set, 6-3, but rallied to win the second, 6-2, and then won a 10-point tiebreaker, 10-3.
UNCG also earned a win on the doubles side when William Adeimy and William John defeated Alvarez and Gera Boryachinskiy, 9-7, at No. 3 doubles. However, the Tigers won the other two doubles matches to earn the point.
UNCG returns to action on Thursday when the Spartans travel to face in-state rival Charlotte in the final match of a four-match road swing. Start time is set for 2 pm.
SINGLES: Clement Reix (CU) def. Andrey Bubnov 7-5, 6-4; Jermaine Jenkins (CU) def. Martin Redelinghuys 6-1, 6-2; Ryan Young (CU) def. Ian Conchar 6-1, 6-1; Arsel Kumdereli (UNCG) def. Carlos Alvarez 3-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-3); Kevin Flek (CU) def. Jason Steinhorn 6-1, 6-0; Ike Belk (CU) def. William Adeimy 6-0, 6-0.
DOUBLES: Reix/Young (CU) def. Kumdereli/Bubnov 9-8 (7-3); Flex/Jenkins (CU) def. Conchar/Redelinghuys 8-2; Adeimy/John (UNCG) def. Gera Boryachinskiy/Alvarez 9-7.
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