UNCG holds on for 4-3 win over Georgia Southern
GREENSBORO, NC – UNC Greensboro picked up wins at the top three singles slots after winning two of three doubles matches as the Spartans got past Georgia Southern, 4-3, in Southern Conference men's tennis action Saturday afternoon.
UNCG got singles wins from Orcun Seyrek, Andrey Bubnov and Arsel Kumdereli after the early 1-0 lead to wrap up UNCG's 12th win of the season (12-6), including a 6-2 mark in league play. Seyrek's win, a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Joris DeWeerdt, made him 22-3 on the year, including 17-1 this spring. The freshman from Istanbul, Turkey is a perfect 8-0 on the spring. Kumdereli earned his 16th win of the year, while Bubnov has 12 wins this year.
The Spartans returns to action Sunday afternoon when they step out of the conference to face Richmond for a 2 pm match.
Tennis Match Results
Georgia Southern vs UNCG
Apr 11, 2009 at Greensboro, NC
UNCG 4, Georgia Southern 3
1. Orcun Seyrek (UNCG) def. Joris De Weerdt (GSU) 6-2, 6-2
2. Andrey Bubnov (UNCG) def. Gregory Bekkers (GSU) 6-0, 6-0
3. Arsel Kumdereli (UNCG) def. Jayraj Jadeja (GSU) 6-0, 6-2
4. Alain Garrido (GSU) def. Jacob Wright (UNCG) 6-3, 2-6, 1-0 (10-6)
5. Justin Flynn (GSU) def. William John (UNCG) 6-4, 7-6 (7-3)
6. Edio Castanhel (GSU) def. Yaroslav Litus (UNCG) 6-2, 6-2
1. Joris De Weerdt/Matthew Sands (GSU) def. Orcun Seyrek/Arsel Kumdereli (UNCG) 8-7 (10-5)
2. Andrey Bubnov/William John (UNCG) def. Justin Flynn/Jayraj Jadeja (GSU) 8-4
3. Yaroslav Litus/Jacob Wright (UNCG) def. Gregory Bekkers/Philip Prins (GSU) 8-2
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