UNCG cruises past Navy for 6-1 win
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - UNC Greensboro won five of the six singles match in straight sets and squeaked by in two of three doubles pro-sets to top host Navy, 6-1, in men's tennis action on Saturday afternoon.
The Spartans raised their mark to 3-1 on the season and came home from their northern weekend road swing with a split. Yaroslav Litus and Kyle Eddins had the easiest wins of the day. Litus won at No. 4 singles over Jermey New, 6-3 and 6-2. Eddins, playing at No. 6 singles, topped Matt Richmond by identical 6-3 scores.
Arsel Kumdereli, Orcun Seyrek and Timion Meijs also earned straight-set wins for the Spartans. Kumdereli and Seyrek also clinched the doubles point when they won a tie-breaker over Owen Bullard and Eddie Konrad, 7-5.
The Spartans return to action next Saturday when they host UNC Asheville at Starmount Forest Country Club's new indoor facility. Start time is set for 6 p.m.
UNCG 6, Navy 1
1 - Orcun Seyrek (UNCG) def. Owen Bullard, 7-6 (7-2), 6-3
2 - Arsel Kumdereli (UNCG) def. Marcus Rebersak, 7-5, 7-6 (7-4)
3 - Anderson Walls (Navy) def. Jacob Wright, 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-8)
4 - Yaroslav Litus (UNCG) def. Jeremy New, 6-3, 6-2
5 - Timion Meijs (UNCG) def. Zach Nicholson, 7-5, 6-0
6 - Kyle Eddins (UNCG) def. Matt Richmond, 6-3, 6-3
1 - Kumdereli / Seyrek (UNCG) def. Bullard / Eddie Konrad, 9-8 (7-5)
2 - Eddins / Meijs (UNCG) def. Nick Birger / Ramsey Lemaich, 9-7
3 - New / Nicholson (Navy) def. Litus / Wright, 8-4
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