Win Streak Hits Nine for Netters
The men's tennis team kept their momentum rolling by topping Colorado College in Orlando, Florida on Monday afternoon, 6-3. The victory was the Petrels' ninth straight.
Playing the singles matches first, Oglethorpe sprinted to the clinching point by sweeping through the No.'s 1 - 5 slots. Bryan Bailey collected the winning point at No. 5, 6-1, 6-2.
With the match in hand, Coach Howell tinkered with his doubles combinations as the combo of Christoffersen-Dinakaran picked up Oglethrope's lone doubles victory, 9-7. Complete match results included below. The Florida gauntlet continues later on Monday evening when the Petrels square off with Wisconsin-Whitewater.
|#1 Singles||Felix Mann||Nathanael Burt||Oglethorpe University||6-1, 6-4|
|#2 Singles||Ross Beall||Evan Jonker||Oglethorpe University||6-2, 6-2|
|#3 Singles||Ethan Motz||Thomas Modern||Oglethorpe University||6-2, 6-4|
|#4 Singles||Alex Biffle||Lionel Zen-Ruffinen||Oglethorpe University||6-1, 6-1|
|#5 Singles||Bryan Bailey||Will Lindsay||Oglethorpe University||6-1, 6-2|
|#6 Singles||Rajiv Dinakaran||Zach White||Colorado College||6-2, 4-6, 10-4|
|#1 Doubles|| Alex Biffle
| Nathanael Burt
|#2 Doubles|| Rajiv Dinakaran
| Evan Jonker
|#3 Doubles|| Lawrence Sweatman
| Will Lindsay