Men's Tennis Opens Hampton Roads Collegiate Round-Up Blanking Longwood
By ODU Athletics
March 30, 2007
VA. BEACH, Va. -- The No. 18 Old Dominion men's tennis team kicked off action at the Hampton Roads Collegiate Round-Up at Owl Creek with a 7-0 win over Longwood.
The win was the Monarchs' fifth straight win as they improved to 14-4 overall. Additionally, it was Old Dominion's second consecutive win by a 7-0 margin.
All six singles matches went to the Monarchs as well. All came by straight set wins which included No. 1 singles, No. 17 Harel Srugo, No. 2 singles, No. 27 Henrique Cancado, and No. 3 singles, Alex Seleznev each posting a 6-0 set over their opponent.
The Old Dominion men's tennis continues action at the Hampton Roads Collegiate Round up by taking on Temple and Drexel on Saturday, March 31st, and Hofstra and UNC-Wilmington on Sunday, April 1st. All matches will take place at Owl Creek in Virginia Beach.
Old Dominion 7, Longwood 0
No. 1 No. 36 Srugo/Cancado (ODU) def. Garcia/Cardoso (Long) 8-0
No. 2 Seleznev/Igarashi (ODU) def. Lindsley/Meird (Long) 8-3
No. 3 Souza/Diskin (ODU) def. Barajas-Alexander/Bair (Long) 8-1
Order of finish 1,3,2
No. 1 No. 17 Harel Srugo (ODU) def. Carlos Garcia (Long) 7-5,6-0
No. 2 No. 27 Henrique Cancado (ODU) def. David Cardoso (Long) 6-0,6-4
No. 3 Alex Seleznev (ODU) def. Brandon Lindsley (Long) 6-0,6-2
No. 4 Eidy Igarashi (ODU) def. Billy Heird 6-1,7-6(1)
No. 5 Rodrigo Souza (ODU) def. 6-0,6-0
No. 6 Yakov Diskin (ODU) def. Austin Brawley (Long) 6-3,6-1
Order of finish 5,3,2,1,6,4