Men's Tennis Blanks Coppin State

March 20, 2002
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

March 20, 2002

NORFOLK, VA -- The Old Dominion men's tennis team improved to 9-5 on the year with a 7-0 victory over Coppin State on Tuesday afternoon. All six singles players recorded straight set victories led by Calin Milos and Johan van Rooyen each with 6-0, 6-0 wins.

Zoltan Csanadi led the game off with a 6-2, 6-0 victory over James Montgomery at first singles, while second singles player Izak van der Merwe defeated Heneck Turefe, 6-3, 6-1. Patrik Binkowski was victorious, 6-1, 6-0, over Charles Spencer at the fourth singles position and Salman Mohammed used a 6-1, 6-1 game to capture the win at sixth singles.

All three doubles teams walked away with victories as well. The duos of Csanadi/Binkowski and van Rooyen/Pye Kyu each delivered a perfect 8-0 game. The first doubles team of van der Merwe and Mohammed allowed Coppin State to take just on game and finished with a 8-1 win.

The men's tennis team will return to action when they host the University of Richmond at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday.

1. Zoltan Csanadi (ODU) d. James Montgomery (CSU) 6-2,6-0
2. Izak van der Merwe (ODU) d. Heneck Turefe (CSU) 6-3,6-1
3. Calin Milos (ODU) d. Reshard Kellici (CSU) 6-0,6-0
4. Patrik Binkowski (ODU) d. Charles Spencer (CSU) 6-1,6-0
5. Johan van Rooyen (ODU) d. James Johnson (CSU) 6-0,2-0
6. Salman Mohammed (ODU) d. Brian Carter (CSU) 6-1,6-1

Doubles 1. van der Merwe/Mohammed (ODU) d. Montgomery/Terfer (CSU0 8-1 2. Csanadi/Binkowski (ODU) d. Kellici/Spencer (CSU) 8-0 3. van Rooyen/Pye Kyu (ODU) d. Davis/Carter (CSU) 8-0