Men's Tennis Defeats Texas A&M C. C. 6-1

February 27, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Feb. 27, 2006

NEWPORT NEWS, VA - The Old Dominion University men's tennis team nearly shutout Texas A&M Corpus Christi Sunday at Center Court, winning by a score of 6-1. ODU improves to 10-5 overall with the win.

Doubles Action saw an 8-6 win for ODU's Eidy Igarashi and Henrique Cancado over their competitors. The Monarch pair Harel Srugo and Aleksandr Seleznev beat the adversaries 8-1, and Nathaniel Grover with partner Matthew Sands beat their competition 8-2.

In singles, Harel Srugo posted a 6-3, 6-2 win over Raul Morant-Rivas. Henrique Canado claimed a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Audrey Kumantsov. ODU's Eidy Igarashi beat Mikhail Pavlov 6-0, 5-7, 7-5. Alexadre Seleznev beat Jose Zunino 6-1, 6-4, before Matthew Sands fell to Jan Cingel 6-4, 3-6, 1-0. Nate Gover defeated Sharon Henselijin 3-6, 6-1, 1-1.

The Monarchs return to action March 8th as they take on Villanova.

Final Results:

Old Dominion 6 Texas A&M C.C. 1

Doubles 1.Cancado/Igarashi (ODU) d. Rivas/Zunino (TAMCC) 8-6 2.Srugo/Seleznev (ODU) d. Paulov/Kumantsov (TAMCC) 8-1 3.Grover/Sands (ODU) d. Cingel/Henselisn (TAMCC) 8-2

Singles 1.Harel Srugo (ODU) d. Raul Morant-Rivas (TAMCC) 6-3,6-2 2.Henrique Cancado (ODU) d. Andrey Kumantsov (TAMCC) 6-1,6-4 3.Eidy Igarashi (ODU) d. Mikhail Pavlov (TAMCC) 6-0,5-7,7-5 4.Alexandre Seleznev (ODU) d. Jose Zunino (TAMCC) 6-1,6-4 5.Jan Cingel (TAMCC) d. Matthew Sands (ODU) 6-4,3-6,1-0 6.Nate Gover (ODU) d. Sharon Henselijn (TAMCC) 3-6,6-1,1-0