Monarchs Season Ended In CAA Semifinals
By ODU Athletics
April 19, 2008
Norfolk, Va. - The Old Dominion University men's tennis season came to an end Saturday afternoon with the third seeded Monarchs 4-1 loss to second seeded William & Mary in the semifinals of the CAA Men's Tennis Championships.
After winning the doubles point to go ahead 1-0, William & Mary need just three singles victories to close out the contest. Rodrigo Souza defeated Dominic Pagon 6-1, 6-3 at No. 3 to give the Monarchs their only point, but the Tribe answered with wins at No. 1, No. 4 and No. 5 to move on to the final round.
#2 William & Mary 4, #3 Old Dominion 1
#1 Alex Cojanu (W&M) d. Alex Seleznev (ODU) 6-0, 6-2
#2 Marwan Ramadon (W&M) vs. Eidy Igarashi (ODU) 4-6, 5-7 - DNF
#3 Rodrigo Souza (ODU) d. Dominic Pagon (W&M) 6-1, 6-3
#4 Keziel Juneau (W&M) d. Tobias Fanselow (ODU) 6-3, 6-4
#5 Sebastien Vidal (W&M) d. Matt Fawcett (ODU) 2-6, 6-1, 6-2
#6 Richard Wardell (W&M) vs. Yakov Diskin (ODU) 4-6, 6-0, 5-3 - DNF
#1 Cojanu/Pagon (W&M) d. Seleznev/Igarashi (ODU) 8-3
#2 Souza/Fanselow (ODU) vs. Juneau/Ramadan (W&M) 7-2 - DNF
#3 Vidal/Sud (W&M) d. Fawcett/Gehrke (ODU) 8-2