ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The UNC Asheville men's tennis won all six singles matches in straight sets and the doubles point as the Bulldogs downed Mars Hill 7-0 in men's college tennis action Sunday afternoon.


Asheville (2-1) got straight set wins from Matt Waissen, Daniel Kripak, Alex Croker, Ryan Matthews, Brett Landau and Will Goldberg. Croker won his match without losing a game.


The Bulldogs open up Big South Conference play next Saturday (Feb. 16) on the road at league newcomer Longwood.


Singles competition

1. WAISSEN, Matt (ASHM) def. Lucas Simm (MHCM) 6-1, 6-1

2. KRIPAK, Daniel (ASHM) def. Euquerio Guerrero (MHCM) 6-4, 6-2

3. CROKER, Alex (ASHM) def. Michael Melvill (MHCM) 6-0, 6-0

4. MATTHEWS, Ryan (ASHM) def. Sam Lee (MHCM) 6-2, 7-6

5. LANDAU, Brett (ASHM) def. Zach High (MHCM) 6-1, 6-0

6. GOLDBERG, Will (ASHM) def. Joel Sturgis (MHCM) 6-3, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. WAISSEN, Matt/KRIPAK, Daniel (ASHM) def. Lucas Simm/Euquerio Guerrero (MHCM) 8-3

2. LANGEARD, Adrien/CROKER, Alex (ASHM) def. Zach High/Michael Melvill (MHCM) 8-0

3. CONATY, Pete/SCHUBEL, John (ASHM) def. Sam Lee/Joel Sturgis (MHCM) 8-4