ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The UNC Asheville men's tennis team picked up another victory on Saturday as the Bulldogs downed visiting Lees-McRae 5-2 at the Crowne Plaza Tennis Center.
Asheville earned the doubles point with three victories and then won four singles match to knock off the Bobcats. Lees-McRae had won three straight times over the Bulldogs each time winning by 4-3 scores.
But that wouldn't happen on this day. Matt Waissen andJonas Brobeck defeated Travis VanHoy and Pedro De Sousa Nunes in flight number one, 8-4. At flight number 2, Nathan White and Nicolai Nonnenbroich teamed up to down Skylar Warren and Alexander Hayes, 8-5 to clinch the doubles point.
In singles action, victories from Adrien Langeard, Brobeck, Waissen and White gave Asheville five points and the victory. The win improved the Bulldogs record to 6-4.
Asheville hosts Georgia State on Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. The Panthers are coached by former Bulldog head coach Chase Hodges.
|1. Nandor Solymosi (LMCM) def. Nicolai Nonnenbroich (ASH) 6-7 (3-7), 6-3, 17-15|
|2. Adrien Langeard (ASH) def. Travis VanHoy (LMCM) 6-0, 6-2|
|3. Matt Waissen (ASH) def. Alexander Hayes (LMCM) 6-0, 6-3|
|4. Pedro De Sousa Nunes (LMCM) def. Ryan Mattews (ASH) 6-7, 6-3, 10-7|
|5. Jonas Brobeck (ASH) def. Graham Battle (LMCM) 6-1, 6-1|
|6. Nathan White (ASH) def. Jacob Darling (LMCM) 6-2, 6-2|
|1. Matt Waissen/Jonas Brobeck (ASH) def. Travis VanHoy/Pedro De Sousa Nunes (LMCM) 8-4|
|2. Nathan White/Nicolai Nonnenbroich (ASH) def. Skylar Warren/Alexander Hayes (LMCM) 8-5|
|3. Thomas Rees/Adrien Langeard (ASH) def. Nandor Solymosi/Callum Loveridge (LMCM) 8-7 (7-4)|