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Men’s tennis falls to VCU 7-0
Bearcats will continue road trip with match at Maryland Sunday
February 12, 2012Tweet
RICHMOND, Va.—Binghamton men’s tennis (2-3) was defeated by host VCU 7-0 Saturday afternoon at the Thalhimer Tennis Center. The Rams, 12-time CAA champions, captured the doubles point before winning all six singles matches.
The Bearcats played close matches at No. 1 and No. 3 doubles, losing 8-6 at each position. A strong VCU lineup controlled the singles matches, however, with sophomore Ruben Haggai the lone Bearcat to push his match to a third set. Haggai won the opening set over Camill Salomon, 6-4 before falling 6-2, 11-9.
Binghamton continues its weekend road trip with a match at ACC power Maryland Sunday afternoon.
VCU 7, Binghamton 0
#1 - Heugas/Baroz def. Bastian Bornkessel/Devos , 8-6
#2 - Wennakoski/Svensson def. A. Haggai/Dinia, 8-4
#3 - Vazquez/Argente def. R. Haggai/Lesage, 8-6
#1 - Alexis Heugas def. Alexandre Haggai, 6-2, 6-4
#2 - Max Wennakoski def. Ruben Devos, 6-0, 6-4
#3 - Filip Svensson def.Robin Lesage, 6-2, 7-5
#4 - Alejandro Argente def. Ismael Dinia, 6-2, 7-5
#5 - Jaime Vazquez def. Bastian Bornkessel, 6-2, 6-1
#6 - Camill Salomon def. Ruben Haggai, 4-6, 6-2 (11-9)