March 27, 2013

Men's Tennis Secures Win at Stony Brook, 5-2

Stony Brook, NY----The ASA College men's tennis continued their eight match winning streak this afternoon by defeating NCAA Division I member, Stony Brook University.  The Avengers improve to 10-2 as a team with the victory.

After winning the doubles point, the Avengers were able to win four of their six singles matches to secure a comfortable 5-2 victory.  Both sophomores Nail Khabiyev and Pavel Zhadanov were able to grind out their first sets 7- 6 (4) and 7-6 (5) respectively in order to win in two sets.  Freshman #1 Tim Srkala continued his impressive season by defeating Stony Brook's #1 Rick Timmerman.  

The Avengers will be back on the court at Longwood University on April 10.  The match is scheduled to begin at 1:30 PM.  

Complete Results:

Doubles
Srkala/Khabiyev (ASA) def. Knudtzon/Morales (SBU), 8-6
Waldron/Alvarez (ASA) def. Locatelli/Forai (SBU), 8-6
Timmermann/Degani (SBU) def Zhdanov/Tskhakaia (ASA), 8-1

Singles
Tim Srkala (ASA) def. Rick Timmermann (SBU) 6-1, 6-3
Nail Khabiyev (ASA) def Mons Knudtzon (SBU), 7-6, 6-3
Jose Morales (SBU) def. Christian Waldron (ASA), 6-4, 6-2
Pavel Zhdanov (ASA) def Marcelo Locatelli (SBU), 7-6, 6-3
Rafael Alvarez (ASA) def Robert Forai (SBU), 6-1, 6-4
Vinicius Degani (SBU) def Zurab Tskhakaia (ASA), 6-1, 6-3