WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 24, 2012) - Rollins swept doubles and cruised through singles play as the eight-ranked Tars downed New York Tech 8-1 Saturday.
Rollins improves to 10-6 on the season with the win.
Lucas Jovita and Jason Alabaster teamed to blank Pedro Peixoto and Eduarto Maurtua 8-0 in the top doubles match while Jeff Morris and Ari Davis took Dustin Wenchel and Julian Marcon 8-6 at No. 2.
Constantin Sturdza and Malte Christesen earned a shutout of Filip Van Eylen and Voja Pecikoza, 8-0, in the No. 3 match.
Top-ranked Jovita made easy work of Wenchel 6-0, 6-1 in the top flight singles while 11th-ranked Morris won 6-0, 6-0 over Van Eylen at No. 2. Christesen beat Percikoza 6-3, 6-1 in the No. 3 match with Davis winning 6-4, 6-4 in the fourth match. Andrew Mulick took Marcon 6-3, 6-4 in the No. 6 match.
Rollins is back in action Monday, March 26 hosting Valdosta State.
New York Tech vs Rollins
3/25/2012 at Winter Park, Fla.
(Martin Tennis Complex)
#8 Rollins 8, New York Tech 1
1. #1 Lucas Jovita (RC) def. Dustin Wenchel (NYIT) 6-0, 6-1
2. #11 Jeff Morris (RC) def. Filip Van Eylen (NYIT) 6-0, 6-0
3. Malte Christesen (RC) def. Voja Pecikoza (NYIT) 6-3, 6-1
4. Ari Davis (RC) def. Pedro Peixoto (NYIT) 6-4, 6-4
5. Andrew Mulick (RC) def. Julian Marcon (NYIT) 6-3, 6-4
6. Eduardo Maurtua (NYIT) def. Greg Corwin (RC) 6-7 (4-7), 6-1, 10-2
1. Lucas Jovita/Jason Alabaster (RC) def. Pedro Peixoto/Eduardo Maurtua (NYIT) 8-0
2. Jeff Morris/Ari Davis (RC) def. Dustin Wenchel/Julian Marcon (NYIT) 8-6
3. Constantin Sturdza/Malte Christesen (RC) def. Filip Van Eylen/Voja Pecikoza (NYIT) 8-0
Rollins 10-6; National ranking #8