WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 10, 2017) – The Rollins men moved back to .500 with a victory over the Wayne State Warriors. Rollins moves to 4-4 after the 7-2 win. Wayne State falls to 2-5 on 2017 season.
The Tars won two of the three doubles matches. Ahmed Albitar and Daniel Ferl won out of the first position 8-6. Senior Patrick Sell and sophomore Francesco Racanelli teamed up for the first time on the year to win 8-5 out of the number two spot.
Rollins controlled most of the singles matches as well, finding themselves victorious in five of the six. Racanelli and Clement Charriere battled with Racanelli edging out a victory 7-6, 7-5. Ziad Melhaoui also registered a straight set victory out of the fourth spot, winning 6-1, 7-5. Sami Kirberg and Ferl both dropped their first sets but recovered to record three set wins. Cody Gubin also captured a three set win, defeating Luke Ruocco in the sixth spot, 6-0, 3-6, 6-4.
The Tars continue their 12 game home stand tomorrow, Saturday, March 11, when they face off against the Knights of Queens College. First serve is scheduled for 1 p.m.