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Men’s Tennis Grabs Two Wins Wednesday at ONEOK Sports Complex

Men’s Tennis Grabs Two Wins Wednesday at ONEOK Sports Complex

The Basics

ORU 2018 Record: 3-2

Match 1: Oral Roberts 6 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 1
Match 2: Oral Roberts 5 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0

Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma (ONEOK Sports Complex)

 

TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts men's tennis team played its first home matches at the new ONEOK Sports Complex Wednesday and collected two wins against Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 6-1 and 5-0.

ORU claimed the doubles point winning all three positions with a 6-2 score in match one. The Golden Eagles also scored the doubles points in match two winning the one and two positions. 

Eddy Leardini grabbed a team point for the Golden Eagles winning at the No. 5 spot 6-3, 6-0 in match one. In match two, ORU won four of the singles games. Combined the Golden Eagles did not give up more than three points in a game in singles action of match two.

Up Next: The Golden Eagles will take on Tulsa Thursday, February 15 at 6 p.m. at the Case Tennis Center.

 

The Results 

Match 1: Oral Roberts 6, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 1

Doubles competition

1. Boykin, Pehnec (ORU) def. Rahman, Greig (UAPB) 6-2
2. Moreira, Guymon (ORU) def. Ledbetter, Vangala (UAPB) 6-2
3. Santamaria, Leardini (ORU) def. Lewis, Ledwaba (UAPB) 6-2

 
Singles competition

1. Boykin (ORU) def. Rahman (UAPB) 6-3, 7-5
2. Pehnec (ORU) def. Lewis (UAPB) 6-2, 5-7, 10-7
3. Santamaria (ORU) def. Vangala (UAPB) 6-2, 6-3
4. Moreira (ORU) def. Greig (UAPB) 6-3, 6-3
5. Leardini (ORU) def. Ledwaba (UAPB) 6-3, 6-3
6. Price (ORU) lost to Ledbetter (UAPB) 2-6, 0-6

 

Match 2: Oral Roberts 5, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0

Doubles competition

1. Leardini, Pehnec (ORU) def. Rahman, Greig (UAPB) 6-3
2. Moreira, Guymon (ORU) def. Ledbetter, Vangala (UAPB) 6-1
3. Santamaria, Hjelm (ORU) def. Lewis, Ledwaba (UAPB) Unfinished

 
Singles competition

1. Pehnec (ORU) def. Rahman (UAPB) 6-1, 6-0
2. Santamaria (ORU) vs. Vangala (UAPB) unfinished
3. Moreira (ORU) def. Greig (UAPB) 6-3, 6-0
4. Leardini (ORU) vs. Ledbetter (UAPB) unfinished
5. Hjelm (ORU) def. Ledwba (UAPB) 6-1, 6-1
6. Guymon (ORU) def. Ross (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0

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