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Tulsa Holds Back ORU, 7-0

Tulsa Holds Back ORU, 7-0

Match 1: Oral Roberts 0 – Tulsa 7
Records: Oral Roberts (0-1); Tulsa (1-0)
Location: Tulsa, Okla. – Case Tennis Center 

The Short Story: The Oral Roberts men's tennis team opened the season at the University of Tulsa on Friday falling 7-0 to the cross-town rival.

The Golden Eagles found close matches from Barnabas Koncz at No. 3 singles falling, 6-4, 3-6, 6-1. Amar Saletovic and Jan Pehnec also battled in tight matches at No. 1 and No. 2 singles falling in both singles matches.

Up Next: ORU continues its season opening weekend Saturday against Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Action is set to start at 6 p.m. at the Philcrest Hills Tennis Club.

The Results
Tulsa 7, Oral Roberts 0
Singles competition
1. Juan Gonzlez (TU) def. Amar Saletovic (ORU) 6-4, 6-2
2. Dylan McCloskey (TU) def. Jan Pehnec (ORU) 6-4, 6-3
3. Okkie Kellerman (TU) def. Barnabas Koncz (ORU) 6-4, 3-6, 6-1
4. Daniel Santos (TU) def. Michael Sosnowski (ORU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Dominic Bechard (TU) def. Kenneth Boykin (ORU) 6-1, 7-6
6. Chase Gordon (TU) def. Alvaro Santamaria (ORU) 6-2, 6-2 

Doubles competition
1. Matt Kirby/Dylan McCloskey (TU) def. Jan Pehnec/Amar Saletovic (ORU) 6-4
2. Okkie Kellerman/Francois Kellerman (TU) def. Barnabas Koncz/Kenneth Boykin (ORU) 6-2
3. Carlos Bautista/Juan Gonzlez (TU) def. Michael Sosnowski/Alvaro Santamaria (ORU) 6-4 

Match Notes
Oral Roberts 0-1
Tulsa 1-0 

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