Match 1: Oral Roberts 7 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
March 2: Oral Roberts 5 – Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
Records: Oral Roberts (8-7); Arkansas-Pine Bluff (0-16)
Location: Pine Bluff, Ark.
The Short Story: The Oral Roberts men's tennis team swept a double-header Monday at Arkansas-Pine Bluff in non-conference action.
The Golden Eagles took the first match 7-0 before a 5-0 win in the nightcap. ORU has also won three of their last four matches heading into Friday's Summit League match with South Dakota State.
The bottom of the singles lineup dominated UAPB as Michael Sosnowski won at No. 4 and No. 3 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Sosnowski moved his singles record to 8-6 while Barnabas Koncz won his team-high seventh and eighth match of the season.
Jason Ly also was a 6-0, 6-0 winner for ORU in the second match at No. 6 singles.
Up Next: The Golden Eagles return to Tulsa to host Summit League foe South Dakota State Friday night. Weekend action continues Sunday as ORU welcome Illinois-Chicago at 1 p.m.
Oral Roberts 7, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
1. Barnabas Koncz (ORU) def. Sjid Rahman (UAPB) 6-2, 6-1
2. Jan Pehnec (ORU) def. Jualon Greig (UAPB) 6-2, 6-3
3. Amar Saletovic (ORU) def. Hanif Fudaell (UAPB) 6-0, 6-1
4. Michael Sosnowski (ORU) def. Khusto Ledwaba (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
5. Alvaro Santamaria (ORU) def. Myles Adams (UAPB) 6-1, 6-0
6. Braxton Bates (ORU) def. Edward Butler (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
1. Jan Pehnec/Kenneth Boykin (ORU) def. Jualon Greig/Sjid Rahman (UAPB) 6-4
2. Amar Saletovic/Barnabas Koncz (ORU) def. Hanif Fudaell/Khusto Ledwaba (UAPB) 6-0
3. Michael Sosnowski/Braxton Bates (ORU) def. Edward Butler/Myles Adams (UAPB) 6-0
Oral Roberts 7-7
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0-15
Order of finish: Doubles (3,2,1); Singles (4,5,3,1,2,6)
Oral Roberts 5, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0
1. Sjid Rahman (UAPB) vs. Jan Pehnec (ORU) unfinished
2. Barnabas Koncz (ORU) def. Jualon Greig (UAPB) 6-3, 6-3
3. Michael Sosnowski (ORU) def. Hanif Fudaell (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
4. Alvaro Santamaria (ORU) def. Jhusto Ledwaba (UAPB) 6-3, 6-1
5. Braxton Bates (ORU) def. Myles Adams (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
6. Jason Ly (ORU) def. Edward Butler (UAPB) 6-0, 6-0
Did not play
Oral Roberts 8-7
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0-16
Order of finish: Doubles (); Singles (6,5,3,4,2)
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