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Golden Eagles Fall to Abilene Christian

Golden Eagles Fall to Abilene Christian

The Basics

ORU 2018 Record: 1-1

Match 1: Oral Roberts 2 – Abilene Christian 5
Location: Abilene, Texas (Abilene Christian University)

ABILENE, Texas - The Oral Roberts men's tennis team fell to Abilene Christian 5-2 Saturday morning in Abilene, Texas.

Alvaro Santamaria claimed a 3-6, 6-3, 6-0 singles win at the No. 3 position, while Marcello Moreira won at the No. 4 singles spot 6-4, 4-6, 10-8.

Up Next: The Golden Eagles will compete against Air Force Sunday, February 4 at 9 a.m. in Abilene, Texas.


The Results 

Match 1: Oral Roberts 2, Abilene Christian 5

Doubles competition

1. Boykin, Pehnec (ORU) lost J. Sheehy, J. Sheehy (ACU) 7-5
2. Moreira, Guymon (ORU) lost to Adams, Donasnski (ACU) 7-5
3. Santamaria, Leardini (ORU) lost Holman, Lawson (ACU) 6-3

Singles competition

1. Boykin (ORU) lost to Josh Sheehy (ACU) 6-7, 6-7
2. Pehnec (ORU) lost to Jon Sheehy (ACU) 3-6, 6-4, 3-6
3. Santamaria (ORU) def. Moceanu (ACU) 3-6, 6-3, 6-0
4. Moreira (ORU) def. Adams (ACU) 6-4, 4-6, 10-8
5. Leardini (ORU) lost to Holman (ACU) 2-6, 2-6
6. Hjelm (ORU) lost to Domanski (ACU) 4-6, 2-6

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