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Golden Eagles Drop 6-1 Match to Drake Friday

Golden Eagles Drop 6-1 Match to Drake Friday

The Basics

ORU 2019 Record: 2-5, 0-2
Match: Oral Roberts 1 – Drake 6
Location: Wichita, Kan. 

WICHITA, Kan. – Marcello Moreira scored the lone point for the Golden Eagles as the Oral Roberts men's tennis team fell to Drake 6-1 Friday afternoon in Wichita, Kansas.

Marcello Moreira won in a three set match with a tiebreaker in the third set, 4-6, 6-3, 10-6, at the No. 4 position.

Up Next: The Golden Eagles travel to Stillwater, Oklahoma, to take on the Oklahoma State Cowboys Sunday, March 10 at 5 p.m. at the Michael and Anne Greenwood Tennis Center.

The Results 

Match: Oral Roberts 1, Drake 6

Doubles competition

1. Koncz, Boskov (ORU) vs. Gillespie, Thorold (Drake) DNP
2. Russo, Moreira (ORU) lost to Hall, Philips (Drake) 4-6
3. Boykin, Leardini (ORU) lost MacGeoch, Hands (Drake) 4-6

Singles competition

1. Koncz (ORU) lost to Gillespie (Drake) 1-6, 3-6
2. Boykin (ORU) lost to Hands (Drake) 1-6, 3-6
3. Russo (ORU) lost to Thorold (Drake) 3-6, 2-6
4. Moreira (ORU) def. Philips (Drake) 4-6, 6-3, 10-6
5. Boskov (ORU) lost to MacGeoch (Drake) 2-6, 2-6
6. Leardini (ORU) lost to Clark (Drake) 1-6, 2-6

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