January 20, 2012

Men’s Tennis Finishes 1-1 in VCU Invitational

Camels Knock off Drexel

RICHMOND, Va. – The Camels opened their 2012 spring schedule with a 5-0 win over Drexel Friday morning in the VCU Indoor Invitational. Campbell (1-0, 0-0 Big South) swept all four singles matches and captured the doubles point.

Reigning conference freshman of the year Fernando Guillen defeated Badr Quabelmoumen (6-3, 6-3) in the one position. Freshman Adrian Rossignon earned his first victory as a Camel by defeating Jeganathan Scrinivasan (6-4, 6-3) in the two spot.

Juniors David Clavera and Josep Baro completed the sweep for CU with victories in the three and four spots. Clavera knocked off Bryan Nguyen 6-0, 6-0 in the three spot while Baro defeated Paul Stauskas in the four spot.

August Iwdal and Ondrej Karlik earned the doubles point for the Camels by defeating Daniel Hansen and Skyler Davis (6-4, 7-5). The duo continued their strong play after winning three championships this past fall season.

 The Camels continue play in the VCU Invitational this afternoon at 2:00 pm against host VCU. Check back at gocamels.com this evening for full results and recap.

Campbell – 4 Drexel – 0

VCU 4-1 Indoor Invitational

1/20/12

Singles
#1 - Guillen (CU) d. Quabelmoumen (Drexel), 6-3, 6-3
#2 - Rossignon (CU) d. Scrinivasan (Drexel), 6-4, 6-3
#3 - Clavera (CU) d. Nguyen (Drexel), 6-3, 5-5 DNF
#4 - Baro (CU) d. Stauskas (Drexel), 6-0, 6-0

Doubles
Iwdal/Kralik d. Hansen/Davis, 6-4, 7-5

 

Camels Fall to VCU 4-1

RICHMOND, Va. – Adrien Rossignon picked up his second win of the season, but Campbell fell to VCU 4-1 Friday afternoon in the VCU 4-1 invitational.

Fernando Guillen fell to 1-1 on the young season after being defeated by Alexis Heugas (6-4, 6-1) in the one spot. Fillip Svensson knocked off David Clavera in the three position 6-3, 6-0.

Rossignon came back from one set down to defeat Max Wennakoski 4-6, 6-4, 10-8. The Belgium native is 2-0 this season.

The Camels return to the courts Wednesday, February 15 against Longwood for their home opener. Match time is set for 1:30 pm.

 

VCU – 4 Campbell - 1

VCU 4-1 Indoor Invitational

1/20/12


Singles
#1 - Heugas (VCU) d. Guillen (CU), 6-4, 6-1
#2 - Rossignon (CU) d. Wennakoski (VCU), 4-6, 6-4, 10-8
#3 - Svensson (VCU) d. Clavera (CU), 6-3, 6-0
#4 - Argente (VCU) d. Baro (CU), 6-0, 6-1
Doubles
Vasquez/Salomon (VCU) d. Iwdal/Kralik (CU), 7-5, 6-4