Men’s Tennis Falls to Radford 6-1

David Clavera
(photo by Bennett Scarborough)
David Clavera (photo by Bennett Scarborough)

Radford, Va. – The Campbell University men's tennis team fell 6-1 at Radford Saturday morning. Freshman Steven Billington won his third career match as a Camel.  

Billington defeated Patrick O'Keefe in the six spot (7-6, 2-6, 6-1). The Conway, Whales native is 3-5 this season.

Campbell (7-9, 2-3) narrowly missed out on singles victories in the one and three spots. Adrien Rossignon and David Clavera picked up a set victory, but fell in three sets.

Rossigon dropped his match to #78 Nick Sayer (6-3, 2-6, 7-6) in the one spot. The Arlon, Belgium native is still tied for a team best 11-5 in singles play this season. Clavera took the second set against Stijn Meuiemans 6-4, but fell 6-2, 4-6, 6-2.

Campbell returns home to finish the regular season with four straight matches at the Nisbet Tennis Center. The first of the three matches is Monday, April 2 at 2:00 pm.

Campbell Men vs Radford

Mar 31, 2012 at Radford, Va.

Radford 6, Campbell Men 1

Singles competition

1. #78 SAYER, Nick (RADM) def. ROSSIGNON, Adrien (CAMM) 6-3, 2-6, 7-6

2. ORGIZEK, Igor (RADM) def. GUILLEN, Fernando (CAMM) 7-6, 6-3

3. MEUlEMANS, Stijn (RADM) def. CLAVERA, David (CAMM) 6-2, 4-6, 6-2

4. DEHAEN, Thomas (RADM) def. BARO, Josep (CAMM) 6-3, 6-2

5. MILLS, Joe (RADM) def. KRALIK, Ondrej (CAMM) 6-0, 6-0

6. BILLINGTON, Steven (CAMM) def. O'KEEFE, Patrick (RADM) 7-6, 2-6, 6-1

Doubles competition

1. DEHAEN, Thomas/SAYER, Nick (RADM) def. ROSSIGNON, Adrien/BARO, Josep (CAMM) 9-8

2. CLAVERA, David/GUILLEN, Fernando (CAMM) def. O'KEEFE, Patrick/MILLS, Joe (RADM) 8-5

3. ORGIZEK, Igor/MEUlEMANS, Stijn (RADM) def. AUGUST, Iwdal/KRALIK, Ondrej (CAMM) 8-3

Match Notes:

Campbell Men 7-9 (2-3)

Radford 12-3 (4-0)