Men's Tennis falls at No.-39 UNC Wilmington

Josep Baro (Courtesy of Bennett Scarborough)
Josep Baro (Courtesy of Bennett Scarborough)

WILMINGTON – UNC Wilmington swept all six singles matches and the 39th-ranked Seahawks defeated Campbell 6-0 Saturday at UNCW Courts.

Seventeenth-ranked Rafael Aita defeated Campbell's No.-64 Fernando Guillen 6-4, 6-2 at the number-one spot in a battle of nationally-ranked opponents.

Campbell and UNCW (6-1) split sets at the fourth and fifth singles positions, but Kaue Pereira and Zach Hublitz prevailed in three both times for the hosts.

The Camels (3-3) host Radford next Saturday (Feb. 23) at 1:00 p.m. in their Big South Conference opener. 

UNC Wilmington 6, Campbell 0

1. #17 Rafael Aita (UNCW) def. #64 Fernando Guillen (CAM) 6-4, 6-2
2. Chris Cooprider (UNCW) def. Steven Billington (CAM) 6-4, 6-3
3. #121 Sam Williams (UNCW) def. Adrien Rossingnon (CAM) 6-4, 6-2
4. Kaue Pereira (UNCW) def. David Clavera (CAM) 3-6, 6-1, 6-2
5. Zach Hublitz (UNCW) def. Josep Baro (CAM) 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 1-0 (12-10)
6. Pedro Mol (UNCW) def. Rik Van Gerwen (CAM) 6-2, 6-2

1. Chris Cooprider/C. Van der Burgh (UNCW) vs. Adrien Rossingnon/Josep Baro (CAM) 8-4, unfinished
2. Santtu Leskinen/Michael Reilly (UNCW) vs. Fernando Guillen/David Clavera (CAM) 7-4, unfinished
3. Matt Kealy/Pedro Mol (UNCW) vs. Steven Billington/Ondrej Kralik (CAM) 6-6, unfinished
Records: UNCW 6-1, Campbell 3-3