NORFOLK , Va.- The men’s tennis team won five of the six singles points in their win over Norfolk State on Sunday.
The squad is now 11-10 in spring action and 3-5 in conference play.
Norfolk State took the singles point but a determined Spider squad put together five impressive singles points.
Playing at the No. 1 position for the first time this season, Jesse Feder won 7-6, 7-5.
Ethan Dunbar put together a solid day of play at the No. 2 position with a 6-4, 6-2 win. Paul Nahon followed suit with a 6-4, 6-2 victory in the three slot.
Sebasiten Fauchet dueled Pete Rastromer-Pello to three sets. Fauchet lost the first set 3-6 but found his stride in the second with a 6-1 victory. He closed out the third with a 6-4 win to secure the point for the Spiders.
Dylan Trent topped his opponent 6-4, 7-5 at the No. 5 spot.
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University of Richmond 5, Norfolk State 2
1. FEDER,Jesse (RICHM) def. ZYHMANTOVICH,Dzmitry (NSUM) 7-6 (7-5), 7-5
2. DUNBAR,Ethan (RICHM) def. RIETHMUELLER,Robin (NSUM) 6-4, 6-2
3. NAHON III,Paul (RICHM) def. BRAGA,Igor (NSUM) 6-4, 6-2
4. FAUCHET,Sebastien (RICHM) def. RASTROMER-PELLO,Pete (NSUM) 3-6, 6-1, 6-4
5. TRENT,Dylan (RICHM) def. LEMBERGER,Samuel (NSUM) 6-4, 7-5
6. GRAUEL,Daniel (NSUM) def. BAKER,Justin (RICHM) 6-3, 6-4
1. RASTROMER-PELLO,Pete/ZYHMANTOVICH,Dzmitry (NSUM) def. DUNBAR,Ethan/FAUCHET,Sebastien (RICHM) 8-2
2. BRAGA,Igor/RIETHMUELLER,Robin (NSUM) def. NAHON III,Paul/FEDER,Jesse (RICHM) 8-4
3. GRAUEL,Daniel/LEMBERGER,Samuel (NSUM) vs. TRENT,Dylan/BAKER,Justin (RICHM) 6-2, unfinished