MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The Dunbar brothers continue to battle as the men’s tennis team fell to the Appalachian State Mountaineers, 4-3, Saturday on the campus of Coastal Carolina.
After dropping the doubles points, the Spiders battled back with three singles victories but it was not enough to over come the deficit.
The Dunbar brothers continued their success as they both recorded single victories for the Spiders. Ethan Dunbar easily defeated Sebastien King, 6-1, 6-0, on court one, while Jacob Dunbar rallied for a 7-6, 1-6, 6-1 victory a court over against Oliver Casey.
Ethan bumped his win streak to seven, while Jacob is on an impressive nine-match win streak.
Dylan Trent picked up the final victory for the Spiders. The junior posted a 6-7, 6-2, 6-0 win over Zach Bost on court four to finish up play for Richmond.
After the Spiders faced the Mountaineers, Richmond fell to Coastal Carolina, 4-0, on Sunday.
Richmond will return to the court Friday, Feb. 28 when they travel to Liberty at 2 p.m.
Tennis Match Results
Richmond vs Appalachian State
Feb 22, 2014 at Conway, S.C.
Appalachian State 4, Richmond 3
1. Ethan Dunbar (UR) def. Sebastien King (APP) 6-1, 6-0
2. Jacob Dunbar (UR) def. Oliver Casey (APP) 7-6, 1-6, 6-1
3. Daniel Hoang (APP) def. Alex Hahn (UR) 6-2, 6-3
4. Dylan Trent (UR) def. Zach Bost (APP) 6-7, 6-2, 6-0
5. Jack Maddocks (APP) def. Canyon Teague (UR) 3-6, 6-2, 6-1
6. Matt Saltsgaver (APP) def. Jonathan Quenard (UR) 7-5, 1-6, 6-3
1. Sebastien King/Zach Bost (APP) def. Jacob Dunbar/Ethan Dunbar (UR) 8-6
2. Oliver Casey/Daniel Hoang (APP) vs. Alex Hahn/Canyon Teague (UR) 7-6, unfinished
3. Jan-Willem Kleynhans/Steve Lake (APP) def. Dylan Trent/Jonathan Quenard (UR) 8-4
Appalachian State 3-2
Tennis Match Results
Richmond vs. Coastal Carolina
Feb 23, 2014 at Coastal Carolina
Coastal Carolina 4, Richmond 0
1. TSANGARIDIS, Philipp (COASTAL) vs. Ethan Dunbar (RICH) 6-3, 4-6, 1-1, unfinished
2. YEDIGARIAN, Garik (COASTAL) vs. Jacob Dunbar (RICH) 6-4, 4-6, 4-1, unfinished
3. NILSSON, Ted (COASTAL) def. Dylan Trent (RICH) 6-4, 6-2
4. CHRISTOFIDES, Leo (COASTAL) vs. Alex Hahn (RICH) 6-4, 6-7, 3-2, unfinished
5. AL-MUTAWA, Jabor (COASTAL) def. Canyon Teague (RICH) 6-4, 7-6
6. WHALEN, Hunter (COASTAL) def. Noah Fenton (RICH) 6-1, 6-4\
1. TSANGARIDIS, Philipp/CHRISTOFIDES, Leo (COASTAL) def. Ethan Dunbar/Jacob Dunbar (RICH) 8-3
2. NILSSON, Ted/AL-MUTAWA, Jabor (COASTAL) def. Alex Hahn/Canyon Teague (RICH) 8-4
3. YEDIGARIAN, Garik/SAMED, Renan (COASTAL) vs. Dylan Trent/Jonathan Quenard (RICH) 7-4, unfinished
Coastal Carolina 5-3
Order of finish: Doubles (1,2); Singles (6,3,5)