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Men's Tennis Falls At No. 53 George Washington
Courtesy: Richmond Athletics
Release: 04/05/2014
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Richmond men’s tennis team fell to a No. 53-ranked George Washington squad, 6-1, in A-10 action Saturday.

Freshman Jacob Dunbar picked up the point for the Spiders, as he battled at the No. 2 spot to pick up a 7-6 (9-7), 2-6, 10-4 win over Nikita Fomin. Older brother, Ethan Dunbar also took a Colonial to three sets, but fell at the No. 1 spot, 5-7, 6-4, 7-5.

The Spiders will be back in action Thursday, April 10 at George Mason. Start time is scheduled for 3 p.m.

Tennis Match Results
Apr. 05, 2014
Washington, DC (GW Tennis Center) 

#53 George Washington 6, Richmond 1 

Singles competition
1. Francisco Dias (GW) def. Ethan Dunbar (RICH) 5-7, 6-4, 7-5
2. Jacob Dunbar (RICH) def. Nikita Fomin (GW) 7-6 (9-7), 2-6, 10-4
3. Danil Zelenkov (GW) def. Dylan Trent (RICH) 6-1, 6-2
4. Julius Tverijonas (GW) def. Alex Hahn (RICH) 6-1, 6-2
5. Viktor Svensson (GW) def. Canyon Teague (RICH) 6-2, 7-5
6. Ulrik Thomsen (GW) def. Noah Fenton (RICH) 6-3, 7-5

Doubles competition
1. Ethan Dunbar/Jacob Dunbar (RICH) def. #76 Francisco Dias/Julius Tverijonas (GW) 8-4
2. Nikita Fomin/Danil Zelenkov (GW) def. Alex Hahn/Canyon Teague (RICH) 8-2
3. Viktor Svensson/Ulrik Thomsen (GW) def. Dylan Trent/Jonathan Quenard (RICH) 8-7 (7-4)

Match Notes:
Richmond 9-12, 2-3 A-10
George Washington 12-5, 2-0 A-10; National ranking #53


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