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Golden Eagles Fall to Drake in Summit League Tournament Semifinal

Golden Eagles Fall to Drake in Summit League Tournament Semifinal

The Basics

ORU 2018 Record: 9-12

Match: No. 4 Oral Roberts 0 – No. 1 Drake 4
Location: Denver, Colorado (Gates Tennis Center)

DENVER - The Oral Roberts men's tennis team fell 4-0 to Drake in the Summit League Tournament semifinal match to close out the 2018 season at the Gates Tennis Center in Denver, Colorado.

ORU's Kenneth Boykin battled at the No. 1 singles spot to a 6-4, unfinished match. The Golden Eagles fell short in doubles play as Andrew Guymon and Marcello Moreira dropped the No. 2 spot 6-3.


The Results 

Match: No. 4 Oral Roberts 0, No. 1 Drake 4

Doubles competition

1. Jan Pehnec, Kenneth Boykin (ORU) lost to Thorold, Gillespie (Drake) 3-4, unfinished
2. Marcello Moreira, Andrew Guymon (ORU) lost to Clark, Hall (Drake) 3-6
3. Alvaro Santamaria, Eddy Leardini (ORU) lost to Wood, Hands (Drake) 1-6

Singles competition

1. Kenneth Boykin (ORU) vs. Thorold (Drake) 4-6, unfinished
2. Jan Pehnec (ORU) lost to Gillespie (Drake) 1-6, 1-6
3. Alvaro Santamaria (ORU) lost to Hands (Drake) 1-6, 0-6
4. Marcello Moreira (ORU) vs. Wood (Drake) 4-6, unfinished
5. Eddy Leardini (ORU) lost to Clark (Drake) 0-6, 0-6
6. Scott Hjelm (ORU) vs. Hall (Drake) 0-6, unfinished


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