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Men’s Tennis Drops 5-2 Match to Denver

Men’s Tennis Drops 5-2 Match to Denver

The Basics

ORU 2019 Record: 5-10, 1-3
Match: Oral Roberts 2 – Denver 5
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma (Bernis Duke Tennis Center)

Tulsa, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's tennis team fell to Denver, 5-2, in its final home match of the season at the Bernis Duke Tennis Center. The Golden Eagles honored seniors Kenneth Boykin and Zac Price before Saturday's match.

Marcello Moreira was victorious at the No. 4 spot, 6-3, 5-7, 6-3. Nikola Boskov also won at the No. 5 singles position, 7-5, 7-6.

Up Next: ORU hits the road to Grand Forks, North Dakota, to take on the North Dakota Fighting Hawks, Saturday, April 13 at 11:30 a.m. 

The Results 

Match: Oral Roberts 2, Denver 5

Doubles competition

1. James Davis/Matt Summers (DEN) def. Barnabas Koncz/Nikola Boskov (ORUM) 6-2

2. Pedro F. Del Valle/Mattia Ros (DEN) def. Marcello Moreira/Andre Russo (ORUM) 6-4

3. Eddy Leardini/Kenneth Boykin (ORUM) vs. Daniel Krulig/Eric Morris (DEN) 5-4, unfinished

Singles competition

1. Matt Summers (DEN) def. Kenneth Boykin (ORUM) 6-7, 6-0, 7-6

2. Mattia Ros (DEN) def. Barnabas Koncz (ORUM) 4-6, 6-1, 6-3

3. James Davis (DEN) def. Andre Russo (ORUM) 6-2, 6-1

4. Marcello Moreira (ORUM) def. Pedro F. Del Valle (DEN) 6-3, 5-7, 6-3

5. Nikola Boskov (ORUM) def. Daniel Krulig (DEN) 7-5, 7-6

6. Ignatius Castelino (DEN) def. Eddy Leardini (ORUM) 7-6, 6-4

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