Cumberland shuts out No. 17 Campbellsville
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Cumberland shuts out No. 17 Campbellsville
Andres Burgos won his singles and doubles matches in CU's victory Thursday over Campbellsville. (Credit Steve Wampler)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland swept all three doubles matches and all six singles outings in straight sets, as the 11th-ranked Bulldogs posted a 9-0 victory over 17th-ranked Campbellsville University in men’s tennis action Thursday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.

The Bulldogs (9-2) started quickly, with the 21st-ranked double tandem of Antonio Manuel Marcelo and Pedro Rodrigues defeating Michael Rjazanov and Sebastian Marot, 8-4, at No. 1. Pablo Borrero and Sebastian Nava posted an 8-2 win at No. 2 over Alejandro Soriano and Pontus Blum, while Andres Burgos and Jeremy Fleming claimed an 8-1 victory at No. 3 versus Tyler Hyatt and Austin Spalding.

In singles Rodrigues won a pair of tiebreakers against Rjazanov at No. 1, Borrero defeated Marot, 7-5, 6-4, at No. 2 and Burgos posted a 6-3, 6-1, win at No. 3 against Soriano. Nava registered a 6-3, 6-1, triumph at No. 4 versus Blom, while Fleming claimed a 6-1, 6-2, victory over Austin Colliver at No. 5 and Cristhian Hernandez posted a 6-1, 6-1, win at No. 6 versus Spalding.

Cumberland hosts Western Kentucky on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. before matches next week at the University of Pikeville and Georgetown College.

#11 Cumberland 9, #17 Campbellsville Univ. 0
SINGLES
1. Pedro Rodrigues (CU) def. Michael Rjazanov (CAMP), 7-6, 7-6
2. Pablo Borrero (CU) def. Sebastian Marot (CAMP), 7-5, 6-4
3. Andres Burgos (CU) def. Alejandro Soriano (CAMP), 6-3, 6-1
4. Sebastian Nava (CU) def. Pontus Blom (CAMP), 6-3, 6-1
5. Jeremy Fleming (CU) def. Austin Colliver (CAMP), 6-1, 6-2
6. Cristhian Hernandez (CU) def. Austin Spalding (CAMP), 6-1, 6-1

DOUBLES
1. #21 Marcelo-Rodrigues (CU) def. Rjazanov‐Marot (CAMP), 8-4
2. Borrero-Nava (CU) def. Soriano‐Plum (CAMP), 8-2
3. Burgos-Fleming (CU) def. Tyler Hyatt‐Spalding (CAMP), 8-1