Phoenix Men's Tennis tops UT Southern 6-1
Wednesday, March 30, 2022
Phoenix Men's Tennis tops UT Southern 6-1
German Suarez won his No. 3 singles match and his doubles match in the victory (Credit: Bob Tamboli)
DECATUR, Ala.-- No. 16 Cumberland men's tennis put together a 6-1 conference victory over the UT Southern Firehawks on Tuesday to improve their record to 9-7 on the year.
 
Cumberland picked up the doubles point with two wins by the No. 2 pairing of Suarez/Wessels winning 6-3 and the No. 3 pairing of Trost Hrzic winning 6-3. The Phoenix No. 1 pairing of Vaughan/N'Goma dropped their match 6-2 to Cupertino/Rosa.
 
CU took all but one of their six singles matches. No. 1 Daniel Wessels topped Luis Olives 6-3, 7-6, and No. 2 Adrijan Hrzic won his match 7-6, 2-6, 1-0. German Suarez won his no. 3 singles match over Ashai Tesuya 6-3, 1-6, 6-4.
 
Dan Slapnik Trost came up short in his No. 4 match against Guilherme Cupertino 6-3, 3-6, 3-6. No. 5 Jackson Vaughan and No. 6 Sacha Colomban sealed the match for the Phoenix winning both of their matches 6-0, 7-6, and 6-2, 6-2, respectively.
 
 
Singles competition
1. Daniel Wessels (CU)def. Luis Olives (UTS) 6-3, 7-6
2. Adrijan Hrzic (CU) def. Shizuya Kubo (UTS) 7-6, 2-6, 1-0
3. German Suarez (CU) def. Ashai Tetsuya (UTS) 6-3, 1-6, 6-4
4. Guilherme Cupertino (UTS) def. Dan Slapnik Trost(CU) 6-2, 3-6, 3-6
5. Jackson Vaughan (CU) def. Juan Camilo Moreno (UTS) 6-0, 7-6
6. Sacha Colomban (CU) def. Felipe Dias (UTS) 6-2, 6-2
 
Doubles competition
1. Guilherme Cupertino/Nickolas Rosa (UTS) def. Jackson Vaughan/Hugues N'Goma (CU) 6-2
2. German Suarez/Daniel Wessels (CU) def. Shizuya Kubo/Asahi Tetsuya (UTS) 6-3
3. Dan Slapnik Trost/Adrijan Hrzic (CU) def. Felipe Dias/Rage Matcuk (UTS) 6-3