Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University men's tennis team opened Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play with a dominating 8-1 victory over Tiffin on Friday (Feb. 22) at the FSU Racquet and Fitness Center.
The Bulldogs improved to 4-1 overall this season with the conference-opening win over the Dragons.
The match also opened a three-match weekend homestand for the Bulldogs, who host Ohio Dominican on Saturday (Feb. 23) and Findlay on Sunday (Feb. 24) in league action. Both matches begin at 10 a.m. (ET) in Big Rapids.
Ferris State swept the doubles round against Tiffin and took five of the six singles positions, including three in straight-sets.
Below are the complete match results:
Ferris State 8, Tiffin University 1
Feb 22, 2013 at Big Rapids, Mich. (FSU Racquet & Fitness Center)
|1. Laurent Galarneau (FS) def. Max Waeters (TU) 6-1, 6-2|
|2. Sergiu Laza (FS) def. Luiz Carvalho (TU) 6-2, 6-2|
|3. Tyler Marengo (FS) def. Kyle Johnson (TU) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4|
|4. Robbie Ball (TU) def. Razvan Mag (FS) 6-4, 3-6, 6-4|
|5. Otto Keresztes (FS) def. Nicholas Almeida (TU) 6-2, 6-3|
|6. Brandon Arradaza (FS) def. Brian Coffman (TU) 6-2, 4-6, 10-1|
|1. Laurent Galarneau/Razvan Mag (FS) def. Max Waeters/Robbie Ball (TU) 9-7|
|2. Sergiu Laza/Tyler Marengo (FS) def. Luiz Carvalho/Kyle Johnson (TU) 8-4|
|3. Otto Keresztes/Aaron Dial (FS) def. Brian Coffman/Leonid Vladimirov (TU) 9-8|