February 25, 2012

#22 UMW Men's Tennis Sweeps Stevenson, 9-0; Falls to Richmond, 5-2

The 22nd-ranked University of Mary Washington men's tennis team swept Capital Athletic Conference opponent Stevenson University, 9-0, on Saturday at the UMW Indoor Center. The Eagles then fell to the University of Richmond by a 5-2 score to move to 3-4 on the year.

\#22 Mary Washington 9, Stevenson 0
Singles competition
1. Sam Wichlin (UMW) def. Ted Cooke (STE) 6-2, 6-1
2. Alex Blakhin (UMW) def. James Bishoff (STE) 6-0, 6-0
3. Will Apperson (UMW) def. Nick Dunlap (STE) 6-0, 6-0
4. Kaleb Nguyen (UMW) def. Shawn Kelly (STE) 6-2, 6-0
5. Kevin Aquino (UMW) def. Matt Hartley (STE) 6-0, 6-0
6. Ryan Byrd (UMW) def. Eric Belton (STE) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Kaleb Nguyen/Kevin Aquino (UMW) def. Ted Cooke/James Bishoff (STE) 8-1
2. Will Apperson/Sam Wichlin (UMW) def. Shawn Kelly/Matt Hartley (STE) 8-1
3. Alex Blakhin/Ryan Byrd (UMW) def. Matt Eyler/Nick Dunlap (STE) 8-2

Richmond 5, \#22 Mary Washington 2

 Singles competition
1. Ethan Dunbar (UR) def. Sam Wichlin (UMW) 6-1, 6-4
2. Sebatian Fauchet (UR) def. Evan Charles (UMW) 6-1, 6-3
3. Alex Blakhin (UMW) def. Aaron Wicker (UR) 6-2, 6-1
4. Paul Nghon (UR) def. Tyler Carey (UMW) 6-3, 6-1
5. Dylan Trent (UR) def. Will Apperson (UMW) 6-4, 6-2
6. Donato Rizzolo (UMW) def. Dylan Schrode (UR) 6-3, 5-7, 6-4

 Doubles competition
1. Evan Charles/Donato Rizzolo (UMW) def. Aaron Wicker/Dylan Trent (UR) 8-1
2. Sebatian Fauchet/Dylan Schrode (UR) def. Tyler Carey/Sam Wichlin (UMW) 9-7
3. Ethan Dunbar/Paul Nghon (UR) def. Kaleb Nguyen/Riley Baver (UMW) 8-3

Match Notes:
Mary Washington 3-4; National ranking \#22