WINTER PARK, Fla. (February 28, 2009) – Rollins downed Lake Superior State 9-0 in nonconference action Saturday, the Tars second straight shutout and third of the season.
Rollins improves to 5-2 on the year while dropping the Lakers to 4-1.
As has been the case all season, Rollins was dominating in doubles, earning each of the three points. Adrian Tan and Jeff Morris teamed to down Razvan Mag and Pawel Wegrzyn 8-2 in the No. 1 match with Neil Clausen and Bill Rockwood blanking Craig Baas and Robert Nelson 8-0 in the No. 2 slot. Nick Rowlands and Gustavo Carvalho kept the ball rolling with an 8-1 win in the No. 3 position over Steve Demps and Brandon Clayton.
Adrian Tan won the top flight singles match 6-0, 6-1 over Mag while 27th ranked Clausen downed Wegrzyn 6-0, ret. in the No. 2 position. Jeff Morris, ranked 35th in the nation, bounced Clayton 6-3, 6-0 at No. 3 and Gustavo Carvalho downed Nelson 6-3, 6-3 at No. 4.
Rockwood was a 6-3, 6-0 winner over Baas at No. 5 and Andrew Johnson shutout Demps 6-0, 6-0 at No. 6.
Rollins will be back on the courts on Monday, Mar. 2 hosting eighth ranked Concordia (N.Y.) at the Bert Martin Tennis Complex. Competition is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m.
Tennis Match Results
Lake Superior St. vs Rollins
02/28/09 at Winter Park, Fla.
#10 Rollins 9, Lake Superior St. 0
1. Adrian Tan (ROLLINS) def. Razvan Mag (LSSU) 6-0, 6-1
2. #27 Neil Clausen (ROLLINS) def. Pawel Wegrzyn (LSSU) 6-0, retired
3. #35 Jeff Morris (ROLLINS) def. Brandon Clayton (LSSU) 6-3, 6-0
4. Gustavo Carvalho (ROLLINS) def. Robert Nelson (LSSU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Bill Rockwood (ROLLINS) def. Craig Baas (LSSU) 6-3, 6-0
6. Andrew Johnson (ROLLINS) def. Steve Demps (LSSU) 6-0, 6-0
1. Adrian Tan/Jeff Morris (ROLLINS) def. Razvan Mag/Pawel Wegrzyn (LSSU) 8-2
2. Neil Clausen/Bill Rockwood (ROLLINS) def. Craig Baas/Robert Nelson (LSSU) 8-0
3. Nick Rowlands/Gustavo Carvalho (ROLLINS) def. Steve Demps/Brandon Clayton (LSSU) 8-1
Lake Superior St. 3-1
Rollins 5-2; National ranking #10
Official: Dale Moore