Orlando, FL- The St. Cloud State University men’s tennis team continued to pave the road of success with a commanding 8-1 victory over NCAA Division 3 opponent Salve Regina on March 12. The win pushed SCSU’s record to 13-2 and 3-1 over their annual spring break trip.
The Huskies swept Salve Regina in doubles with victories from Wojciech Batorski and Jeremy Thompson at #1 by a score of 8-4. Along with #1 doubles, SCSU posted victories from Alex Lesiuk and Kevin Bauleke at #2 doubles in a closely contested 9-8 battle. To round out the doubles, the Huskies gained a win from Kris Johnson and Joe Hodgson at #3 with a score of 8-5.
SCSU also found success in singles and received victories from Wojciech Batorski (#1), Mike Master (#2), Kris Johnson (#3), Shane Ecklund (#5) and Alex Lesiuk (#6).
The Huskies will continue spring break play later today, March 12, with a match against Michigan Tech University. Complete match results against Salve Regina are listed below:
St. Cloud State: 8
Salve Regina: 1
1. Wojciech Batorski (SCSU) v. Andrew Martin (SR) 6-2, 6-4
2. Mike Master (SCSU) v. Trey VanBuskirk (SR) 6-1, 6-2
3. Kris Johnson (SCSU) v. Charlie Norminston (SR) 6-4, 6-1
4. Steve Boreen (SR) v. Ryan Schoenefeld (SCSU) 7-6 (10-8), 6-4
5. Shane Ecklund (SCSU) v. Steve Masso (SR) 6-1, 6-2
6. Alex Lesiuk (SCSU) v. Dillon Mangs (SR) 6-3, 6-0
1. Batorski/Jeremy Thompson (SCSU) v. Martin/VanBuskirk (SR) 8-4
2. Lesiuk/Kevin Bauleke (SCSU) v. Masso/Norminston (SR) 9-8 (7-4)
3. Joe Hodgson/Johnson (SCSU) v. Collin Cunningham/Brian Castrichini (SR) 8-5