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Tennis Splits Two in Orlando

Michael Moody
Michael Moody

Tennis split a pair of matches in Orlando, FL, defeating Oneonta St. 7-2 while falling to Division I Niagara 8-1. 

THE BASICS

  • Final Score: H-SC 7, Oneonta St. 2; Niagara 8, H-SC 1
  • Records: Hampden-Sydney 2-1, Oneonta State 2-4, Niagara 2-9
  • Location: Orlando, FL – Fort Gatlin and Lake Cane Tennis Centers

HOW IT HAPPENED VS. ONEONTA ST.

  • Matthew and Michael Moody took an 8-5 win at #1 doubles
  • William Driskill and Clark Cummings teamed for a 9-7 victory at the #2 flight
  • The Tiger duo of Grayson Burns and Levy Young narrowly fell 8-6 at the #3 spot
  • After Oneonta St. won the #5 singles flight to tie the match up at 2-2, Matthew Moody responded with a resounding 6-3, 6-2 victory at the #1 position
  • Burns posted a win at #6 with a 6-4, 6-3 decision, extending his undefeated collegiate singles record in dual matches
  • Michael Moody earned a hard-fought 6-4, 7-5 match at the #2 flight to clinch the win
  • Driskill posted a 7-5, 5-7 (8) W at #3
  • Cummings rounded out the match with a 7-6 (4), 6-3 win at the fourth position.

HOW IT HAPPENED VS. NIAGARA

  • Matthew and Michael Moody posted the Tigers lone win of the match at #1 doubles, 6-4
  • Michael Moody pushed Josh Wilson to three sets at #2 singles, 6-3, 6-7 (6-8), 6-4
  • Cummings also went to three sets against Pere Padro at #5, 6-1, 2-6, 7-6 (7-3)

UP NEXT

  • Hampden-Sydney's concludes their spring break trip on Thursday with an 11:30 AM match vs. St. Vincent and a 6 PM match against Muhlenberg.
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