Men's Tennis Wins Second Straight in 4-3 Victory Over Lakers

Men's Tennis Wins Second Straight in 4-3 Victory Over Lakers

LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College men's tennis went ahead early and fought off a previously unbeaten Grand Valley State to win 4-3 on Saturday, recording its second-straight win. The Moccasins (2-5) won the doubles point but struggled in the No. 1 and No. 2 singles flights as the Lakers (4-1) tied the match at three, forcing a decision in the No. 5 singles match to give the Mocs the win.

Oscar Sohl won his third-straight singles match and his first doubles match of the season, pairing with Victor Ahlbeck to defeat Jack Geissler and Martin Matov in the No. 2 doubles flight, 6-2. Reigning SSC Player of the Week Miroslav Cvjetan continued his winning ways with victories in both his single and double matches, improving to 5-2 and 1-1, respecitively.

Singles competition
1. Sebastien Lescoulie (GVSU-M) def. Tim Becker (FSCM) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4
2. Jack Geissler (GVSU-M) def. Victor Ahlbeck (FSCM) 6-4, 6-0
3. Miroslav Cvjetan (FSCM) def. Jack Dausman (GVSU-M) 7-5, 6-1
4. Oscar Sohl (FSCM) def. Martin Matov (GVSU-M) 6-2, 7-6 (8-6)
5. Brian Pham (FSCM) def. DJ Colantone (GVSU-M) 6-4, 4-6, 6-2
6. Eric Zwemer (GVSU-M) def. Danny Thomas (FSCM) 6-2, 0-6, 7-6 (7-3)
Doubles competition
1. Tim Becker/Brian Pham (FSCM) def. Sebastien Lescoulie/DJ Colantone (GVSU-M) 6-4
2. Victor Ahlbeck/Oscar Sohl (FSCM) def. Jack Geissler/Martin Matov (GVSU-M) 6-2
3. Miroslav Cvjetan/Hikaru Nagoshi (FSCM) def. Nicholas Urban/Jack Dausman (GVSU-M) 7-5
Match Notes
Grand Valley State 4-1
Florida Southern 2-5
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (3,2,4,1,6,5)


The Moccasins will continue their homestand on Tuesday at 11 a.m. as they host Davis & Elkins at the Wynee Warden Tennis Center.