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Men's Tennis - Thu, Mar. 14, 2013

Tiffin University (10-4) posted a pair of 7-2 victories against West Liberty and Chowan in a tennis doubleheader.

Against West Liberty, ranked 5th in the Atlantic Region, the Dragons had a number of impressive wins. Robbie Ball/Luiz Carvalho posted an 8-6 win against the fifth-ranked doubles team in the region. Maximillien Waeters/Victor Fernandes also won 8-2.

Ball posted another big win against the seventh-ranked singles player in a thrilling 1-6, 6-2, 10-6 match. Kyle Johnson posted a 7-5, 6-1 win while Carvalho had a 7-5, 6-2 win. Brian Coffman won in a 6-0, 6-0 shutout, while Waeters also won 6-1, 6-0.

Against Chowan, ranked 10th in the region, the Dragons came back after two heartbreaking doubles losses. Ball/Carvalho fell 9-8 as did Johnson/Fernandes by an identical 9-8 score. Waeters/Craig Martin got TU on the board with an 8-2 win.

TU swept all the singles matches. Waeters won 6-2, 7-5 while Ball avenged a loss from last season with a 6-1, 7-5 win. Johnson won 7-5, 6-1, Carvalho won 6-1, 6-3, while Fernandes (6-0, 6-1) and Coffman (6-0, 6-0) also had wins.