21Florida Point out
NORMAN – The Oklahoma men’s tennis crew put away No. 21 Florida Point out 4-1 Sunday inside the Headington Household Tennis Heart to receive its tenth earn of the season and 3rd straight victory above a rated opponent.
“We put a great deal of get the job done in the very last pair months and that really hard get the job done genuinely confirmed currently. I assumed our men obtained genuinely challenging currently when it mattered,” said head coach Nick Crowell. “We arrived out and played a great doubles issue and took it to them early on.
That obtained us momentum likely into the singles. I assumed Mason and Max did a good position of dominating early on and closing out their opponents and Jake there with the clinching issue was genuinely major for us.”
OU (10-3) opened the match with the doubles issue then tallied singles wins from Max Stewart, Mason Beiler and Jake Van Emburgh to just take down the Seminoles in Crowell’s 1st match versus his prior crew as a head coach.
In doubles, Bakshi and Calvo struck 1st with a 6-3 earn above Lucas Poullain and Juan Martin Jalif on court two.
Jake Van Emburgh and Spencer Papa sealed the issue when they conquer Alex Knaff and Bryn Nahrung 6-4 at the major location.
When engage in was halted, Stefano Tsorotiotis and Jochen Bertsch have been up 5-3 and just a issue away from closing out Chase Wood and Richard Thongoana on court a few.
Beiler was the 1st Sooner off the court in singles, downing Wood 6-3, 6- on court 5. Following tying Wood at 3-all in the 1st established, the freshman received nine straight online games to put the match away. The earn was great for Beiler’s 3rd straight.
Max Stewart also picked up his 3rd consecutive earn when he defeated Enzo Le Seguillon 6-1, 6-4 to give OU a 3-1 gain.
Van Emburgh clinched the match in a thriller, outlasting Knaff in a next-established tiebreaker for a 6-2, 7-6 (8) earn. Van Emburgh controlled the 1st established but Knaff took established two to the wire. Van Emburgh prevailed after a wild tiebreaker that observed ties at each individual issue up to 8-all.
Van Emburgh moves to 6-2 on the calendar year with all of his victories in straight sets.
Florida Point out arrived away with just one singles earn when Alex Bakshi fell to No. 63 Lucas Poullain 6-3, 6-3 on court just one.
When engage in was halted, Calvo trailed Richard Thongoana 2-1 in the 3rd established. Calvo gave up the 1st established 6-2 but fired again to just take the next 6-1.
Jochen Bertsch was down 5-3 in the next established with Rana Roop Bhullar on court 4. Bertsch dropped the opening established 6-4.
The Sooners’ earn was great for Crowell’s 1st above Florida Point out, exactly where he served as associate head coach prior to his time at OU. “I imagine [Florida State head coach Dwayne Hultquist] is a good coach,” Crowell said. “He’s just one of my very best good friends and currently was a challenging match. It was great to see each teams competing really hard.”
OU is dwelling yet again to deal with Memphis on March 8, followed by Charlotte on March 16. The contest with Memphis will be broadcast on Fox Sports Oklahoma Moreover.
1. #63 Lucas Poullain (FS) def. Alex Bakshi (OU) 6-3, 6-3
2. Jake Van Emburgh (OU) def. Alex Knaff (FS) 6-2, 7-6 (10-8)
3. Ferran Calvo (OU) vs. Richard Thongoana (FS) 2-6, 6-1, 1-2, unfinished
4. Jochen Bertsch (OU) vs. Rana Roop Bhullar (FS) 4-6, 3-5, unfinished
5. Mason Beiler (OU) def. Chase Wood (FS) 6-3, 6-
6. Max Stewart (OU) def. Enzo Le Seguillon (FS) 6-1, 6-4
1. Spencer Papa/Jake Van Emburgh (OU) def. Alex Knaff/Bryn Nahrung (FS) 6-4
2. Alex Bakshi/Ferran Calvo (OU) def. Juan Martin Jalif/Lucas Poullain (FS) 6-3
3. Jochen Bertsch/Stefano Tsorotiotis (OU) vs. Chase Wood/Richard Thongoana (FS) 5-3, unfinished
Buy of complete: Doubles (2,1) Singles (5,1,6,2)