Men's Tennis Falls at NC State
RALEIGH, N.C. - The Coastal Carolina men's tennis team suffered a 7-0 loss Sunday afternoon at North Carolina State. The Chanticleers even their season record at 2-2 following Sunday's result.
NC State swept all three doubles courts in addition to claiming the six singles points.
Igor Saveljic and Ivan Saveljic opened doubles by defeating Luiz Faria and Zak Talic at No. 2. NC State's third pairing claimed a 6-3 victory over Francesco Cori-Gamero and Gonzalez Achondo on the third court to seal the point. Lawrence Perrin and Paul Boulay fell 6-4 on the top court.
All six singles courts were decided in straight sets, including a 6-0, 6-2 victory by 19th-ranked Alexis Galameau over Faria at No. 1.
The Chants return to action Monday at Campbell when they face the Camels for a 2 p.m. match.
NC State 7, Coastal Carolina 0
1. #19 Alexis Galarneau (ST) def. Faria, Luiz (COASTAL) 6-0, 6-2
2. Tadas Babelis (ST) def. Talic, Zak (COASTAL) 6-1, 6-1
3. Igor Saveljic (ST) def. Achondo, Gonzalez (COASTAL) 6-3, 6-4
4. Georgiy Malyshev (ST) def. Perrin, Lawrence (COASTAL) 6-3, 6-1
5. Ivan Saveljic (ST) def. Boulay, Paul (COASTAL) 6-2, 6-1
6. Robert Turzak (ST) def. Castellanos, Juan (COASTAL) 6-4, 6-3
1. Alexis Galarneau/Tadas Babelis (ST) def. Perrin, Lawrence/Boulay, Paul (COASTAL) 6-4
2. Igor Saveljic/Ivan Saveljic (ST) def. Faria, Luiz/Talic, Zak (COASTAL) 6-1
3. Michael Ogden/Georgiy Malyshev (ST) def. Cori-Gamero, F./Achondo, Gonzalez (COASTAL) 6-3
Coastal Carolina 2-2
NC State 6-0
Order of finish: Doubles (2,1,3); Singles (2,1,4,3,5,6)