Coastal Shuts Out Norfolk State
ORLANDO, Fla. - The Coastal Carolina men's tennis team defeated Norfolk State 4-0 in the last of three matches played in Florida this week.
The Chants improve to 6-5 with the win and return to Conway to host their next four matches, starting with an 11 a.m. contest against Monmouth on March 14.
The match was cut short after Coastal sealed the win, with three singles matches going unfinished.
Coastal swept all three doubles courts. Its No. 1 pairing of Lawrence Perrin and Luiz Faria won 7-6. The No. 2 duo of Zak Talic and Francesco Cori-Gamero cruised to a 6-2 win. The third court was taken 6-3 by Juan Castellanos and Paul Boulay.
All three of the Chants' singles points were delivered in straight sets.
Gonzalez Achondo won the third court 7-6, 6-1. Boulay won 6-1, 6-3 at No. 4, and Castellanos claimed the fifth court 6-2, 6-4.
Coastal Carolina 4, Norfolk State 0
1. Faria, Luiz (COASTAL) vs. Andres Alcaraz (NSU) 4-6, 6-1, 5-2, unfinished
2. Talic, Zak (COASTAL) vs. Vini Da Silva (NSU) 5-7, 6-3, unfinished
3. Achondo, Gonzalez (COASTAL) def. Dan Dumitrascu (NSU) 7-6, 6-1
4. Boulay, Paul (COASTAL) def. Flavian Fernandez (NSU) 6-1, 6-3
5. Castellanos, Juan (COASTAL) def. Agustin Carrizo (NSU) 6-2, 6-4
6. Cori-Gamero, F. (COASTAL) vs. Ignacio Guevel (NSU) 6-4, 5-3, unfinished
1. Perrin, Lawrence/Faria, Luiz (COASTAL) def. Dan Dumitrascu/Andres Alcaraz (NSU) 7-6
2. Talic, Zak/Cori-Gamero, F. (COASTAL) def. Agustin Carrizo/Flavian Fernandez (NSU) 6-2
3. Castellanos, Juan/Boulay, Paul (COASTAL) def. Vini Da Silva/Ignacio Guevel (NSU) 6-3