Cowboys Drop Tough Match To Texas-Dallas

Cowboys Drop Tough Match To Texas-Dallas

RICHARDSON, Texas  — Hardin-Simmons' men's tennis team pushed defending American Southwest Conference champion Texas-Dallas but the Comets prevailed 6-3 on Friday afternoon at the UTD Courts.

UTD came through in doubles with a trio of close wins. Casey Clark and Byron Cole beat Erich Bein and Michael McCullough, 8-6 at No. 1 and Jordan Wilson and Nathan Chavez lost their No. 2 doubles match in a tiebreaker and Sam May and Andrew Eurek lost 9-7 at No. 3 doubles.

In singles play, McCullough won in straight sets at No. 2, May won in three sets at No. 4 and Wilson won in three sets at No. 5. Bein and Eurek each lost tough three setters and Chaves lost in straight sets but one of them went to a tiebreaker.

Texas Dallas 6, Hardin-Simmons 3

Singles

1. Casey Clark (UTD) def. Erich Bein, 7-6 (7-5), 4-6, 6-1

2. Michael McCullough (HSU) def. Byron Cole, 6-4, 6-2

3. Sander Kaasjager (UTD) def. Nathan Chavez, 7-6 (8-6), 6-2

4. Sam May (HSU) def. Hruday Ravula, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4

5. Jordan Wilson (HSU) def. Antonio Alda, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3

6. Henry Henk (UTD) def. Andrew Eurek, 5-7, 7-5, 1-0 (10-7)

Doubles

1. Clark/Cole (UTD) def. Bein/McCullough, 8-6

2. Kaasjager/Dennis Roy (UTD) def. Wilson/Chavez, 9-8 (7-4)

3. Ravula/ Wayne Chang (UTD) def. May/Eurek, 9-7

 

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