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UWA men’s tennis stretches win streak to 12

Published 9:08am Monday, March 24, 2014

The West Alabama men’s tennis team won for the 12th straight time by cruising by Fort Valley State, 9-0, Saturday at the Wildcat Tennis Courts.

West Alabama is now 16-1 and improved to 6-0 on the road. Including three wins at neutral sites, the Tigers are a perfect 9-0 away from home this season. Fort Valley State is 0-6.

Nestor Vargas and Caspar Schuetze, as well as Adam Drysdale and Adam Boone, took 8-0 doubles wins to get the match started. Fort Valley failed to field a third doubles team and players in No. 5 and 6 singles.

Vargas and Schuetze won singles No. 1 and 2 singles by 8-0 counts. Logan Boone and Adam Drysdale were victorious at singles 3 and 4, 8-4 and 8-1, respectively.

The Tigers continue on their spring break road swing by playing Tuesday at Flagler College (5-11).

Following are complete match results from Fort Valley State:

Singles

1. Nestor Vargas (UWA) def. Joshua Davis (FVS) 8-0

2. Caspar Schuetze (UWA) def. Ralph Kelly (FVS) 8-0

3. Logan Boone (UWA) def. Brandon Valaire (FVS) 8-4

4. Adam Drysdale (UWA) def. Ayad Chaney (FVS) 8-1

5. Manuel Grossmann (UWA) won via forfeit

6. Kike Ruiz (UWA) won via forfeit

Doubles

1. Vargas/Schuetze (UWA) def. Davis/Kelly (FVS) 8-0

2. Drysdale/Boone (UWA) def. Chaney/Valaire (FVS) 8-0

3. Grossmann/Ruiz (UWA) won via forfeit

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