Bulls Roll on Second Day of UB Invitational
BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo men's tennis team won five of eight singles matches and two of three doubles contests to complete the second day of the UB Invitational at the University Tennis Center. The Bulls played Niagara and Kennesaw State faced St. Bonaventure in singles and doubles competitions on Saturday.
In singles play, the Bulls won all five of their matches in straight sets with Alex Kalinin, in the F draw, and Travis Zappia, in the G draw, rolling to 6-1, 6-1 victories over their opponents. Wojceich Starakiewicz (A), Damien David (B) and Vusa Hove (C) were also victorious in singles play.
The Bulls posted doubles wins in the A and C draw with Hove and David combining for an 8-2 win over Brandon Gallego and David Raymond in the A match and Ivan Vereshchaga and Kalinin taking the C match from Joe Zelic and Matt Bojanowski, 8-3.
Play concludes on Sunday at 10 am.
Wojceich Starakiewicz (UB) d. Matt Kane (NU), 6-1, 6-1
Elliot Fanshel (SBU) d. Simon Janik (KSU), 6-2, 6-4
Damien David (UB) d. Brandon Gallegos (NU), 6-3, 6-1
Louis Theodor (KSU) d. Luis Guevara (SBU), 6-7, 7-5, 1-0 (10-4)
Vusa Hove (UB) d. Joe Zelic (NU), 6-1, 6-1
Oscar Yanez (SBU) d. Tyler Mills (KSU), 3-6, 6-4, 6-2
David Raymond (NU) d. Jason Simon (UB), 6-4, 7-6, 1-0 (10-3)
Alex Toliver (KSU) d. Miguel Suarez (SBU), 6-0, 6-1
Mathieu Lacasse (NU) d. Ivan Vereshchaga (UB), 4-3, ret.
Gianni Kubin (KSU) d. Javier Ortiz (SBU), 6-3, 6-4
Alex Kalinin (UB) d. Mike Mucci (NU), 6-0, 6-1
Alex Pena (KSU) d. Trevor Haskell (SBU), 6-2, 6-0
Travis Zappia (UB) d. Matt Bojanowski (NU), 6-0, 6-1
Ryan Spencer (KSU) d. Mihai Ene (SBU), 6-1, 6-0
Gokalp Ozdemir (KSU) d. Nick Sarles (UB), 6-0, 6-1
Vusa Hove/Damien David (UB) d. Brandon Gallego/David Raymond (NU), 8-2
Simon Janik/Alex Toliver (KSU) d. Elliot Fanshel/Luis Guevara (SBU), 8-6
Matt Kane/Matthieu Lacasse (NU) d. Wojciech Starakiewicz/Travis Zappia (UB), 8-3
Oscar Yanez/Miguel Suarez (SBU) d. Gianni Kubin/Louis Theodor (KSU), 8-4
Ivan Vereshchaga/Alex Kalinin (UB) d. Joe Zelic/Matt Bojanowski (NU), 8-3
Ryan Spencer/Alex Pena (KSU) d. Trevor Haskell/Javier Ortiz (SBU), 8-2
Tyler Mills/Gokalp Ozdemir (KSU) d. Mihai Ene (SBU)/Mike Mucci (NU), 8-1