Bucs tennis defeats Stetson, 5-2

Wednesday, March 08, 2006

Deland, Fla. (March 8, 2006) - The No. 65 ETSU men's tennis team remains perfect in conference play defeating the Stetson Hatters today, 5-2. The Bucs are now 11-5 on the year while the Hatters fall to 8-4 with the loss.

 

Action began with the Buccaneers claiming the doubles point with wins in all three positions. At the No. 1 doubles position, junior Oscar Posada (Valencia, Venezuela) and freshman Juan Crosa (Asuncion, Paraguay) defeated Marcus Echtler and Serguei Boulanov, 8-6. In No. 2 doubles, senior Felix Insaurralde (Asuncion, Paraguay) and Lisandro Picardo (Mar Del Plata, Argentina) defeated Joey Jones and Eddie Majcher, 8-0, while in No. 3 doubles, freshman Enrique Olivares (Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela) and sophomore Sebastian Serrano (Cartagena, Colombia) defeated Mario Cayo and Birger Soiland, 8-1 .

 

ETSU again dominated in singles action, winning four of the six matches, with all of them coming in straight sets. In No. 1 singles, Oscar Posada was defeated by Serguei Boulanov, 6-3, 6-4, while Felix Insaurralde defeated Mario Cayo, 6-2, 6-3 in the No. 2 position. In the No. 3 slot, Juan Crosa was defeated by Joey Jones after a hard fought match, 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10). Freshman Enrique Olivares defeated Birger Soiland, 6-1, 6-0 in the No. 4 position.  In the No. 5 position Lisandro Picardo defeated Peter Dzuba, 6-1, 6-4, while in the No. 6 position Sebastian Serrano defeated Trevor Bach, 6-1, 6-2.

 

The Buccaneers next match is scheduled for tomorrow, March 9, against Florida Atlantic in Orlando, Fla. at 1 p.m.

 

ETSU 5, Stetson 2

Singles
Serguei Boulanov (Stetson) def. Oscar Posada (ETSU) 6-3, 6-4
Felix Insaurralde (ETSU) def. Mario Cayo (Stetson) 6-2, 6-3
Joey Jones (Stetson) def. Juan Crosa (ETSU) 5-7, 6-4, 1-0 (10)
Enrique Olivares (ETSU) def. Birger Soiland (Stetson) 6-1, 6-0
Lisandro Picardo (ETSU) def. Peter Dzuba (Stetson) 6-1, 6-4
Sebastian Serrano (ETSU) def. Trevor Bach (Stetson) 6-1, 6-2

 

Doubles
Posada/Crosa (ETSU) def. Echtler/Boulanov (Stetson) 8-6
Insaurralde/Picardo (ETSU) def. Jones/Majcher (Stetson) 8-0
Olivares/Serrano (ETSU) def. Cayo/Soiland (Stetson) 8-1

 

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
MTRACK NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Jacksonville, Fla.
May 28 Results
WTRACK NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Jacksonville, Fla.
May 28
WTRACK NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Jacksonville, Fla.
May 29 Results
MTRACK NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Jacksonville, Fla.
May 29 Results
MGOLF NCAA Championship Bradenton, Fla.
May 29 Results
MGOLF NCAA Championship Bradenton, Fla.
May 30 Results
MTRACK NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Jacksonville, Fla.
May 30
WTRACK NCAA Outdoor East Preliminary Jacksonville, Fla.
May 30 Results
MGOLF NCAA Championship Bradenton, Fla.
May 31 Results
FB Kennesaw State Home
Sep 3 ETSU
FB Maryville College Home
Sep 10 ETSU
FB ETSU Charleston, S.C.
Sep 17, 7:00 p.m. Charleston Southern
FB Emory & Henry (Homecoming) Home
Sep 26, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
FB St. Francis Home
Oct 3, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
FB ETSU Macon, Ga.
Oct 17, 7:00 p.m. Mercer