Sophomore Rodolfo Sanchez helped the Tigers gain two CCAC wins by winning all four his matches on Friday and Saturday
BOURBONNAIS/ELGIN, Ill. — The No. 23-ranked Olivet Nazarene
University men’s tennis team opened CCAC play with two matches on Friday and
Saturday, March 28-29, against Calumet College of St. Joseph (Ind.) and Judson
University (Ill.). The Tigers swept both matches 9-0 and 9-0, losing only 13
sets out of 61 in doubles play and winning seven singles matches (6-0, 6-0) in
On Friday, the Tigers (5-7, 2-0) won all three doubles
matches by the score of 8-1 against the Crimson Wave (2-4, 0-1). Landon
Williams (Erie, Pa.) and Rodolfo Sanchez (Morelia, Mexico), Juan Morales
(Madrid, Spain) and Caio Barros (Belo Horizonte, Brazil), and Navarro Veys
(Mortsel, Belgium) and Oscar Cornella (Lleida, Spain) all won matches.
In singles, Veys, Cornella, Williams, Morales and Barros
all won (6-0, 6-0); and Sanchez defeated Martinez (6-0, 6-1).
Against the Eagles (1-4, 0-2), Williams and Sanchez won 8-6
over Andrew Moment and Reilly Good. Morales and Barros won 8-2, and Veys and
Cornella gained a third point by a score of 8-2.
Against Judson, Sanchez and Morales won (6-0, 6-0). Veys won (6-0, 6-2), Cornella defeated Isnz Balase (6-0, 6-1), Williams
won (6-1, 6-1), and Barros won (6-3, 6-0).
ONU will be back in action Wednesday, April 2, against (RV)
University of St. Francis (Ill.) in CCAC action at 3 p.m.