Men's Tennis Reaches GLIAC Semifinals
Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University men's tennis team advanced to the semifinals of the 2012 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Tournament with a dominating win over Findlay on Friday (April 20) night.
The second-seeded Bulldogs topped the seventh-seeded Oilers by a 5-0 score in the quarterfinal round to reach the semifinals where they will face third-seeded Wayne State on Saturday (April 21) starting at 4 p.m. (ET).
The league tournament is being held at the Midland Community Tennis Center.
FSU swept the doubles round against Findlay and won the first two completed singles matches in straight-sets to take the match. The two singles triumphs came at the number four and six positions in the lineup.
Ferris State improved to 14-6 overall this season while Findlay fell to 8-9 overall with the setback.
Below are the complete match results:
Ferris State 5, Findlay 0
Apr 20, 2012 at Midland, Mich. (MCTC)
|1. Laurent Galarneau (FS) vs. Kyle Collette (UFM) unfinished|
|2. Jack Swan (FS) vs. Dawid Hebda (UFM) unfinished|
|3. Steven Roberts (FS) vs. Josh Smedley (UFM) unfinished|
|4. Otto Keresztes (FS) def. Connor Majdalani (UFM) 6-1, 6-0|
|5. Razvan Mag (FS) vs. Matt Smith (UFM) unfinished|
|6. Tyler Marengo (FS) def. David Brooks (UFM) 6-0, 6-0|
|1. Laurent Galarneau/Steven Roberts (FS) def. Kyle Collette/Dawid Hebda (UFM) 9-7|
|2. Otto Keresztes/Justin Hermes (FS) def. Josh Smedley/David Brooks (UFM) 8-1|
|3. Jack Swan/Tyler Marengo (FS) def. Connor Majdalani/Andrew Baker (UFM) 8-6|