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Jason Mechali and the Golden Eagles lost to Northern Colorado on Tuesday

ORU Falls to Northern Colorado, 7-0

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
          Release: 03/19/2013
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GREELEY, Colo. - Oral Roberts University fell to Northern Colorado, 7-0, on Tuesday night at Butler-Hancock Courts.

Northern Colorado (5-4) took all three doubles matches for the first point of the day. On the top court, Brandon Lupo and Ben Gendron took down ORU’s Fabian Zierleyn and Jason Mechali, 8-5. Mitchel knight and Eric Schuermans won the second court, 8-6, over Parker Allen and Nathaniel Avery, while Michael Moya and Jordan Loughnan teamed for a 9-7 victory over Braxton Bates and Gabriel Kanelopoulos.

ORU (0-11) fell in all three doubles matches. Lupo won the top court, 6-1, 6-3, over Zierleyn, and Gendron bested Mechali on court two, 6-2, 6-1. Knight scored a 6-3, 3-6, 10-8 victory over Allen on court three, and Loughnan was a 6-2, 6-1 winner over Avery in the fourth flight. Schuermans polished off Bates on court five, 6-1, 6-4, and Moya was victorious over Kanelopoulos on the final court, 6-0, 6-0.

ORU will complete their Colorado road trip on Wednesday afternoon with a match at Metro State.
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