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Mastodons Sweep ORU, 7-0

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
          Release: 03/31/2012
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Matthew Prevost and the Golden Eagles fell to IPFW on Saturday
FT. WAYNE, Ind. - Oral Roberts University was swept by IPFW on Saturday afternoon, 7-0, in men’s tennis action. The Golden Eagles are now 1-12 on the season, and 0-3 in Summit League play.

The Mastodons took charge of the match with victories at both doubles courts. Roberto Cabrini and Connor Andrews took the top flight match, 8-5, over ORU’s Alvaro Gutierrez and Nathaniel Avery. Joao Freitas and Daniel Kang clinched the doubles point for IPFW with an 8-3 win over Parker Allen and Pedro Moreno.

Andres Cobos started the singles section of the match in IPFW’s favor with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Moreno at the No. 3 spot. Andrews polished off Avery at No. 4, 6-2, 6-1, and Freitas swept Matthew Prevost, 6-0, 6-0, on the fifth court.

With the match clinched in IPFW’s favor, ORU retired from the top two singles courts. IPFW also claimed the point at No. 6 when ORU was unable to produce a sixth player.

The Golden Eagles will continue their season on Friday, April 20 when they face UMKC.
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