RAWLINGS HEIGHTS, MD -
Frostburg State defeated visiting Division II Davis & Elkins 9-0 Sunday at the Rawlings Heights Racquet Club in Rawlings, Md.
In its second duel of the season, the Bobcats (1-1) blanked the West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference member in nine straight matches.
Highlighting the match was a showdown at the No. 1 singles position, featuring Bobcat senior Justin Stephens (Southern Garrett/Oakland, Md.) and Matt Kuzdub. In a grueling three-set encounter, Stephens edged Kuzdub 7-5, 5-7, 7-6 (5).
At the No. 2 spot, junior Gary Lyst (Blair/Silver Spring, Md.) easily dispatched of Jamie Kincheloe, 6-0, 6-0. At the third singles position, junior Andrew Spangenberg (Frederick/Frederick, Md.) bested Ben Royce, 6-2, 6-4, while senior Pete Della Luna (Longmeadow/Moshpee, Mass.) blanked Adonis Kemakuko, 6-0, 6-0 at the fourth flight.
Both Dustin Robinson (Leonardtown/Leaonardtown, Md.) and Jake Helms (North County/Linthicum, Md.) won by a forfeit at the No.5 and No. 6 positions, respectively.
Stephens and Lyst teamed up at the No. 1 doubles slot to easily take-out Kuzdub and Kincheloe, 8-0. Robinson and Della Luna paired to dispatch Kemakuko and Royce, 8-0 and Helms and Spangenberg won as a result of a forfeit at the third doubles post.
The Bobcats return to action Thursday, March 18, when they host Juniata at 3:00 p.m.
For further information on this release, contact:
Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303