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No. 27 Men's Tennis Tops Ball State, 5-2, In Muncie

Junior Greg Andrews won at one singles in straight sets Monday afternoon against Ball State.

April 1, 2013

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MUNCIE, Ind. - The No. 27 University of Notre Dame men's tennis team rallied from an early 1-0 hole to top the Ball State Cardinals, 5-2, Monday afternoon at the YMCA Tennis Center in Muncie, Ind.

With the win the Irish improve to 12-7 and return home for a trio of matches this weekend. Friday Notre Dame plays host to SMU in a 4 p.m. match. Saturday BIG EAST rival South Florida and Butler come to campus for a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. Prior to the match against the Bulls, the Irish will celebrate seniors Michael Moore, Blas Moros and Spencer Talmadge and ITA Hall of Fame head coach Bobby Bayliss, who is retiring at the end of the 2013 spring season.

The Irish dropped the doubles point to fall into a 1-0 hole. Ball State won at one and three doubles to take the early lead. Notre Dame won at two as Billy Pecor and Alex Lawson breezed past Imanol Arconada and Alexandre Brym, 8-3. However, the Cardinals knotted up the match at three as Patrick Elliott and Austin Sansone took down Matt Dooley and Ryan Bandy, 8-6, and then clinched the point at one as Dalton Albertin and Cliff Morrison topped Greg Andrews and Spencer Talmadge by the same score.

In singles the Irish quickly tied the score up as No. 109 Andrews took down Morrison in straight sets, 6-3, 6-3. Notre Dame took its first lead as Moros topped Arconada, 6-1, 6-4, at three. The lead improved 3-1 after Pecor defeated Brym at four in straight sets, 6-2, 6-3. Freshman Quentin Monaghan clinched the victory at two with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Albertin.

With the match decided Wyatt McCoy took down Austin Smith, 6-4, 6-3, at six and Elliot defeated Michael Moore at five 7-6 (5), 7-5, to give the match its final score.    

Singles

1. No. 109 Greg Andrews (ND) def. Cliff Morrison (BSU) 6-3, 6-3

2. Quentin Monaghan (ND) def. Dalton Albertin (BSU) 6-3, 6-4

3. Blas Moros (ND) def. Imanol Arconada (BSU) 6-1, 6-4

4. Billy Pecor (ND) def. Alexandre Brym (BSU) 6-2, 6-3

5. Patrick Elliott (BSU) def. Michael Moore (ND) 7-6 (7-5), 7-5

6. Wyatt McCoy (ND) def. Austin Smith (BSU) 6-4, 6-3

Order of Finish: 1, 3, 4, 2, 6, 5

Doubles

1. Dalton Albertin/Cliff Morrison (BSU) def. Greg Andrews/Spencer Talmadge (ND) 8-6

2. Billy Pecor/Alex Lawson (ND) def. Imanol Arconada/Alexandre Brym (BSU) 8-3

3. Patrick Elliott/Austin Sansone (BSU) def. Matt Dooley/Ryan Bandy (ND) 8-6

Order of Finish: 2, 3, 1

--ND--


 

 

Event Calendar

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January 20
3:30 PM
Ball State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
January 22
12:00 PM
Kentucky
Lexington, Ky. (Boone Tennis Center)
January 27
1:30 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Complex)
January 28
3:00 PM
TBA
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Complex)
February 4
10:00 AM
Monmouth N.J.
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 4
3:00 PM
William & Mary
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 11
12:00 PM
Boston College
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 12
12:00 PM
Illinois
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 12
5:00 PM
Detroit
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 19
12:00 PM
Indiana
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
February 24
6:00 PM
Northwestern
Notre Dame, Ind. (Eck Tennis Pavilion)
March 3
6:00 PM
Ohio State
Columbus, Ohio (Varsity Tennis Center)
March 11
12:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (Bass-Rudd Tennis Center)
March 18
2:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
March 24
3:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Burrows-Burrleson Tennis Center)
March 31
3:30 PM
North Carolina State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 2
12:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 7
3:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (Speicher Tennis Center)
April 9
12:00 PM
Miami
Coral Gables, Fla. (Neil Schiff Tennis Center)
April 14
3:00 PM
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Ambler Tennis Center)
April 16
12:00 PM
North Carolina
Chapel Hill, N.C. (Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center)
April 21
3:30 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 23
12:00 PM
Wake Forest
Notre Dame, Ind. (Courtney Tennis Center)
April 26
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 27
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 28
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 29
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
April 30
TBA
ACC Championships
Rome, Ga. (Rome Tennis Center)
May 12
All Day
NCAA Championships
TBD

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