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No. 4 men's tennis defeats USC Aiken, 7-2

The Bearcats were knocked out of the PBC tournament on Saturday, losing 5-1 to Armstrong State in the semifinals (File photo by Joe Cabri)
The Bearcats were knocked out of the PBC tournament on Saturday, losing 5-1 to Armstrong State in the semifinals (File photo by Joe Cabri)

GREENWOOD  The No. 4-ranked Lander men's tennis team claimed two doubles matches and five singles en route to a 7-2 Peach Belt Conference victory over USC Aiken on Saturday afternoon at the Joe Cabri Tennis Center.

Lander improves to 8-2 overall and remains unbeaten in the PBC at 5-0. USC Aiken drops to 4-5, (1-4).

In singles, No. 1 David Korsten (LU) def. Mathias Degardin (USCA) 3-6, 6-2, 10-8; No. 2 Antonio Sabugueiro (USCA) def. Jules Vauthier (LU) 4-6, 7-5, 10-6; No. 3 Eirik Groner (LU) def. Hunter Lathrop (USCA) 6-4, 6-2; No. 4 Ozan Cildir (LU) def. Wojciech Adamek (USCA) 7-5, 6-0; No. 5 Alexandre Springer (LU) def. Tales Silva (USCA) 6-2, 6-1; and No. 6 Omar El-Moslemany (LU) def. Alvaro Garcia Gil (USCA) 6-3, 6-0.

In doubles, No. 1 Marc Hofer/El-Moslemany (LU) def. Julien Tan/Degardin (USCA) 8-4; No. 2 Sabugueiro/Silva (USCA) def Vauthier/Cildir (LU) 8-5; and No. 3 Korsten/Groner (LU) def. Lathrop/Adamek (USCA) 8-4.