Bulldogs Roll Past Findlay In GLIAC Match

FSU's Jack Swan takes part in Saturday's win over Findlay (Photo by Ed Hyde, FSU Photo Services)
FSU's Jack Swan takes part in Saturday's win over Findlay (Photo by Ed Hyde, FSU Photo Services)

Big Rapids, Mich. - The Ferris State University men's tennis team won its second match in as many days as the Bulldogs topped Findlay by a 9-0 score in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) action on Saturday (March 26) at the FSU Racquet and Fitness Center.

With the win, the Bulldogs improved to 9-4 overall and 4-1 in league play.  Previously, FSU beat Tiffin by a 9-0 count to open a three-match weekend homestand on Friday (March 25) afternoon.

Ferris State took the three doubles flights by scores of 8-1, 8-2 and 8-2 while capturing all six singles positions in straight-sets.

Findlay dropped to 4-4 overall and 1-3 in the conference with the setback.

Ferris State wraps up its weekend home slate by hosting West Michigan rival Grand Valley State on Sunday (March 27) morning in a key league home contest beginning at 10 a.m. (ET).

Sunday's match against the Lakers is FSU's final scheduled home contest of the 2011 campaign in Big Rapids.

Below are the complete match results:

#40 Ferris State 9, Findlay 0
Mar 26, 2011 at Big Rapids, Mich. (FSU Racquet & Fitness Center)

Singles competition
1. Kyle Revall (FS) def. Kyle Collette (UFM) 6-2, 6-3
2. Jack Swan (FS) def. Yashwant Pulumati (UFM) 6-3, 7-6 (7-3)
3. Steven Roberts (FS) def. David Hebda (UFM) 6-3, 6-2
4. Justin Hermes (FS) def. Josh Smedley (UFM) 6-3, 6-1
5. Oriol Vidal Cortes (FS) def. David Brooks (UFM) 6-2, 6-0
6. Tyler Marengo (FS) def. Bryan Little (UFM) 6-2, 6-1
Doubles competition
1. Kyle Revall/Steven Roberts (FS) def. Kyle Collette/Yashwant Pulumati (UFM) 8-1
2. Jack Swan/Tyler Marengo (FS) def. Josh Smedley/Bryan Little (UFM) 8-2
3. Justin Hermes/Oriol Vidal Cortes (FS) def. David Hebda/David Brooks (UFM) 8-2