Deacons Sweep Doubles at USTA/ITA Regional
Oct. 19, 2012
By Alex Botoman, Wake Forest Athletic Communications (@SIDeacons)
CARY, N.C. - The Wake Forest men's tennis team won all three of its doubles matches on the second day of the USTA/ITA Carolina Regional Championships at Cary Tennis Park in Cary, N.C.
Danny Kreyman and Adam Lee took down ECU's John Schmitt and Mario Martinez 8-4, Anthony Delcore and Conner Sherwood defeated Carson Greve and Andrew McKinnon 8-4, and Sam Bloom and Jon Ho beat Elon's Chris Geaslen and Dan Sablik 8-5.
Three Deacons also earned singles wins Friday.
In the round of 32 of the singles main draw, Lee beat NC State's Rafael Paez 6-4, 6-2 and Kreyman cruised past Appalachian State's Zack Bost 6-1, 6-2. Both players came up short in the next round though, with Kreyman falling to the nation's top-ranked player Henrique Cunha of Duke and Lee going out to Cameron Silverman of Elon.
In consolation play, Bloom beat Tamina Klenka of North Carolina Central 6-2, 6-2 before winning a tight 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (3) match against Alon Fairman from College of Charleston. Bloom will play in the consolation quarterfinals tomorrow.
R64 - Danny Kreyman/Adam Lee (WF) def. John Schmitt/Mario Martinez (ECU) 8-4
R64 - Anthony Delcore/Conner Sherwood (WF) def. Carson Greve/Andrew McKinnon (APP) 8-4
R64 - Sam Bloom/Jon Ho (WF) def. Chris Geaslen/Dan Sablik (Elon) 8-5