Men’s Tennis Concludes Fall Season with Loss at Randolph

Men’s Tennis Concludes Fall Season with Loss at Randolph

By Wes Evans

LYNCHBURG, Va. —The Southern Virginia University men's tennis team ended its fall season schedule losing a 7-2 decision against Randolph College on Friday, Oct. 11. The loss brings the Knights' fall season record to 2-2.

Freshman Cooper Brown and junior Dallin Evans were the lone victors for Southern Virginia on the day. At the No. 2 singles, Evans defeated Randolph College's JT von Seggern in straight sets, winning 7-5 and 6-4.

Brown had a comeback victory in the No. 3 singles against his opponent Doug Corbett. After losing the first set 2-6, Brown won the next set 7-6 (7-5) and then sealed it with a tiebreaker win 1-0, (10-8).

The match concludes the fall season for men's tennis. They will have the winter off before returning to action on March 1, 2014 against Randolph-Macon College.


Tennis Match Results

Southern Virginia vs Randolph

Oct 11, 2013 at Lynchburg, Va.

(Randolph Tennis Courts)


Randolph 7, Southern Virginia 2


Singles competition

1. Daniil Lyalko (RANDM) def. Pradeep Ravisankar (SVU) 6-3, 6-3

2. Dallin Evans (SVU) def. JT von Seggern (RANDM) 7-5, 6-4

3. Cooper Brown (SVU) def. Doug Corbett (RANDM) 2-6, 7-6 (7-5), 1-0 (10-8)

4. Trevor Johnson (RANDM) def. Brian Blocher (SVU) 6-0, 6-2

5. Q Manglapus (RANDM) def. Zac Bowers (SVU) 8-6

6. Dan Phung (RANDM) def. Brennan Alford (SVU) 8-4


Doubles competition

1. Doug Corbett/Daniil Lyalko (RANDM) def. Pradeep Ravisankar/Dallin Evans (SVU) 9-7

2. Q Manglapus/JT von Seggern (RANDM) def. Brian Blocher/Zac Bowers (SVU) 8-3

3. Trevor Johnson/Dan Phung (RANDM) def. Lancaster Brown/Cooper Brown (SVU) 8-5


Match Notes:

Southern Virginia 2-2

Randolph 1-1

Rescheduled from 10/10/13

T-3:40 A-25