4.9.13 MEN'S TENNIS: Cavs Defeat Malone 6-3 for First GLIAC Win

Men's Tennis, 2013-04-09

(North Canton, OH) After dropping two of three doubles matches, Walsh (5-13, 1-7) rallied to win five of six singles matches to defeat Malone University (7-15, 1-8) 6-3 for their first GLIAC win.  The Cavs are home to meet GLIAC foe Northwood University at the Klekotka Tennis Complex on Friday at 2 pm.

Louis Thomas (Jr., Canton, OH/Jackson) and Alex Portelance (Fr., Repentigny, Quebec/Felix-Leclerc) won 8-2 at second doubles for the Cavs only doubles victory. Portelance then won 6-1, 6-1 at third singles to help the Cavs snap a seven-match losing streak.

Pablo Cabezon (Fr., Santander, Cantabria, Spain/Calasanz Collegue) won 6-1, 3-6, 6-4 at first singles. Carlos Jaque (Fr., Chijuayante, Concepcion, Chile/Lycee Charles de Gaulle) won 6-3, 7-5 at fourth singles, Chase Pucci (Sr., North Canton, OH/Hoover) notched a 6-4, 6-1 win at fifth singles and Nigel Nabuurs (Fr., New Market, Ontario/Huron Heights Secondary) won 6-3, 6-4 at sixth singles.