Men's Tennis

YSU Suffers Setback to Louisiana

Dawoud Kabli

Lafayette, La. - The Youngstown State men's tennis team suffered a 7-0 setback to Louisiana-Lafayette on Wednesday afternoon.

The Ragin Cajuns (9-7) won all six singles matches in straight sets against the Penguins (6-5). 

In doubles play, Sebastian Hagn and Dawoud Kabli won at No. 1 singles over Louisiana's Rick de Groot and Jake Wynan, 8-7 (7-5). The other doubles matches were won by the Ragin Cajun's 8-4.

The Penguins are next in action on Saturday, March 23 when they open Horizon League action against Detroit at the Boardman Tennis Center.

Louisiana 7, Youngstown State 0

Singles
1. Rick de Groot (UL) def. Mistreanu, Silviu (YSU) 6-4, 6-2
2. Edgar Lopez (UL) def. Hagn, Sebastian (YSU) 6-2, 6-4
3. Jake Wynan (UL) def. Kabli, Dawoud (YSU) 6-0, 6-0
4. Yates Johnson (UL) def. Rosa, Felipe (YSU) 6-3, 6-4
5. Hunter Goertz (UL) def. Ismail, Zeeshan (YSU) 6-4, 6-3
6. Elliot Minvielle (UL) def. Campos, Rodrigo (YSU) 6-2, 6-2

Doubles
1. Hagn, Sebastian/Kabli, Dawoud (YSU) def. Rick de Groot/Jake Wynan (UL) 8-7 (7-5)
2. Edgar Lopez/Jarred Wynan (UL) def. Ismail, Zeeshan/Campos, Rodrigo (YSU) 8-4
3. Carl Alberton/Damian Farinola (UL) def. Mistreanu, Silviu/Rosa, Felipe (YSU) 8-4

Match Notes:
Youngstown State 6-5
Louisiana 9-7
Order of finish: Doubles (2,3,1); Singles (3,6,1,2,4,5)
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