YSU Falls in Home Finale to Green Bay
The Youngstown State men's tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision to Green Bay on Sunday morning at the Boardman Tennis Center in the home finale for the Penguins.
The Penguins (5-14 overall and 1-2 in the Horizon League) battled the Phoenix (14-7 and 4-0) in doubles but lost the point. Green Bay won 8-5 at No. 2 and 8-6 at No. 3 and held a 7-5 lead at No. 1 to earn the point.
In singles play, Schmerin took the first set at No. 4 from Joey Leto by a 6-3 count. But Leto won the next two 6-1 and 6-3 to win the point. At No. 6, Campos dropped his first set to Jorge Gonzalez Solar, 6-0, but won the second by an impressive 6-1 score. Gonzalez Solar won the third and deciding set 7-5.
At No. 1, Sebastian Hagn lost 6-0, 6-3 to Michael Tenzer, at No. 2, Silviu Mistreanu lost 6-3, 6-3 to Leopold Gomez Islinger, at No. 3, Dawoud Kabli suffered a 6-2, 6-1 defeat to Howard Scott and at No. 5, Zeeshan Ismail lost 6-4, 6-3 to Rowan Isaaks.
YSU plays its final two matches of the season beginning with a tilt on Friday at Valparaiso.