BUFFALO, NY - The University at Buffalo notched its first Mid-American Conference men's tennis victory since joining the league in 1998 with a 7-0 win over affiliate member Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne at the University Tennis Center on Thursday afternoon.
UB also won all six singles matches in straight sets. Kasiman downed Parker, 6-1, 6-2, at number one. Rocchio rolled past Ruxton, 6-0, 6-2, at number two. Zieziula, moving up to number three, won over Chase, 6-1, 6-0. Liederman knocked off Jackson, 6-1, 6-1, at number four. Prayudha defated Nikho, 6-0, 6-1 at number five and Raikar closed out the match with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Scott Beasley at number six.
Buffalo 7, Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne 0
1 Fery Kasiman (UB) d. Michael Parker (IPFW), 6-1, 6-2
2 Randy Rocchio(UB) d. Billy Ruxton (IPFW), 6-0, 6-2
3 Nick Zieziula (UB) d. Michael Chase Jr. (IPFW), 6-1, 6-0
4 Josh Liederman (UB) d. Daniel Jackson (IPFW), 6-1, 6-1
5 Rangga Prayudha (UB) d. Jessy Nikho (IPFW), 6-0, 6-1
6 Rohan Raikar (UB) d. Scott Beasley (IPFW), 6-1, 6-2
1 Randy Rocchio/Nick Ziezula (UB) d. Michael Parker/Daniel Jackson (IPFW), 8-5
2 Rannga Prayudha/Josh Liederman (UB) d. Billy Ruxton/Michael Chase Jr. (IPFW), 8-5
3. Fery Kasiman/Rohan Raikar (UB) d. Matt Muns/Jessy Nikho (IPFW), 8-3