Men's Tennis Moves to 2-0 with 6-1 Victory at Post

Willem van Biezen getting set to return a shot with his backhand
BOX SCORE

When and Where: September 29, 2019 – Middlebury, Conn. (Edgewood Bath & Tennis)
Score: Southern New Hampshire University 6, Post University 1
Records: SNHU 2-0, Post 0-1

Five of six members of the lineup won a pair of matches, as the Southern New Hampshire University men's tennis team recorded a 6-1 victory against Post University on Sunday at Edgewood Bath & Tennis.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS
  • Senior Willem van Biezen (Sassenheim, Netherlands) posted a 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 win at No. 1 singles over Nino Krneta and teamed with his brother and classmate Bas van Biezen (Sassenheim, Netherlands) for a 6-2 triumph against Krneta and Cooper Smith at No. 1 doubles. Bas van Biezen was a 6-2, 6-0 winner at No. 3 singles versus Samuel Urban.
  • Sophomore Emmanuel Vacalares (Cagayan de Oro, Philippines) toppled Smith, 6-2, 7-5, at No. 2 singles and tallied a 6-1 win at No. 2 doubles against Urban and Niklas Langenfield, as he combined with junior Guido Jannsen (Zeewolde, Netherlands).
  • Sophomore Fernando Torres (Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico) breezed to a 6-1, 6-1 win at No. 5 singles against Langenfield and secured a 6-2 victory with freshman Oscar Hawken (Oslo, Norway) against Joe Alvord and Samurel Rodriguez at No. 3 doubles. Hawken took care of Rodriguez, 6-2, 6-0, at No. 6 singles.
NOTES
  • Southern New Hampshire is 2-0 for the fifth straight season.
WHAT'S NEXT
  • The Penmen return to action Sunday, Oct. 6 (9 a.m.) when they play host to Daemen College at the Penmen Stadium Tennis Courts.

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