Falcons Take Two Matches To Improve to 9-2

Falcons Take Two Matches To Improve to 9-2

Raleigh, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer men's tennis team took home two wins on Saturday, defeating Shaw 6-3 and William Peace 7-2. The team improves to 9-2 on the year with the victory. 

Pfeiffer vs Shaw

The Falcons defeated the Bears 6-3 in the morning match. Bjorn Barwinski won the first singles match for Pfeiffer, defeating Ngonidzashe Makambwa 6-4, 6-2. Senior Eduan Louw defeated Destiny Udofe in three sets 6-3, 5-7, and 6-0.

Raul Ruiz and Ethan Elliott also came out victorious, with Ruiz winning 6-0, 6-0, and Elliott winning in three sets 5-7, 6-0, and 6-3.

In doubles play, Thomas Hubble and Raul Ruiz defeated Oscar Del Grando and Makambwa 8-1, while Barwinski and David Weir won their match against Udofe and Daniel AC 8-2. In the final doubles match, Eduan Louw and Trey Speight defeated Junior Davis-Bablola and Enrico Baldon 8-5.

Pfeiffer vs William Peace

In their match against the Pacers, Pfeiffer took home a solid 7-2 win in their afternoon match. David Weir came home with a 6-2, 6-0 victory over Patrick Ralph. Eduan Louw took home another win on the day, defeating Davis Felts 6-0, 6-0. Raul Ruiz, Ethan Elliott, and Trey Speight also took home victories in singles play.

In doubles competition, Thomas Hubble and Ruiz took home a win over Dylan Betancourt and Patrick Ralph 8-2. The team of Bjorn Barwinski and David Weir won the final match for the Falcons by defeating David Felts and Daniel Carter 8-1.

Pfeiffer will look for win number 10 on the season Wednesday as they face off against Ferrum at home. The match is scheduled for 2 p.m.