GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Senior Cameron Green defeated Lucas Cerbelli, 6-0, 6-1, at flight one singles to lead Furman past Wofford, 5-2, in the Paladins' Senior Day contest Wednesday at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. Green and Josh Pistorius were honored in their final home match.
The Terriers won two of three doubles matches to score the opening point. Cerbelli teamed with Javi Casasolas at flight two to beat sophomores Trevor Croyder and Clarke Wilson, 7-6(4), at flight two, and Omar Williams and Jack Thomas held off freshmen Drew Singerman and Ivan Mitric, 7-5, at number three. The Paladins picked up the win at flight one, as Green and Jake Munns defeated John Crawford and Julian Chousa, 6-4.
In singles action, the Paladins swept the top four matches plus the flight six contest in straight sets. After Green picked up the fight one victory, Munns topped Chousa, 6-4, 6-4, at flight two, and Mitric outlasted Edu Villar, 6-1, 7-5, at number three. At flight four, Singerman scored a 6-4, 6-4 advantage over Parks Schoen, and at number six, Wilson held off Kyle Barr, 6-0, 7-6(2).
Wofford's second point came at flight five, where Williams blanked freshman Daniel Vishnick, 6-0, 6-0.
Furman (17-6, 5-1 SoCon) will conclude the regular season at Mercer Saturday at 10 a.m.
Julie Paré, Furman Sports Information
Furman 5, Wofford Men's Tennis 2
Apr 11, 2018 at Greenville, S.C. (Mickel Tennis Center)
1. Cameron Green (FUR) def. Lucas Cerbelli (WOF) 6-0, 6-1
2. Jake Munns (FUR) def. Julian Chousa (WOF) 6-4, 6-4
3. Ivan Mitric (FUR) def. Edu Villar (WOF) 6-1, 7-5
4. Drew Singerman (FUR) def. Parks Schoen (WOF) 6-4, 6-4
5. Omar Williams (WOF) def. Daniel Vishnick (FUR) 6-0, 6-0
6. Clarke Wilson (FUR) def. Kyle Barr (WOF) 6-0, 7-6 (7-2)
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3,2); Singles (1,5,4,2,3,6)