March 6, 2013

Cougars Net 7-2 Win Over Moravian

Orlando, Fla. – Powered by a sweep of all three doubles matches, Clark University snapped a four match slide by posting a convincing 7-2 win over Moravian College on Wednesday evening, completing a whirlwind stretch where the Cougars played four matches in a two-day span.

The combination Diego Angel (Lima, Peru) and Antoine Martin (Bryn Mawr, Pa.) outlasted the Leopards'. Matt Tuorto and John Wylie, 8-4 at No. 1, while Dan Hall (Sutton, Mass.) and Harris Rollinger (Lexington, Mass.) topped Lewis Cooper and Libario Obeid, 8-6 at No. 2.

Josh Burger (Fairfield, Conn.) and Scott Cabell (West Hartford, Conn.) completed the sweep with an 8-3 victory over Brad Kutcha and C.J. Widdifield at No. 3.

Moravian picked up its two wins at No. 1 and No. 2 singles where Wylie toughed out a 6-4, 6-4 win over Martin and Tuorto won a 6-4, 7-5 decision over Fernando Pinoargote (Guayaquil, Ecuador).

The Cougars swept the final four matches as Burger knocked off Obeid 6-3, 6-4 at No. 3 and Joel Simonson (Waterford, Conn.) edged out Cooper 6-3, 6-3 at No.4.

Spencer Brightman (Sudbury, Mass.) won in straight sets at No. 5 over Kutcha, 6-2, 6-1 and Hall notched an easy 6-1, 6-0 win at No. 6 over Widdifield.

Clark wraps up its slate in Florida on Thursday with an 11:30 matchup with Ursinus.