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Curnow, McCroskey Lead R-MC Men's Tennis past SVU 6-3

Curnow, McCroskey Lead R-MC Men's Tennis past SVU 6-3

BUENA VISTA, Va. – Seniors Alex Curnow (Culpeper, Va./Midlothian) and Stuart McCroskey (Newport News, Va./Menchville) both posted win at doubles and at singles as the Randolph-Macon men's tennis team defeated Southern Virginia 6-3 on Saturday afternoon.

Curnow and McCroskey teamed together to win No. 2 Doubles 8-6. The Yellow Jackets (3-3) dropped No. 1 Doubles, but senior Pablo Bordas (Caracas, Venezuela/Briar Woods) and sophomore Jacob Haines (Springfield, Va./West Springfield) combined to win No. 3 Doubles 8-2, giving R-MC a 2-1 lead over the Knights (5-3) heading to singles.

Curnow won 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 at No. 4 Singles and McCroskey was victorious at No. 5 Singles 7-6, 3-6, 6-3. Freshman Grant Sarver (Richmond, Va./Mills Godwin) took No. 3 Singles 6-4, 6-4 and sophomore Shane Berry (Midlothian, Va./James River) won No. 6 Singles 6-1, 6-0.

Randolph-Macon returns to action on Saturday, April 1 with an ODAC match at Roanoke.

Randolph-Macon 6, Southern Virginia 3

Doubles:

1. Thomas John Snelson/Zachary Bowers (SVUM) def. Baxter Carter/Grant Sarver (RMCM) 8-4

2. Alex Curnow/Stuart McCroskey (RMCM) def. Tanner Bassett/Jake Fisher (SVUM) 8-6

3. Jacob Haines/Pablo Bordas (RMCM) def. Tyler Clark/Philip Soelberg (SVUM) 8-2

Singles:

1. Thomas John Snelson (SVUM) def. Jacob Haines (RMCM) 6-1, 6-2

2. Tanner Bassett (SVUM) def. Baxter Carter (RMCM) 6-0, 6-7, 6-3

3. Grant Sarver (RMCM) def. Tyler Clark (SVUM) 6-4, 6-4

4. Alex Curnow (RMCM) def. Zachary Bowers (SVUM) 3-6, 6-4, 7-5

5. Stuart McCroskey (RMCM) def. Jake Fisher (SVUM) 7-6, 3-6, 6-3

6. Shane Berry (RMCM) def. Philip Soelberg (SVUM) 6-1, 6-0