Green Bay Cruises to 6-1 Road Win at Toledo on Sunday
TOLEDO, Ohio (GreenBayPhoenix.com) – The Green Bay men’s tennis team wrapped up its busy weekend away from home on Sunday with a 6-1 road win against Toledo at Shadow Valley Tennis Club. It marked the second-straight victory for the Phoenix, which improved to 8-4 overall on the year.
Green Bay started the day with wins in the No. 1 and No. 2 doubles matches to earn the doubles point, and then went on to claim five of the six singles contests in the rout.
The nationally-ranked (No. 40) Phoenix tandem of Michael Tenzer (Neuried, Germany) and Howard Scott (Exeter, England) got things started with a dominant 6-1 victory over Garrett Cona and Stjepan Sisko at No. 1, and Joey Leto (Downers Grove, Ill.) and Michael Tebon (Excelsior, Minn.) wrapped up the first point of the match with a 6-2 win against Mark Singnil and Nicky Wong at No. 2.
In singles action, Green Bay won the Nos. 2 through 6 matches to run away with its eighth win of the year.
Sophomore Leopold Gomez Islinger (Weiden, Germany) earned a hard-fought victory at the No. 2 spot, defeating Sisko 6-4, 6-4, while Tenzer rolled to a convincing 6-1, 6-0 win against Wong at No. 3.
Leto, Rowan Isaaks (London, England) and Jorge Gonzalez Soler (Madrid, Spain) also collected singles wins, as Leto beat Roberto Meza 6-2, 6-2 at No. 4, Isaaks knocked off Cona 6-5, 6-5 at No. 5 and Gonzalez Soler earned a come-from-behind victory (1-6, 6-0, 6-3) over Ryan Jorgensen at No. 6.
The Phoenix is back in action at home next weekend, welcoming South Dakota State for a 10 a.m. match at Western Racquet and Fitness Club.
Green Bay 6, Toledo 1
No. 1 – No. 40 Michael Tenzer/Howard Scott (GB) def. Garrett Cona/Stjepan Sisko (UT) 6-1
No. 2 – Joey Leto/Michael Tebon (GB) def. Mark Singnil/Nicky Wong (UT) 6-2
No. 3 – Boris Pak/Roberto Meza (UT) def. Rowan Isaaks/Leopold Gomez Islinger (GB) 6-5
No. 1 – Mark Singnil (UT) def. Howard Scott (GB) 6-3, 6-2
No. 2 – Leopold Gomez Islinger (GB) def. Stjepan Sisko (UT) 6-4, 6-4
No. 3 – Michael Tenzer (GB) def. Nicky Wong (UT) 6-1, 6-0
No. 4 – Joey Leto (GB) def. Roberto Meza (UT) 6-2, 6-2
No. 5 – Rowan Isaaks (GB) def. Garrett Cona (UT) 6-5, 6-5
No. 6 – Jorge Gonzalez Soler (GB) def. Ryan Jorgensen (UT) 1-6, 6-0, 6-3
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