April 14, 2007
Contact: Josh Rattray
After the Vikings won at Nos. 1 and 3 doubles to take a 1-0 lead on the
"Phil kept his focus after losing the first set and really showed maturity to win the point and clinch the match," head coach Brian Etzkin said. "But I think winning doubles point was very important for us to win that match."
The No. 3 singles win over Matt Keesey makes Hamning 26-10 on the season. He and Orno are now 24-6 at No. 1 doubles.
Cleveland State (16-6, 3-0 HL), just two wins shy of the single-season school record with two matches to play, is now locked into a top three seed in the Horizon League Championship, competing for position with defending champion Butler and UIC. Each of those opponents will be coming to
Orno/Hamning def. Goldin/Keesey (UWGB) - 8-2
Weiss/Prudlow (UWGB) def. Groleski/Singer - 8-7 (2)
West/Wipprecht def. Plaushines/Hines (UWGB) - 8-4
Tim Prudlow (UWGB) def. Brad Groleski - 7-6 (2), 3-6, 7-6 (4)
Phil Orno def. Mark Goldin (UWGB) - 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
Ryan Hamning def. Matt Keesey (UWGB) - 6-2, 6-1
Matt Clegg (UWGB) def. Dan Singer - 7-5, 6-2
Rob West def. Scott Dickert (UWGB) - 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5)
Eric Hines (UWGB) def. Steven Wipprecht - 7-5, 6-1