Drury stays unbeaten in the GLVC with 4-1 win at UMSL

CHESTERFIELD, Mo.— Drury moved to 4-0 in conference play with a 4-1 win at Missouri-St. Louis in Chesterfield, Missouri, on Friday.
The Panthers lifted their record to 8-6 and 4-0 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. The Tritons dropped to 2-9 and 1-1 in the league.
With the threat of inclement weather, the match moved to indoor courts, shifted to leading with singles play and ended on the clinching point.
Drury’s lead singles player, Sylvain Garin-Michaud bounced back from an opening-set loss and defeated Marcos Navas in three sets, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1. Marlon Wilken took down Jose Mayorga 6-1, 6-3, and Luis Dobelmann got a 6-0, 6-2 victory over Raphael Kerndl. Drury’s number six singles player, Mark Drozdetckii swept past AJ Bower 6-1, 6-0.
The match ended with the Panthers winning four singles matches and did not advance to doubles competition.
Drury is back on the road next week and concludes the regular season at Quincy at 2 pm in Quincy, Illinois.
Drury 4, Missouri-St. Louis 1
4/15/2022 at Chesterfield, Mo. (Woodsmill Tennis Club)
Singles competition
1. S. Garin-Michaud (DRURY-M) def. Marcos Navas (UMSL) 4-6, 6-3, 6-1
2. Juan Vigil (UMSL) def. Lukas Stierling (DRURY-M) 6-3, 6-3
3. Marlon Wilken (DRURY-M) def. Jose Mayorga (UMSL) 6-1, 6-3
4. Luis Dobelmann (DRURY-M) def. Raphael Kerndl (UMSL) 6-0, 6-2
5. Karl Heinrichs (UMSL) vs. Jip De Buck (DRURY-M) 3-6, 6-3, unfinished
6. Mark Drozdetckii (DRURY-M) def. AJ Bower (UMSL) 6-1, 6-0
Doubles competition
1. Marcos Navas/Karl Heinrichs (UMSL) vs. S. Garin-Michaud/Lukas Stierling (DRURY-M) unfinished
2. AJ Bower/Juan Vigil (UMSL) vs. Luis Dobelmann/Marlon Wilken (DRURY-M) unfinished
3. Jose Mayorga/Raphael Kerndl (UMSL) vs. Jip De Buck/Alejandro Esquivel (DRURY-M) unfinished
Match Notes
Drury 8-6, 4-0 GLVC
Missouri-St. Louis 2-9, 1-1 GLVC

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