March 11, 2010
Men's Tennis Downed by UMBC
BALTIMORE, MD. - UMBC downed Howard 7-0 in a
non-conference match on Thursday at the UMBC Tennis Complex.
The Retrievers won all five contested singles matches and
also won the doubles point via victories at No. 1 and No. 2
Devard Wharton started out by leading 6-4 at No. 1 singles, but
Chris Meyer came back for the 4-6, 6-0, 6-2 victory.
Omar Haloui dropped a 6-2, 6-4 decision
to Fredi Voorman at No. 2 singles and Eric
Chavous was defeated by Adam Duprat 6-1, 6-3 at
No. 3 singles. George Diggs fell 6-1, 6-4 at No. 4 singles and
Brandon Burns dropped a 6-1, 6-1 contest at No. 5.
Howard (0-4) returns to action on March 16-18 at the Virginia
Beach Team Tournament.