COD Men's Tennis continues Conference dominance, shoots down the Comets, 8-1.

COD Men's Tennis continues Conference dominance, shoots down the Comets, 8-1.

COD (5-1; 3-0) secured a victory today in doubles and singles play as the Roadrunners cruised to a Conference win over the Palomar Comets (0-2; 0-2), 8-1.

Freshman Kyryll Kryvchun (Vancouver (BC) Learning Network) continued his unbeaten streak in singles play, where he is 6-0, winning in straight sets, 6-2 and 6-2. Sophomore Dimitrije Vukovic (Burnaby (BC) Moscrop Secondary) also won handily in straight sets, 6-3 and 6-4.

Freshman Brian Johnson (Palm Springs H.S.) followed suit, winning his match in straight sets, 6-0 and 6-0.

Sophomore Jakob Dvorken (Ridgewood, NJ), freshman Joshua Bailin (La Quinta H.S.) and sophomore Marcus Simon (Twentynine Palms) all won in a walkover.

In doubles play, Dvorken and Johnson lost, 8-1, while the Roadrunners' other doubles matches were won in a walkover.

The next match for College of the Desert Men's Tennis will be on February 27th at 2p, where they will continue Pacific Coast Athletic Conference-North Division (PCAC-North) by playing the Grossmont Griffins of El Cajon.

Desert defeated Palomar College 8-1, in a Pacific Coast Athletic Conference match at College of the Desert in Palm Desert.


#1: P.Trhae / W.Molenkamp (PALO) def. J.Dvorken / B.Johnson (COD) 8-1
#2: COD wins in a walkover
#3: COD wins in a walkover


#1: Kyrylo Kryuchun (COD) def.  Pajrick Trhae (PALO) 6-2, 6-2
#2: Dimitrije Vukovic (COD) def. Will Molenkamp (PALO) 6-3, 6-4
#3: Brian Johnson (COD) def. Steve Macvean (PALO) 6-0, 6-0
#4: Jakob Dvorken (COD) wins in a walkover
#5: Joshua Bailin (COD) wins in a walkover
#6: Marcus Simon (COD) wins in a walkover

Overall Record 5-1
PCAC Record: 3-0

Story by Ashtyn Lyneis (COD Sports Information)
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