COD (7-2; 5-0) tallied another win in doubles and singles play as the Roadrunners took a Conference win over the Imperial Valley Arabs (1-6; 1-3), 9-0.
Freshman Kyryll Kryvchun (Vancouver (BC) Learning Network) continued his unbeaten streak in singles play, where he is 8-0, handily taking the win in straight sets, 6-0 and 6-1.
Sophomore Dimitrije Vukovic (Burnaby (BC) Moscrop Secondary), freshman Brian Johnson (Palm Springs H.S.) and sophomore Jakob Dvorken (Ridgewood, NJ) also won, skillfully in straight sets, 6-0 and 6-0.
Sophomore Marcus Simon (Twentynine Palms) followed the lead of Kryvchun, defeating his opponent, 6-0 and 6-1.
Freshman Joshua Bailin (La Quinta H.S.) won in a walkover.
In doubles play, Kryvchun and Johnson proved their ability, winning 8-0. Bailin and partner, freshman Elvis Leon-Soriano (Indio Shadow Hills), also showed impressive skill, winning 8-1, while the Roadrunners' other doubles match was won in a walkover.
The next match for College of the Desert Men's Tennis will be on March 13th at 2p, where they will continue Pacific Coast Athletic Conference-North Division (PCAC-North) by playing the Grossmont Griffins of El Cajon.
Desert defeated Imperial Valley College today, 9-0 in a Pacific Coast Athletic Conference match at College of the Desert in Palm Desert.
#1: Kryuchun / Johnson (COD) def. Cruz/Reyes (IV) 8-0
#2: Bailin / Elvis Leon-Sarino (COD) def Locizo / Quevedo (IV) 8-1
#3: Prado / Levi Renteria (COD) win in a walkover
#1: Kyryll Kryuchun (COD) def. Dominck Reyes (IV) 6-0, 6-1
#2: Dimitrije Vukovic (COD) def. Benjamin Cruz (IV) 6-0, 6-0
#3: Brian Johnson (COD) def. Eric Flores (IV) 6-0, 6-0
#4: Jakob Dvorken (COD) def. Troy Locizo (IV) 6-0, 6-0
#5: Marcus Simon (COD) def. Steve Quevedo (IV) 6-0, 6-1
#6: Josh Bailin (COD) wins in a walkover
Overall Record: 7-2
PCAC Record: 5-0
Story by Ashtyn Lyneis (COD Sports Information)
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