MUNCIE, Ind.- The Ball State men's tennis team shutout the Detroit Titans, 7-0, Friday night at the Muncie YMCA Tennis Center. With the win the Cardinals improve to 1-2 on the season while the Titans fall to 0-5.
For the second straight match Ball State started off early winning the doubles point over UDM. The Cardinal twosome of Cliff Morrison and Patrick Elliott took down Larry Brown and Chris Cheung by a score of 8-0 at the No. 2 spot. At No. 3 doubles, Alexandre Brym alongside teammate Imanol Arconada managed an 8-5 victory over Jay Joshi and Rafael Orantes.
In singles action, Austin Sansone did not lose a game to Brown winning 6-0, 6-0 at the No. 6 position. Ray Leonard, Dalton Albertin, Brym, Arconada and Austin Smith all won their respective matches in straight sets.
The Ball State men's tennis team will conclude its triple header weekend Saturday, at 3 p.m. when it hosts Eastern Illinois and then will close out play versus Dayton at 7 p.m.