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Men's Tennis Wins at Butler 6-1

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Release: April 13, 2011
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Ball State University men's tennis team earned a 6-1 road victory at in-state rival Butler Wednesday evening.  With the win the Cardinals improved to 11-12 on the season.

BSU took the early 1-0 edge over the Bulldogs after winning the doubles point.  The No. 1 twosome of Dalton Albertin and Cliff Morrison took down Butlers Herron and Ervin by a score of 8-1.  Andres Monroy alongside teammate Austin Smith captured the 8-1 doubles victory at the No. 3 slot.

In singles the Cardinals won five out of the six matches.  Sansone improved his overall mark in singles action to 15-12 on the season with his straight set win over DiCarlo.

The Ball State men's tennis team returns to Mid-American Conference action as they host league rival Western Michigan Saturday at 1 p.m.   The match will be played at Cardinal Creek Tennis Center weather permitting.

Ball State 6, Butler 1

Doubles

No. 1 Dalton Albertin/Cliff Morrison (BSU) def. Herron/Ervin (BUT) 8-1

No. 2 Bayliss/Theodor (BUT) def. Zane Smith/Derek Carpenter (BSU) 8-4

No. 3 Andres Monroy/Austin Smith (BSU) def. Dolins/Shafer (BUT) 8-1

Singles

No. 1 Bayliss (BUT) def. Dalton Albertin (BSU) 3-6, 6-1, 11-9

No. 2 Cliff Morrison (BSU) def. Herron (BUT) 6-0, 6-2

No. 3 Zane Smith (BSU) def. Erivin (BUT) 6-0, 7-6 (2)

No. 4 Alexandre Brym (BSU) def. Theodor (BUT) 5-7, 6-1, 10-6

No. 5 Andres Monroy (BSU) def. Dolins (BUT) 6-1, 6-1

No. 6 Austin Sansone (BSU) def. DiCarlo (BUT) 6-1, 6-1

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