Clemson Wins Over Winthrop and Davidson Saturday
DAVIDSON, NC - Clemson defeated Winthrop 6-1, and Davidson 7-0 in a men's intercollegiate tennis doubleheader at Davidson's Indoor Tennis Facility on Saturday evening.
Clemson is ranked 60th nationally and improves to 3-0 on the year. Winthrop falls to 0-2 this season, while it was the 2013 opener for Davidson.
Yannick Maden, ranked 75th nationally in singles, won both of his singles matches at number-one singles. He defeated Dylan Comerford of Winthrop 6-3, 6-3 and defeated Joe Schafer of Davidson 6-2. 6-1.
Maden along with his brother Dominique won both doubles matches. The pair defeated Comerford and Cory Decandia of Winthrop 8-0. Against Davidson the duo defeated Kevin Moore and Chris Mark 8-4.
Clemson will play Dartmouth on Friday, January 25, and Brown on January 26, in Hanover, NH in the Tigers' next action.
Clemson 6, Winthrop 1
1: #75 Yannick Maden (CU) d. Dylan Comerford (W) 6-3 6-3
2: Hunter Harrington (CU) d. Peter Nagovnak (W) 6-4 6-2
3: Dominique Maden (CU) d. Yuta Hirokawa (W) 6-2 6-0
4: Zachary Rigsby (CU) d. Cody Decandia (W) 6-2 6-0
5: Austin Ansari (CU) d. Michael Chan (W) 7-6(2) 6-4
6: Juan Pablo Boada (W) d. Martin Blaho (CU) 6-4 6-4
3: Ayrton Wibowo/Austin Ansari (CU) d. Steven Patrick/Juan Pablo Boada (W) 8-4
Clemson 7, Davidson 0
1. #75 Yannick Maden (CU) def. Joe Schafer (D) 6-2, 6-1
2. Hunter Harrington (CU) def. Nicky Kunz (D) 6-3, 7-5
3. Dominique Maden (CU) def. Chris Mark (D) 6-3, 6-1
4. Zachary Rigsby (CU) def. Robert Lightbourn (D) 6-3, 7-6
5. Ayrton Wibowo (CU) def. Connor Evins (D) 6-2, 6-4
6. Austin Ansari (CU) def. Alex Howard (D) 6-3, 6-2