CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The top-ranked Virginia men's tennis team needed less than two hours to advance to the second round of the 2011 NCAA Tournament on Friday, downing Sacred Heart 4-0 in a first-round match at the Snyder Tennis Center. The Cavaliers (30-0), who reached the 30-win mark for the fifth consecutive season, will meet ACC-rival Wake Forest in the second round on Saturday.

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"It was nice to get back to competition," said head coach Brian Boland. "It had been three weeks since the ACC Tournament and that layoff is harder than it looks. I thought the guys handled it well and we got through that transition of playing again. I was overall pleased with the performance and we look forward to playing a difficult Wake Forest team tomorrow."

The Cavaliers opened the match by winning the doubles point. Sanam Singh and Alex Domijan cruised to an 8-0 win at No. 3 against Nick Mazzarese and Cole Conrad. At No. 2, Jarmere Jenkins and Julen Uriguen clinched the point for Virginia with their 8-3 victory against Chris Ujkic and Mike Syer.

In singles, the Cavaliers jumped out to a quick start and won all six first sets. Singh doubled the Virginia lead as he topped Mazzarese 6-1, 6-1 at No. 3 singles. Michael Shabaz  extended the lead to 3-0 with his 6-2, 6-1 win against Kirill Kasyanov at the top position. Jenkins closed out the match as he completed a 6-2, 6-1 win at No. 4 against Syer. The Cavaliers led the three singles matches that were abandoned, including at No. 2 where Domijan was about to serve on match point.

With the victory, the Cavaliers remain undefeated all-time in home NCAA tournament matches (15-0) and extended their school-record home winning streak to 88 consecutive matches.

Sacred Heart ends the season with a 16-8 record.