Armstrong Atlantic takes down third top-10 team in a row with win vs. Rollins
SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Top-ranked and defending national champion Armstrong Atlantic wrapped up an unbeaten regular-season home slate with a 9-0 win against No. 6 Rollins on Saturday at Bacon Park.
The Pirates have knocked off three consecutive top-10 teams.
Armstrong swept all three doubles matches to take a 3-0 lead heading into singles play. The top-ranked doubles duo of Dan Regan and Georgi Rumenov beat the No. 17 duo of Jason Alabaster and Will Kwok 8-4 at No. 1 doubles. No. 6 Sven Lalic and Pedro Scocuglia downed Sebastian Hafner and Robin Marchione 8-2 at No. 2 doubles, while Matus Mydla and Jaan Kononov defeated Adrian Di Felice and Cooper Maxwell 8-2.
The Pirates then collected consecutive-set wins in all six singles matches. No. 5 Mydla defeated No. 29 Kwok 6-1, 6-0 at No. 1 singles, while top-ranked Rumenov downed No. 49 Malte Christesen 6-1, 6-3 at No. 2 singles. No. 24 Lalic bested No. 34 Marchione 7-5, 6-4 at No. 3 singles and No. 25 Scocuglia notched a 6-1, 7-6 win against Hafner at No. 4 singles.
Pablo Gor picked up a 7-5, 6-4 win versus Di Felice at No. 5 singles and Kononov completed the sweep with a 6-1, 7-6 win against Maxwell at No. 6 singles.