Toledo Men's Tennis Completes Fall Portion of Season at MAC Indoor Invitational

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Freshman Cole Shoults landed third in flight three doubles as well as flight six singles in the
MAC Indoor Tournament.
Kalamazoo, Mich. - The Rockets finished the fall portion of their season at the MAC Indoor Invitational, where junior/sophomore duo Thawin Suksathaporn/Tyler Gargas took home the flight three doubles crown.

Friday's portion of the tournament focused solely on doubles play, where Suksathaporn/Gargas snagged wins over Binghamton's Alejandro Pena/Inigo Saez (8-2) and Buffalo's Nickolas Frisk/Jonah Murphy (8-3) before defeating Ball State's Tom Carney/Bryce Bonin (8-5) in the championship. Also within flight three, senior/freshman duo Serjen Olmedo/Cole Shoults took third-place, claiming victories over Binghamton's Valentin Bouchet/Josh Druger (8-4) and Buffalo's Frisk/Murphy (8-1).

Shoults not only landed in third on the doubles court, but battled his way to third-place in flight six singles, defeating Binghamton's Alejandro Pena (6-3, 7-5) and Inigo Saez (6-4, 6-3). Senior Luka Vitosevic also took third, bagging victories over Binghamton's Dylan Friedman (6-2, 6-2) and Buffalo's Valdemar Holm (2-6, 3-2, 10-8) in flight three.

"I think our doubles is showing some real improvement," said head coach Al Wermer. "In singles, frankly Saturday we were a little disappointed, but bounced back pretty well today. We are pumped up about a strong off-season segment."

The Rockets return in the spring with a road matchup at Purdue Jan. 12.

MAC Indoor Tournament
Nov. 9-11
Kalamazoo, Mich.
Toledo Results
Singles
Flight 1
Jannik Opitz (Western Michigan) def. Danilo Vukotic (Toledo) 6-0, 6-0
Kristopher Ortega (Northern Illinois) def. Danilo Vukotic (Toledo) 6-2, 6-3
Marko Guzina (Ball State) def. Danilo Vukotic (Toledo) 6-1, 3-6, 10-5

Flight 2
David Pata (Northern Illinois) def. Vince Anzalone (Toledo) 7-6, 6-4
Jack Randall (Western Michigan) def. Vince Anzalone (Toledo) 6-2, 6-3
Kushaan Nath (Binghamton Men's Tennis) def. Vince Anzalone (Toledo) 6-1, 2-6, 10-5

Flight 3
Valdemar Holm (Buffalo) def. Thawin Suksathaporn (Toledo) 6-2, 7-6 (6-0)
Luka Vitosevic (Toledo) def. Dylan Friedman (Binghamton) 6-2, 6-2
Zac Faveri (Western Michigan) def. Luka Vitosevic (Toledo) 7-6 (7-0), 6-4, 2-6
Luka Vitosevic (Toledo) def. Valdemar Holm (Buffalo) 2-6, 3-2, 10-8
Danilo Kovacevic (Ball State) def. Thawin Suksathaporn (Toledo) 6-4, 6-3
Thawin Suksathaporn (Toledo) def. Danilo Kovacevic (Ball State) 6-2, 6-2

Flight 4
Peter Kuszynski (Western Michigan) def. Serjen Olmedo (Toledo) 6-2, 6-3
Matthew Johnson (Buffalo) def. Serjen Olmedo (Toledo) 6-3, 6-4
Nickolas Frisk (Buffalo) def. Serjen Olmedo (Toledo) 3-6, 7-5, 10-7

Flight 5
Conner Andersen (Ball State) def. Tyler Gargas (Toledo) 5-7, 6-4, 6-4
Shao-Yu Yu (Northern Illinois) def. Omar Espinosa (Toledo) 6-3, 6-3
Eric Olivarez (Western Michigan) def. Tyler Gargas (Toledo) 6-4, 6-2
Bryce Bonin (Ball State) def. Omar Espinosa (Toledo) 7-5, 5-7, 11-9
Eric Olivarez (Western Michigan) def. Omar Espinosa (Toledo) 6-4, 6-3
Bryce Bonin (Ball State) def. Tyler Gargas (Toledo) 6-4, 6-3

Flight 6
Cole Shoults (Toledo) def. Alejandro Pena (Binghamton) 6-3, 7-5
Inigo Saez (Binghamton) def. Juan Carranza (Toledo) 7-5, 6-1
Kennosuke Nouchi (Western Michigan) def. Cole Shoults (Toledo) 6-1, 6-1
Cole Shoults (Toledo) def. Inigo Saez (Binghamton) 6-4, 6-3
Juan Carranza (Toledo) def. Khamasi Muhiga (Ball State) 6-3, 2-6, 10-4
Juan Carranza (Toledo) def. Tom Carney (Ball State) 6-3, 0-6, 10-5

Flight 7
Josh Druger (Binghamton) def. Nikola Arsic (Toledo) 7-5, 7-6 (3-0)
Nikola Arsic (Toledo) def. Jonah Murphy (Buffalo) 6-4, 6-0
Nikola Arsic (Toledo) def. Jonah Murphy (Buffalo) 6-4, 6-0
Nikola Arsic (Toledo) def. Kris Knof (Western Michigan) 6-2, 7-5

Doubles
Flight 1
Jannik Opitz/Jack Randall (Western Michigan) def. Danilo Vukotic/Vince Anzalone (Toledo), 8-2
Danilo Vukotic/Vince Anzalone (Toledo) def. Kushaan Nath/Tiago Lourenco (Binghamton) 8-2
Danilo Vukotic/Vince Anzalone (Toledo) def. Ethan Nittolo/Hao Sheng Koay (Buffalo) 8-6

Flight 2
Luka Vitosevic/Omar Espinosa (Toledo) def. Ludovico Cestarollo/Dylan Friedman (Binghamton) 8-2
Thibault De Negri/Danilo Kovacevic (Ball State) def. Luka Vitosevic/Omar Espinosa (Toledo) 8-6
Chris Adams/Conner Andersen (Ball State) def. Luka Vitosevic/Omar Espinosa (Toledo) 8-4

Flight 3
Thawin Suksathaporn/Tyler Gargas (Toledo) def. Alejandro Pena/Inigo Saez (Binghamton) 8-2
Serjen Olmedo/Cole Shoults (Toledo) def. Valentin Bouchet/Josh Druger (Binghamton) 8-4
Thawin Suksathaporn/Tyler Gargas (Toledo) def. Nickolas Frisk/Jonah Murphy (Buffalo) 8-3
Tom Carney/Bryce Bonin (Ball State) def. Serjen Olmedo/Cole Shoults (Toledo) 8-3
Thawin Suksathaporn/Tyler Gargas (Toledo) def. Tom Carney/Bryce Bonin (Ball State) 8-5
Serjen Olmedo/Cole Shoults (Toledo) def. Nickolas Frisk/Jonah Murphy (Buffalo) 8-1

Flight 4 (Round Robin)
Juan Carranza/Nikola Arsic (Toledo) def. Kris Knof/Matej Svjetlicic (Western Michigan) 8-6
Khamasi Muhiga/Alec Robillard (Ball State) def. Juan Carranza/Nikola Arsic (Toledo) 8-7 (7-5)