Men's Tennis Steamrolls John's Hopkins

MIAMI SHORES, Fla.— The Barry University Buccaneers steamrolled the John’s Hopkins Blue Jays on Tuesday, beating them 7-0 to move to 14-1 on the season.
 
The Buccaneers easily took the doubles matches to help them earn three points. In number one doubles, Emanuel Fraitzl and Andrew Sharnov beat Casey Blyth and Jacob Barnaby 8-3. In two doubles, Roman Werschel and Marcello D’Armas beat Warren Elgort and Ryan Rauck 9-8 (7-5). In number three doubles, Sergio Velez and David Barrigan beat Tripp Weber and Peter Vale 8-2.
 
In singles action, the Bucs earned four points, as number one and number six matches were unfinished. In number two singles, Sharnov beat Elgort 6-2, 6-0. In three singles, Werschel beat Blyth 6-2, 6-0. In four singles, Velez  beat Peter Vale 6-4, 6-0. In number five singles, Marcello D'Armas beat Barnaby 6-1, 6-4 to round out the match.
 
The Buccaneers remain the #1 ranked team in the country, and return to action at home on Saturday, March 21 against St. Edwards at 9 am.
 
Tennis Match Results
John's Hopkins vs Barry
03/17/09 at Miami Shores, Fla.
(Buccaneer Tennis Center)
 
#1 Barry 7, John's Hopkins 0
 
Singles competition
1. Emanuel Fraitzl (BUM) vs. Andrew Wang (JHM) 3-6, 6-2, 8-0, unfinished
2. Andrew Sharnov (BUM) def. Warren Elgort (JHM) 6-2, 6-0
3. Roman Werschel (BUM) def. Casey Blythe (JHM) 6-2, 6-0
4. Sergio Velez (BUM) def. Peter Vale (JHM) 6-4, 6-0
5. Marcello D'Armas (BUM) def. Jacob Barnaby (JHM) 6-1, 6-4
6. David Barragan (BUM) vs. Orlando Ferrer (JHM) 2-6, 4-5, unfinished
 
 Doubles competition
1. Emanuel Fraitzl/Andrew Sharnov (BUM) def. Casey Blythe/Jacob Barnaby (JHM) 8-3
2. Roman Werschel/Marcello D'Armas (BUM) def. Ryan Rauck/Warren Elgort (JHM) 9-8 (7-5)
3. Sergio Velez/David Barragan (BUM) def. Tripp Weber/Peter Vale (JHM) 8-2
 
Match Notes:
John's Hopkins 1-1
Barry 14-1; National ranking #1