CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Bucknell continued its tough schedule to open the season with a 7-0 loss to Miami at the Neil Schiff Tennis Center on Sunday. The Bison dropped to 1-3, with two of the losses coming to ACC opponents.
The Bison played the Hurricanes for the second time in program history. The teams first played in 1958.
Senior Daniel Wright played well against the top player on a team from a Power Five Conference. On court one, he dropped the first set 6-1, but nearly forced a third set before falling 6-4 in the second.
The Bison will play matches against Saint Francis, Butler, Youngstown State, and Cleveland State next weekend.
University of Miami 7, Bucknell 0
Feb 11, 2018 at Coral Gables, Fla. (Neil Schiff Tennis Center)
|1. Christian Langmo (UM) def. Daniel Wright (BUCKNELL) 6-1, 6-4|
|2. # 99 Adria Soriano (UM) def. Andrei Vitiuc (BUCKNELL) 6-1, 6-2|
|3. #101 Bojan Jankulovski (UM) def. Max Kane (BUCKNELL) 6-2, 6-0|
|4. Dane Dunlap (UM) def. Max McDonald (BUCKNELL) 6-2, 6-0|
|5. Niclas Genovese (UM) def. Ben Gerber (BUCKNELL) 6-1, 6-3|
|6. Tatsuki Shimamoto (UM) def. Max Garramone (BUCKNELL) 6-1, 6-2|
|1. Bojan Jankulovski/Adria Soriano (UM) def. Daniel Wright/Ben Gerber (BUCKNELL) 6-2|
|2. Nile Clark/Pablo Aycart (UM) def. Max Kane/Timber Erskine (BUCKNELL) 6-2|
|3. Christian Langmo/Dane Dunlap (UM) def. Drew Krantz/Colin Sacco (BUCKNELL) 6-1|
|University of Miami 5-2|
|Order of finish: Doubles (3,2); Singles (4,6,2,5,1,3)|
|Official: Chris Cetrone|