'Roos Take Care of Golden Eagles, 4-0
UMKC Athletics 3-10-2013
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(Kansas City, Mo.) - The Kansas City men's tennis team got back in action on Sunday after a three week break, and didn't disappoint with a 4-0 win over former conference foe Oral Roberts.

UMKC welcomed back Abdulrahman Alawadhi to the lineup, and he came out with a doubles and singles win. His doubles win clinched the first point for UMKC (2-7), while Grant Fleming picked up the first singles win in straight sets. Alawadhi finished his match in straight sets as well, while Nino Hasandedic closed it out at No. 1 with the third straight set win for the 'Roos.

Kansas City will be back in action on Friday, March 22 to open Summit League play at home against South Dakota State.

Kansas City 4, Oral Roberts 0
Mar 10, 2013 at Kansas City, Mo. (Carriage Club)

Singles competition
1. Nino Hasandedic (UMKC) def. Fabian Zierleyn (ORU) 7-5, 6-1
2. Tomas Patino (UMKC) vs. Jason Mechali (ORU) 6-7, 0-1, unfinished
3. Grant Fleming (UMKC) def. Pedro Moreno (ORU) 6-2, 6-1
4. Abdul Alawadhi (UMKC) def. Parker Allen (ORU) 6-3, 6-3
5. Daniil Ivanov (UMKC) vs. Braxton Bates (ORU) 2-3, unfinished
6. Conner Edwards (UMKC) vs. Gabriel Kanelopoulos (ORU) 1-1, unfinished

Doubles competition
1. Tomas Patino/Grant Fleming (UMKC) def. Jason Mechali/Pedro Moreno (ORU) 8-3
2. Conner Edwards/Tim Akhmedov (UMKC) vs. Nathaniel Avery/Fabian Zierleyn (ORU) 5-5, unfinished
3. Abdul Alawadhi/David Heckler (UMKC) def. Parker Allen/Braxton Bates (ORU) 8-4

Match Notes
Oral Roberts 0-7
Kansas City 2-7
Order of finish: Doubles (1,3); Singles (3,4,1)

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