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February 24, 2008
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Senior Jarda Trojan picked up a singles win on Sunday at Coastal.

Senior Jarda Trojan picked up a singles win on Sunday at Coastal.

With its second match in two days, the Liberty men's tennis team fell to the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, 6-1, Sunday afternoon.

With the setback, Liberty falls to 0-2 in conference play and 1-4 overall.

Coastal took a 1-0 lead, sweeping the doubles matches to earn the point.

In singles, the Chanticleers took five of the six matches to close out the conference win, 6-1. Liberty's victory occurred in the No. 3 contest, as Jarda Trojan defeated Coastal's Ernesto Ramos in straight sets 6-1, 6-4.

Liberty takes a week off, before traveling up Route 460 to square off against Longwood on March 4. The match is scheduled for 2 p.m.


Coastal Carolina 6 Liberty 1
DOUBLES
1. Plamen Tzvetkov/Ernesto Ramos (CCU) d. Sebastian Pena/Rafael Riso (LU) 8-3
2. David Mellis/Dmitry Vlaskin (CCU) d. Chad Simpson/ Juan Reyes (LU) 8-4
3. John Hairston/Jospeh Withers (CCU) d. Jarda Trojan/Leandro Schujmann (LU) 8-6

SINGLES
1. Dmitry Vlaskin (CCU) d. Sebastian Pena (LU) 6-0, 6-4
2. David Mellis (CCU) d. Chad Simpson (LU) 6-1, 7-6
3. Jarda Trojan (LU) d. Ernesto Ramos (CCU) 6-1, 6-4
4. Plamen Tzvetkov (CCU) d. Rafael Riso (LU) 6-1, 6-2
5. Jospeh Withers (CCU) d. Leandro Schujmann (LU) 6-4, 6-4
6. John Hairston (CCU) d. Juan Reyes (LU) 6-1, 6-4