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Courtesy: Dave Mayo (Appalachian, 1983)
Matt Saltsgaver picked up two of Appalachian's 14 wins in singles play at the Winthrop Intercollegiate over the weekend.
Men's Tennis Finishes Fall Schedule at Winthrop
Courtesy: Appalachian State Sports Information
Release: Sunday 11/03/2013 (ET)
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ROCK HILL, S.C. – Appalachian State University men's tennis picked up 17 total wins at the Winthrop Intercollegiate in its last action of the fall season.

The Mountaineers finished 14-9 in singles play and 3-6 in doubles as four different players picked up at least two wins each in singles play.

Oliver Casey and Zach Bost led the way as both players finished 3-1 in singles action. Bost advanced to the semifinal round of the main draw in his bracket while Casey rebounded from a slow start to win three-straight en route to an appearance in the finals of the consolation round.

Eric Greene and Matt Saltsgaver each finished 2-2 on the weekend while Robert Jenkins, Sebastien King and Jan-Willem Kleynhans each finished 1-1. Steve Lake rounded out the Mountaineer lineup with a 1-2 record.

Casey's run to the consolation championship match came on the strength of three, straight-set decisions over Nick Iannuzzi of UAB (6-1, 6-2) NJIT's Andres Alban (6-1, 6-4) and Dylan Comerford of Winthrop (6-1, 6-1). Bost picked up wins over Presbyterian's Gonzalo Asis (6-2, 6-2), Conner Knox of ETSU (6-1, 6-2) and UNC Asheville's John Schubel (7-5, 6-4).

Greene notched victories over UNCA's Reid Dillon (6-4, 7-5) and Jonathan Walker of Gardner-Webb (3-6, 6-2, 10-8) while Saltsgaver picked up wins against David Durham of Kennesaw State (7-5, 6-2) and NJIT's Nicolas Cameron (6-1, 7-5).

Jenkins defeated Tennessee Tech's Alvaro Cintas (7-6, 7-5), King took down UNCA's Alex Croker (6-2, 6-0), Kleynhans defeated KSU's Jorge Wilson (6-2, 2-6, 1-0 (10)) and Lake logged a victory against GWU's Nick Lofrumento (6-1, 6-3).

Appalachian's run in doubles play was highlighted by victories from the duos of Lake/Casey, Kleynhans/Jenkins and Greene/Saltsgaver.

The Mountaineers will take the next several months to prepare for their spring championship season, which begins at UNC Wilmington on Jan. 19.






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