Kron, McFall win three times

Brian Kron 2012 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

HILTON HEAD, S.C. – McDaniel split a pair of 8-1 decisions at the Spring Tennis Fest in non-conference men's tennis action on Tuesday.

The Green Terror (2-3) opened the day with an 8-1 morning win over Frostburg.

Arun Pant notched the lone win for the Bobcats (0-4), winning 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-5 at third singles.

Seth McFall (Dover, Del./Caesar Rodney) and Brian Kron (Upperco, Md./North Carroll) recorded a pair of wins, including notching an 8-1 win at first doubles. Kron added a 3-6, 7-6 (7-4), 10-3 win at first singles while McFall took second singles, 6-4, 6-3.

Tom Orrok (Point Pleasant, N.J./Point Pleasant) and Ryan Salomon (Bethesda, Md./The Siena) teamed for an 8-3 win at third doubles before the duo each wrapped upped 2-0 outings. Orrok won 6-1, 6-2 at fifth singles while Salomon was victorious 6-1, 6-1 in the No. 4 slot.

Matthew Langsdale (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) also went 2-0, teaming with Daniel Xinis (Owings, Md./Northern) for an 8-2 win at No. 2 doubles before winning No. 6 singles, 6-0, 6-0.

Division II Edinboro defeated McDaniel 8-1 in the nightcap.

McFall and Kron notched the lone win for the Green Terror, tallying a 9-7 win at No. 1 doubles.

Kevin Caldwell and Kody Duncan led the Fighting Scots (10-3) with a two-win day that included teaming for an 8-0 win at third doubles.

Duncan finished off his perfect day with a 6-0, 6-0 win at third singles while Caldwell won 6-1, 6-2 at No. 1 singles.

The Green Terror continues its trip to Hilton Head against Pikeville on Thursday. Match time is 6:30 p.m.

McDaniel 8, Frostburg 1
Doubles

1. Brian Kron/Seth McFall (M) def. Aaron Littlejohn/Arun Pant 8-1;
2. Daniel Xinis/Matthew Langsdale (M) def. Kenneth Alban/Paul Rooke 8-2;
3. Tom Orrok/Ryan Salomon (M) def. Zawdie Coke/Teron Tyre 8-3.

Singles
1. Kron (M) def. Littlejohn 3-6, 7-6 (7-4), 10-3.
2. McFall (M) def. Alban 6-4, 6-3;
3. Pant (F) def. Xinis 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 10-5;
4. Salomon (M) def. Rooke 6-1, 6-1;
5. Orrok (M) def. John Glencoe 6-1, 6-2;
6. Langsdale (M) def. Cory Shives 6-0, 6-0.

Edinboro 8, McDaniel 1
Doubles
1. Brian Kron/Seth McFall (M) def. Amir Talab/Colin Bandell 9-7;
2. James Cooper/Brandon Romain (E) def. Matthew Langsdale/Daniel Xinis 8-2;
3. Kevin Caldwell/Kody Duncan (E) def. Tyler Justice/Bennett Daniels 8-0.

Singles
1. Caldwell (E) def. Kron 6-1, 6-2;
2. Talab (E) def. McFall 6-2, 6-4;
3. Duncan (E) def. Luke Schmidt 6-0, 6-0;
4. Bandell (E) def. Ryan Salomon 6-3, 6-4;
5. Romain (E) def. Tom Orrok 6-0, 6-0;
6. Nathan Hansen (E) def. Jacob Lorenz 6-3, 6-0.

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