SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Oklahoma Baptist stormed to its first win of the men’s tennis season, knocking off Graceland 9-0 Saturday.
Lucas Castelo Branco and Babji Atturu breezed to 6-0, 6-0 wins in singles play after Atturu and Thomas Ackerknecht dominated at No. 2 doubles, 8-1.
OBU won four singles matches in straight sets and picked up three default wins over the course of the match.
The Bison are now 1-1 on the season.
Lady Bison Rout Graceland
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri – Oklahoma Baptist swept all nine matches against Graceland Saturday to move to 3-0 on the season.
Ashlynn Abbe and Megan Bowlin claimed shutout victories and fifth and sixth singles, respectively. That pair also combined for an 8-0 doubles win.
No Graceland player won more than two games in any set.