NORMAN, Okla. --The
Competing in the No.1 singles, sophomore Sergey Avdeyev defeated Nate Nelms of Navy. Avdeyev won the fist set 7-6(4) but fell 3-6 in the second. In the final set Ayedev took the victory (6- 4).
In the No.3 singles junior Federico Chavarria defeated Navy’s Johnny Waters in a long match. Chavarria came from behind after losing the first set 4-6, but he finished out the match winning 6-4 in the second set and 7-5 in the third.
Junior Ryan Thomas defeated Navy’s Ramsey Lemaich at in the No. 5 singles. With all three sets close, Thomas came out with the victory 6-4, 6-7 (9), 6-3.
In doubles matches, the duo Chavarria/Thomas won 8-3 over Navy’s Lemaich/Nelms competing in No.1 doubles. Avdeyev teamed up with
The Sooners continue day two at the Navy Invitational Saturday at 1 p.m.
Day one results
1. Sergey Avdeyev (OU) def. Nate Nelms, 7-6(4) 3-6 6-4
2. Jason Hill (N) def. Jorge Villanueva (
3. Federico Chavarria (OU) def. John Waters, 4-6, 6-4, 7-5
4. Dmitry Vlaskin (
5. Ryan Thomas (OU) def. Ramsey Lemaich, 6-4 6-7(9) 6-3
6. Dmitry Lebedev (
1. Chavarria/Thomas (OU) def. Lemaich/Nelms, 8-3
2. Hill/Waters def. Avdeyev (OU)/Lebedev (
3. Villanueva/Vlaskin (