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Regents Break 16 Match Losing Skid

Monday, March 01, 2010  
Posted by: Regents Sports Information
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ROCKFORD, Ill. – The Rockford College men’s tennis team did something on Saturday, it had not done since April 21, 2008. On Saturday, the Regents won a dual meet for the first time in 16 matches.
Rockford defeated visiting Judson College 5-4 at the Boylan Tennis Center.
 
The win was not without drama. Rockford’s two singles win came down to dramatic tiebreakers. Junior Michael Urbelis (Rockford, Ill./ Boylan) trailed one set to none and 5-0 in the second before reeling on seven consecutive games, to force a tiebreaker set, which he rallied to win 10-6. Fellow junior Yann Biancat (Cherry Valley, Ill./ Lycee Raynouard, France) clinched the Regents’ victory with a 10-3 tiebreaker win.
Rockford will take a few weeks off before facing Northern Illinois University on Saturday, March 20 at the Clock Tower Tennis Center.

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