Paluch swept his doubles and singles matches to claim win No. 136 and take over sole possession of first place all-time at Creighton in combined singles and doubles wins.
Creighton (5-2) won the doubles point and swept all six singles matches in straight sets over SCSU (5-8). Impressively, no CU player gave up more than five games in singles action. The win marked the Jays’ third straight victory.
The Creighton men’s tennis team will stay in Florida this week and will face St. Ambrose and Quinnipiac on Tuesday.
St. Cloud State University vs. Creighton
Mar 10, 2014 at Kissimmee, Fla. (Oak School)
Creighton 7, St. Cloud State University 0
1. Billy Paluch (CU) def. Joao Poli (SCSU) 6-1, 6-3
2. Elliott Baker (CU) def. Joao Orsi (SCSU) 6-2, 6-3
3. Jake Norman (CU) def. Joao Vitor Souto (SCSU) 6-0, 6-3
4. Quinn Dippel (CU) def. Nathanial Cherry (SCSU) 6-2, 6-1
5. Harrison Lang (CU) def. Daniel Becker (SCSU) 6-1, 6-1
6. Aaron Chalstrom (CU) def. Bryan Amigo La Rosa (SCSU) 6-3, 6-0
1. Norman/Paluch (CU) def. Poli/Orsi (SCSU) 8-6
2. Baker/August Nysted (CU) def. Vitor Souto/Cherry (SCSU) 8-4
3. Nick Thompson/Lang (CU) def. Christopher Mavetz/Amigo La Rosa (SCSU) 8-1