The No. 11 North Carolina men’s tennis team put together a dominating effort in its 6-1 win over Florida State on Sunday afternoon.
North Carolina (13-4, 5-2 ACC) started the day off by securing the doubles point early over Florida State (14-7, 4-4 ACC) after 6-2 and 6-3 victories on Courts Two and One, respectively. First-year Brian Cernoch and sophomore Ben Sigouin got the 6-2 win and junior William Blumberg and senior Blaine Boyden got the 6-3 win on Court One.
Cernoch was the first to finish in singles on Court Three, winning 6-3, 6-4 against Richard Thongoana. Almost immediately after, Boyden wrapped up his match, taking home a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Chase Wood. The clinching victory came on Court Two, where No. 37 Sigouin defeated his opponent, Alex Knaff, 6-4, 6-2.
After UNC clinched the win, junior Josh Peck closed out his match next against Enzo Le Seguillon, 6-2, 6-4.