Shiell Wins at Singles and Doubles in Abbey Quarterfinal Victory

Shiell Wins at Singles and Doubles in Abbey Quarterfinal Victory

SUMTER, S.C. - Kent Shiell won both his singles and doubles matches, and the number 3 seed Belmont Abbey Men's Tennis team earned a 4-0 victory over the number 6 seed Chowan this afternoon.  With the win, The Abbey improves to 13-13 on the year.

How it Happened

  • Shiell paired up with Bailey Horne to earn a 6-2 victory at #2 doubles, which clinched the doubles point win for the Crusaders, who won #3 doubles off a forfeit
  • Zachary Blythe earned a quick 6-0, 6-4 victory at #1 singles, his 10th singles win of the year
  • Shiell won his #3 singles match 6-4, 6-2.  His win clinched the match for Belmont Abbey
  • Belmont Abbey did not lose a set in the match

Belmont Abbey 4, Chowan 0


1. Zachary Blythe (BAC) def. Edmond Aynedjian (CU) 6-0, 6-4
2. George Barfoot (BAC) led Adi Kaliakperov (CU) 6-2, 3-3, unfinished
3. Kent Shiell (BAC) def. Mariano Yeh (CU) 6-4, 6-2
4. Bailey Horne (BAC) led Louis Proulx (CU) 6-3, 5-3, unfinished
5. Christopher Hansen (BAC) led Rafael D'Atri (CU) 6-4, 5-1, unfinished
6. Carlos Nolasco (BAC) won by forfeit


1. George Barfoot / Zachary Blythe (BAC) vs. Edmond Aynedjian / Mariano Yeh (CU) no result
2. Bailey Horne/Kent Shiell (BAC) def. Adi Kaliakperov / Louis Proulx (CU) 6-2
3. Andres Astudillo / Henrique Leal (BAC) won by forfeit

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will face the number 2 seed Limestone tomorrow at 9 a.m.