PERKINSTON — It was a nail-biter, but No. 14 Mississippi Gulf Coast stayed unbeaten Monday, beating No. 15 Iowa Central 5-4 at the MGCCC Tennis Complex.
The final result hinged on the last match to be completed, and Evan Chubb (So., Biloxi/St. Patrick) needed to win a third-set tiebreaker to provide the pivotal final point. He beat Gustavo Nomura 6-7, 6-1, 10-4 for the fifth point.
Austin Vos (So., Perth Australia/Applecross) won twice, teaming with Cole Wagoner (Fr., Ocean Springs/Ocean Springs) to defeat Sacha Colomban and Harrison Zammit 8-1. He also won his No. 1 singles match against Colomban 6-1, 6-3.
Gulf Coast (12-0) is on the road Tuesday when the Bulldogs travel to Fulton to take on No. 25 Itawamba. First serves are at 1 p.m.
Team: No. 14 Gulf Coast 5, No. 15 Iowa Central 4
No. 1: Vos (GC) def. Colomban, 6-1, 6-3
No. 2: Way (IC) def. Wagoner, 3-6, 6-3, 10-3
No. 3: Chubb (GC) def. Gustavo Nomura, 6-7, 6-1, 10-4
No. 4: Roth (GC) def. Zumba, 6-4, 6-1
No. 5: Zammit (IC) def. Fontaine, 6-2, 6-0
No. 6: Anthony Schloegel (GC) def. Calandre, 6-2, 6-1
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