Camels successful at Charlotte Invitational

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Campbell senior Dominik Kaniewski (Bydgoszcz, Poland), juniors Marthinius Visser (Cape Town, South Africa) and Adrien Rossignon (Arlon, Belgium) and freshman Jean-Mark Krone (Amesbury, U.K.) captured singles titles during the three-day Charlotte Invitational that wrapped up on Sunday.

The Camels were also triumphant in the doubles competition with Visser/Krone winning Flight 2 and senior Fernando Guillen (San Louis Potosi, Mexico) and Rossignon taking Flight 3. 

Either Gardner-Webb, Richmond or Charlotte were the opponent that the Camels faced each day. Campbell went 10-0 against the Bulldogs, 9-4 against the 49ers and 8-4 agsint the Spiders.

The Flight 3 singles title was awarded to Visser, who posted a 3-0 mark, including a three-set victory over Alex Calott of Charlotte, 7-6 (4), 2-6, 6-3. Krone won his second title of the fall, this time in Flight 5 singles with a trio of straight-set wins. 

Registering three victories at Flight 6 singles was Rossignon, who posted a 5-7, 6-3, 6-3 win over Nate Shanok of Charlotte.

Topping both of his opponents in Flight 8 was Kaniewski with a pair of two-set victories.

Guillen and senior James Jones (Basel, Switzerland) registered 2-1 singles records at Flight 1 and Flight 7, respectively. Jones played a decisive third set against each opponent he faced, notching victories over Nick Lofrumento (GWU), 3-6, 6-0,6-2, and Stathi Kyriakides (Richmond), 6-4, 3-6, 7-5. 

A pair of 8-2 wins for the tandem of Visser/Krone helped them to the Flight 2 doubles title. Guillen/Rossignon went 3-0 at Flight 3 doubles, but needed to win the tiebreaker 14-12 to defeat Hahn/Teague of Richmond. 

Campbell continues the fall slate on Oct. 4-5 at the Davidson Hidden Duals.

Charlotte Invitational
Charlotte, N.C. - Sept. 27-29 

Flight 1 Singles
Fernando Guillen (Campbell) def. Benjamin Kaszas (Gardner Webb) -- 7-5, 6-2
Fernando Guillen (Campbell) def. Jack Williams (Charlotte) -- 6-1, 6-4
Ethan Dunbar (Richmond) def. Fernando Guillen (Campbell) -- 6-4, 6-4
Guillen finished second in Flight 1 singles.

Flight 2 Singles
Steven Billington (Campbell) def. Ernest Alberch (Gardner Webb) -- 4-6, 6-1, 6-4
Forrest Edwards (Charlotte) def. Steven Billington (Campbell) -- 6-1, 6-4
Jacob Dunbar (Richmond) def. Steven Billington (Campbell) -- walkover/default 

Flight 3 Singles
M.C. Visser (Campbell) def. Nikita Zverkov (Gardner Webb) -- 6-3, 6-3
M.C. Visser (Campbell) def. Alex Calott (Charlotte) -- 7-6(4), 2-6, 6-3
M.C. Visser (Campbell) def. Dylan Trent (Richmond) -- walkover/default
Visser won Flight 3 singles.

Flight 4 Singles
Rik van Gerwen (Campbell) def. Brendan Dempsey (Gardner Webb) -- 6-3, 6-2
Jordi Massalle Ferrer (Charlotte) def. Rik van Gerwen (Campbell) -- 7-5, 6-1
Alex Hahn (Richmond) def. Rik van Gerwen (Campbell) -- 6-2, 4-6, 6-2

Flight 5 Singles
Jean-Marc Krone (Campbell) def. Jonathan Walker (Gardner Webb) -- 6-4, 6-0
Jean-Marc Krone (Campbell) def. Paul Cisti (Charlotte) -- 6-1, 7-6 (7)
Jean-Marc Krone (Campbell) def. Canyon Teague (Richmond) -- 6-4, 6-3
Krone won Flight 5 singles.

Flight 6 Singles
Adrien Rossignon (Campbell) def. Tyler Macy (Gardner Webb) -- 6-1, 6-3
Adrien Rossignon (Campbell) def. Nate Shanok (Charlotte) -- 5-7, 6-3, 6-3
Adrien Rossignon (Campbell) def. Jonathan Quenard (Richmond) -- 6-2, 7-6(4)
Rossignon won Flight 6 singles. 

Flight 7 Singles
James Jones (Campbell) def. Nick Lofrumento (Gardner Webb) -- 3-6, 6-0, 6-2
Francis Pare (Charlotte) def. James Jones (Campbell) -- 6-3, 4-6, 6-4
James Jones (Campbell) def. Stathi Kyriakides (Richmond) -- 6-4, 3-6, 7-5
Jones finished second in Flight 7 singles.

Flight 8 Singles
Dominik Kaniewski (Campbell) def. Alex Weber (Charlotte) -- 7-6(5), 6-3
Dominik Kaniewski (Campbell) def. Noah Fenton (Richmond) -- 6-1, 7-6(3)
Kaniewski won Flight 8 singles. 

Flight 9 Singles --
Landon Rogers (Campbell) def. Carl Solik (Charlotte) -- 6-4, 6-4 

Flight 1 Doubles
Billington/Kaniewski (Campbell) def. Kaszas/Zverkov (Gardner Webb) -- 8-4
Williams/Edwards (Charlotte) def. Billington/Kaniewski (Campbell) -- Default
Dunbar/Dunbar (Richmond) def. Billington/Kaniewski (Campbell) -- walkover/default

Flight 2 Doubles
Visser/Krone (Campbell) def. Alberch/Walker (Gardner Webb) -- 8-3
Visser/Krone (Campbell) def. Cisti/Pare (Charlotte) -- 8-3
Visser/Krone (Campbell) def. Trent/Quenard (Richmond) -- walkover/default
Visser/Krone won Flight 2 doubles. 

Flight 3 Doubles
Guillen/Rossignon (Campbell) def. Macy/Lofrumento (Gardner Webb) -- 8-1
Guillen/Rossignon (Campbell) def. Massalle Ferrer/Weber (Charlotte) -- 8-4
Guillen/Rossignon (Campbell) def. Hahn/Teague (Richmond) -- 8-7 (12)
Guillen/Rossignon won Flight 3 doubles. 

Flight 4 Doubles
Calott/Solik (Charlotte) def. Kyriakides/Fenton (Richmond) -- 8-4
Van Gerwen/Jones (Campbell) def. Fenton/Kyriakides (Richmond) -- walkover/default