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Fort Meyers, Florida – The Nebraska men’s tennis team wrapped up their fall season at the Bonita Bay Classic, held in Florida over the weekend. The Huskers left the Sunshine State with 10 wins as a team during the three-day tournament and amassed seven singles wins and a trio of doubles.

Rudy Christiansen was the only undefeated Husker that weekend, posting a perfect 3-0 record in singles after winning all six sets. On Friday, he defeated Florida Gulf Coast’s Eric Oncins 6-4, 6-3 before beating Memphis’ Sam Edgar 6-2, 6-0 in back-to-back sets the following day. The Heilbronn native finished Sunday’s tournament with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Virginia Tech’s Matt Harper. In the fall, the junior holds a 5-3 individual record in his four tournament appearances.

Lars Johann, William Gleason and Shunya Maruyama Each won against the Florida Gulf Coast on Friday night, propelling the Huskers to four singles wins over the Eagles. Johann’s win was his sixth of the fall season, the second highest for Nebraska after defeating Marcelo Sepulveda in straight sets 6-3, 6-3.

Nico Wiedenhorn On Sunday morning, he celebrated his first tournament victory by defeating the Hokies’ Jordan Chrysostom 6-1, 7-6 (4). in the Calvin Mullers In the only game he lost to Magnus Johnson 7:6 (4), 6:1, the 123rd player in the individual competition.

In doubles on Friday, Gleason and Wiedenhorn clinched the only win for the Huskers, overtaking FGCU’s Johnson and Sepulveda 6-3. They followed that up with another 6-4 win over the Memphis team of Connor Gannon and David Stevenson on Saturday. It was the duo’s first games together this fall, just a year after they worked together five times. Maruyama and Johann earned their only tournament win on Sunday, beating Virginia Tech’s Ryan Fishback and Frank Thompson 6-2.

Keep up to date with the action by following the Nebraska Men’s Tennis Twitter and Instagram accounts. @huskermtennis.

Day 1 against the Florida Gulf Coast:

Singles:
Rudy Christiansen (Nebraska) def. Eric Oncins (FGCU) 6-4, 6-3
William Gleason (Nebraska) def. Max Dam (FGCU) 6-2, 6-0
Lars Johann (Nebraska) def. Marcelo Sepulveda (FGCU) 6-3, 6-3
Shunya Maruyama (Nebraska) def. Randy Wilson (FGCU) 7-5, 3-6, [10-4]
No. 123 Magnus Johnson (FGCU) def. Calvin Muller (Nebraska) 7-6(4), 6-1
Guglielmo Stefanacci (FGCU) defeated. Nico Wiedenhorn (Nebraska) 6-1, 6-7 (5), [10-3]

double:
William Gleason/Nico Wiedenhorn (Nebraska) def. Magnus Johnson/Marcelo Sepulveda (FGCU) 6-3
Max Damm/Randy Wilson (FGCU) def. Calvin Muller/Lars Johann (Nebraska) 6-4
Eric Oncins/Guglielmo Stefanacci (FGCU) defeated. Rudy Christiansen/Shunya Maruyama (Nebraska) 7-6 (5)

Day 2 vs. Memphis:

Singles:
Rudy Christiansen (Nebraska) def. Sam Edgar (Memphis) 6-2, 6-0
Jaun Zabala (Memphis) defeated. William Gleason (Nebraska) 1-6, 7-6 (4), [10-5]
Pablo Alemany defeated Malea (Memphis). Lars Johann (Nebraska) 6-3, 6-1
Pau Fanlo (Memphis) defeated. Shunya Maruyama (Nebraska) 6-4, 4-6, [10-4]
Harry Rock (Memphis) defeated. Nico Wiedenhorn (Nebraska) 6-2, 6-4

double:
William Gleason/Nico Wiedenhorn (Nebraska) def. Connor Gannon/David Stevenson (Memphis) 6-4
Pablo Alemany defeated Malea/Pau Fanlo (Memphis). Lars Johann/Shunya Maruyama (Nebraska) 6-4

Day 3 vs. Virginia Tech:

Singles:
Rudy Christiansen (Nebraska) def. Matt Harper (Virginia Tech) 7-5, 6-3
Nico Wiedenhorn (Nebraska) def. Jordan Chrysostom (Virginia Tech) 6-1, 7-6 (4)
Manuel Goncalves (Virginia Tech) def. William Gleason (Nebraska) 6-0, 6-0
Hugo defeated Maia (Virginia Tech). Lars Johann (Nebraska) 6:4, 7:6 (5)
Defeated Alvaro Ariza. Shunya Maruyama (Nebraska) 6-3, 6-3

double:
Lars Johann/Shunya Maruyama (Nebraska) def. Ryan Fishback/Frank Thompson (Virginia Tech) 6-2
Jordan Chrysostom/Matt Harper (Virginia Tech) def. William Gleason/Nico Wiedenhorn (Nebraska) 6-1

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