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Sekban returns in 9-0 win over Victor Valley

Sophomore Emerson Sekban returned from an injury layoff to win 6-0, 6-2 in singles and 8-5 in doubles. (Photo by Ken Sciallo / Sevilla Photography)
Sophomore Emerson Sekban returned from an injury layoff to win 6-0, 6-2 in singles and 8-5 in doubles. (Photo by Ken Sciallo / Sevilla Photography)

Emerson Sekban returned from injury to win two matches on Tuesday as SBCC blanked Victor Valley 9-0 for the second time this year in men's tennis.

Sekban, a sophomore from Oxford, England, had missed the previous four matches. He swept Sean Elliott 6-0, 6-2 at No. 1 singles and teamed with Diego Santos for an 8-5 triumph at No. 1 doubles.

Spencer Ekola and Shane Carmody pitched 6-0, 6-0  shutouts at Nos. 2 and 5 singles, respectively, for the Vaqueros (6-11, 4-5 WSC). Victor Valley is 0-10 and 0-6.

SBCC completes the regular season on Tuesday with a trip to Bakersfield for a 2 p.m. match.

Singles
1. Emerson Sekban, SBCC, def. Sean Elliott 6-0, 6-2
2. Spencer Ekola, SBCC, def. Adam Kasbon 6-0, 6-0
3. Dim Dros, SBCC, def. Gerald Sescon 6-2, 6-0
4. Mark Morales, SBCC, def. Patrick Mariani 6-2, 4-6, (10-5)
5. Shane Carmody, SBCC, def. Nathan Liberman 6-0, 6-0
6. Stevie Acuna, SBCC, won by default

Doubles
1. Sekban/Santos, SBCC, def. Elliott/Kasbon 8-5
2. Acuna/Jun Zhao, SBCC, def. Sescon/Mariani 8-1
3. Morales/Carmody, SBCC, won by default