Men's Tennis Rally To Win Thriller 5-4 Over Baldwin Wallace

The Purple Raiders fell behind 3-0 after doubles play before winning four of the first five singles courts to tie the match at four all with sixth singles left still playing.

Freshman Nate Fockler (North Canton/Hoover) hung on at sixth singles by a score of 7-5,7-5 to bring home the win for Mount Union to keep them undefeated on the season in OAC play.

The Raiders go back on the road when they travel to Westerville to take on Otterbein at 1 pm on Saturday.

Tennis Match Results
Baldwin-Wallace College vs Mount Union
Apr 13, 2010 at Alliance,Ohio

Mount Union 5, Baldwin-Wallace College 4

 Singles competition
1. Zach Perry (MTU) def. Alex Trzeciak (BW-M) 6-2, 7-5
2. Brian Mogus (MTU) def. Matt Lachman (BW-M) 1-6, 6-2, 6-4
3. Brian Widdoes (MTU) def. Andy Redd (BW-M) 6-4, 6-4
4. Joe Horvath (BW-M) def. Travis Papay (MTU) 6-1, 6-1
5. Grant Aronson (MTU) def. Sam Burris (BW-M) 6-3, 6-1
6. Nate Fockler (MTU) def. Bobby Irwin (BW-M) 7-5, 7-5

 Doubles competition
1. Matt Lachman/Andy Redd (BW-M) def. Brian Mogus/Grant Aronson (MTU) 8-6
2. Alex Trzeciak/Taylor Long (BW-M) def. Zach Perry/Travis Papay (MTU) 8-4
3. Joe Horvath/Tyler Beaton (BW-M) def. Brian Widdoes/Nate Fockler (MTU) 8-3

Match Notes:
Baldwin-Wallace College 13-2, 3-1 OAC
Mount Union 12-1, 4-0 OAC
T-3.5 hrs  A-134