Men's Tennis Falls to Blue Streaks in OAC Tournament Match

Men's Tennis Falls to Blue Streaks in OAC Tournament Match
Patrick Yackmack

CANTON, Ohio—The Mount Union men's tennis team was upset by John Carroll, 5-1, in the quarterfinals of the Ohio Athletic Conference Wednesday at Hall of Fame Fitness Center in Canton.

Patrick Yackmack (Mantua/Crestwood) and Ben Swope (North Huntingdon, Pa./Norwin) earned the lone point for the Raiders with an 8-6 win at No. 2 doubles.

John Carroll advances to the semifinals Friday in Mason, Ohio. The Blue Streaks will take on top-seeded Baldwin-Wallace at 1 pm from the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio

Mount Union season ends with a 13-8 record.  

Tennis Match Results
John Carroll vs Mount Union
May 02, 2012 at Canton, Ohio

John Carroll 5, Mount Union 1

Singles competition:
1. Ryan Mullaney (JCU-M) def. Nate Fockler (MTU) 6-4, 6-2
2. Sean Graham (JCU-M) def. Nick Fockler (MTU) 7-5, 5-7, 6-4
3. Patrick Yackmack (MTU) vs. Michael Hulseman (JCU-M) 6-4, 5-7, 4-5, unfinished
4. Rico Certo (JCU-M) def. Ben Swope (MTU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Drew LeGendre (MTU) vs. Peter Scanniello (JCU-M) 6-2, 2-6, unfinished
6. Jeff Looker (MTU) vs. Eric Grimaldi (JCU-M) 2-3, unfinished

Doubles competition:
1. Ryan Mullaney/Rico Certo (JCU-M) def. Nate Fockler/Nick Fockler (MTU) 8-4
2. Ben Swope/Patrick Yackmack (MTU) def. Peter Scanniello/Michael Hulseman (JCU-M) 8-6
3. Eric Grimaldi/Sean Graham (JCU-M) def. Drew LeGendre/Zach Nelson (MTU) 8-4

Mount Union 13-8
John Carroll 8-11