Men’s Tennis Shuts Out Wilmington In Regular Season Finale

Men’s Tennis Shuts Out Wilmington In Regular Season Finale

WILMINGTON, Ohio - - Mount Union's men's tennis team shutout Wilmington 9-0 in its final regular season Ohio Athletic Conference match Saturday afternoon at the Wilmington Tennis Courts. 

With the victory, Mount Union improves to 14-5 overall and 5-4 in the OAC, while Wilmington falls to 1-9 overall and 1-7 in league play. 

Patrick Yackmack (Mantua/Twinsburg), Nick Fockler (North Canton/Hoover) and Dominic Marino (Cuyahoga Falls/Cuyahoga Falls) all recorded 6-0, 6-0 victories in their singles matches. 

Fockler defeated Connor LaVille in the no. 2 singles match, Yackmack defeated Cullen Corcoran in the no. 4 singles match and Marino defeated Ron Sansone in the no. 6 singles match. 

The pairing of brothers Nick Fockler and Nate Fockler (North Canton/Hoover) defeated Justin Arehart and Josh Kincaid 8-0 in the no. 1 doubles match. 

Ben Swope (North Huntingdon, Pa./Norwin) and Josh Duerr (Uniontown/Lake) recorded their sixth conference doubles victory of the season with an 8-0 shutout of Sansone and Jesse Ingels in the no. 3 doubles match. 

The Raiders will be the four seed and host the five seed John Carroll in a OAC Tournament quarterfinal match Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. at the Whitehill Tennis Courts. 

Tennis Match Results
Mount Union vs Wilmington College
Apr 27, 2013 at Wilmington, OH
Mount Union 9, Wilmington College 0
Singles competition:
1. Nate Fockler (MTU) def. Justin Arehart (WILMM) 6-1, 6-3
2. Nick Fockler (MTU) def. Connor LaVille (WILMM) 6-0, 6-0
3. Malcolm Leake (MTU) def. Josh Kincaid (WILMM) 6-0, 6-3
4. Patrick Yackmack (MTU) def. Cullen Corcoran (WILMM) 6-0, 6-0
5. Ben Swope (MTU) def. Jesse Ingels (WILMM) 6-0, 6-2
6. Dominic Marino (MTU) def. Ron Sansone (WILMM) 6-0, 6-0
Doubles competition:
1. Nate Fockler/Nick Fockler (MTU) def. Justin Arehart/Josh Kincaid (WILMM) 8-0
2. Malcolm Leake/Dominic Marino (MTU) def. Cullen Corcoran/Connor LaVille (WILMM) 8-3
3. Ben Swope/Josh Duerr (MTU) def. Jesse Ingels/Ron Sansone (WILMM) 8-0
Wilmington College 1-9, 1-7 OAC
Mount Union 14-5, 5-4 OAC