Men’s Tennis Season Ends With Loss To Ohio Northern In OAC Semifinals

Men’s Tennis Season Ends With Loss To Ohio Northern In OAC Semifinals

MASON, Ohio  - - The number four seed Mount Union men's tennis team saw its season come to an end with a 5-1 loss to the number one seed Ohio Northern in an Ohio Athletic Conference tournament semifinal Friday afternoon at the Lindner Tennis Center.

Ohio Northern improves to 17-4 overall while Mount Union ends its season with a 15-6 record. 

The pairing of Ben Swope (North Huntingdon, Pa./Norwin) and Josh Duerr (Uniontown/Lake) earned the lone point for the Raiders as they defeated Sam Prewitt and Blake Troller 8-5 in the number three doubles match. 

The Polar Bears advance to tomorrow's final where they will face the number three seed Otterbein at 10:00 a.m. 

Tennis Match Results
Mount Union vs Ohio Northern
May 03, 2013 at Mason, Ohio
Ohio Northern 5, Mount Union 1
Singles competition:
1. Joey Frank (ONU) def. Nate Fockler (MTU) 6-1, 6-0
2. Do Thai (ONU) def. Nick Fockler (MTU) 6-3, 6-1
3. Josh Saunders (ONU) vs. Malcolm Leake (MTU) 7-6, unfinished
4. John Mostowy (ONU) vs. Patrick Yackmack (MTU) 6-3, 1-4, unfinished
5. Blake Troller (ONU) def. Ben Swope (MTU) 6-2, 6-0
6. Mike King (ONU) vs. Dominic Marino (MTU) 6-5, unfinished
Doubles competition:
1. Joey Frank/Do Thai (ONU) def. Nate Fockler/Nick Fockler (MTU) 8-4
2. John Mostowy/Josh Saunders (ONU) def. Malcolm Leake/Dominic Marino (MTU) 8-1
3. Ben Swope/Josh Duerr (MTU) def. Sam Prewitt/Blake Troller (ONU) 8-5
Ohio Northern 17-4
Mount Union 15-6
T-2:00  A-50