Men's Tennis: Raiders Post 8-1 Win over Catholic (D.C.)

Rob DeMarco
Rob DeMarco

HILTON HEAD, S.C.—Mount Union men's tennis team snabbed an 8-1 win over Catholic (D.C.) to win in Hilton Head this afternoon. The Purple Raiders collected their second win this week out of three matches played so far.

Mount Union, now 4-3, was led by Rob Demarco (North Canton/Hoover) who scored two wins today for the Raiders. He teamed up with Jeff Williams (Cleveland Heights/Lakewood St. Edward) to win in doubles then defeated Juan Lorida in a third set tiebreaker.  With the win, Demarco picked up his 10th win of the season and now has an overall record of 10-4.

Mount Union will take on Elizabethtown (Pa.) next on Wednesday, March 2nd at 12:00 p.m.


Tennis Match Results

Catholic University (D.C.) vs Mount Union

Mar 01, 2016 at


Mount Union 8, Catholic University (D.C.) 1


Singles competition:

1. Rob DeMarco (MTU) def. Juan Lorido (CU) 6-2, 6-7, 10-6

2. Jan Losta (CU) def. Jeff Williams (MTU) 6-4, 6-2

3. Jackson Schneider (MTU) def. Matt Holtschneider (CU) 6-0, 6-0

4. Matt Bringman (MTU) def. Rob Alexander (CU) 6-2, 0-6, 10-6

5. Kyle Hicken (MTU) def. Ted Tiu (CU) 6-3, 6-0

6. Tyler Tareshawty (MTU) def. Jon Purowitz (CU) 6-4, 6-0

Doubles competition:

1. Rob DeMarco/Jeff Williams (MTU) def. Rocky Alhaqbani/Juan Lorido (CU) 8-3

2. Jackson Schneider/Matt Bringman (MTU) def. Matt Holtschneider/Rob Alexander (CU) 8-2

3. Bryce Payne/Kyle Hicken (MTU) def. Jan Losta/Ted Tiu (CU) 8-2



Mount Union 4-3

Catholic University (D.C.) 3-2