Men's Tennis: Mount Union Defeats Elizabethtown (Pa.), 8-1

Men's Tennis: Mount Union Defeats Elizabethtown (Pa.), 8-1

HILTON HEAD, S.C.—Mount Union men's tennis team won its fifth match of the season with an 8-1 victory over Elizabethtown (Pa.).

The Purple Raiders (5-3) swept doubles and won five of the six singles positions. Kyle Hicken ( Pittsburgh, Pa./ Chartiers Valley) and Bryce Payne (Ashville, N.Y. / Panama Central) teamed up to win at No.3 doubles while Tyler Tareshawty (Canfield/Canfield) picked a 6-4, 7-5 win at No. 6 singles.

Mount Union will play its final match in Hilton Head on Friday, March 4th, again Salem International University. The match is scheduled for a 4:00 p.m. start.

 
 
Tennis Match Results
Elizabethtown (Pa.) vs Mount Union
Mar 02, 2016 at 
Mount Union 8, Elizabethtown (Pa.) 1
Singles competition:
1. Rob DeMarco (MTU) def. Alex Machalick (E-TOWN) 6-0, 6-3
2. Jeff Williams (MTU) def. Ryan Caris (E-TOWN) 6-4, 6-1
3. Jackson Schneider (MTU) def. Nathan Dowling (E-TOWN) 6-1, 6-0
4. Matthew Hornbaker (E-TOWN) def. Matt Bringman (MTU) 6-3, 6-2
5. Kyle Hicken (MTU) def. Evan Hinkley (E-TOWN) 6-3, 6-7, 10-8
6. Tyler Tareshawty (MTU) def. Nick Strobel (E-TOWN) 6-4, 7-5
Doubles competition:
1. Rob DeMarco/Jeff Williams (MTU) def. Alex Machalick/Ryan Caris (E-TOWN) 8-5
2. Jackson Schneider/Matt Bringman (MTU) def. Nathan Dowling/Matthew Hornbaker (E-TOWN) 8-5
3. Bryce Payne/Kyle Hicken (MTU) def. Evan Hinkley/Nick Strobel (E-TOWN) 8-4
Notes:
Mount Union 5-3
Elizabethtown (Pa.) 0-2