HILTON HEAD, S.C. – Mount Union's tennis team defeated St. John Fisher (N.Y.) 6-3 on Tuesday after at Chaplin Park Tennis Center.
The Purple Raiders (4-1) won two doubles matches and four singles matches as St. John Fisher's record fell to 0-4. In doubles, Mount Union recorded victories in the pairings of Robert Cross (North Canton/Hoover) and Zach Teffner (Cortland/Lakeview), and Jacob Labonte (Erie, Pa./Cathedral Prep) and Kyle Hicken (Pittsburgh, Pa./Chartiers Valley).
Mount Union will next face Easern Nazarene (Mass.) Wednesday, March 7 at 12:30 p.m. at the Evian Tennis Center.
Mount Union 6, St. John Fisher 3
|1. Kevin Kulawiec (SJF) def. Jackson Schneider (MTU) 6-4, 3-6, 6-10|
|2. Robert Cross (MTU) def. John Miller (SJF) 7-6, 7-5, 6-0|
|3. Dustin McCullough (SJF) def. Zach Teffner (MTU) 6-2, 6-4|
|4. Antonio Massucci (MTU) def. Jonathan Harper (SJF) 6-2, 6-2|
|5. Mark Beebe (MTU) def. Jarrett Pelton (SJF) 3-6, 6-3, 10-5|
|6. Kyle Hicken (MTU) def. Mike Zintel (SJF) 6-1, 6-2|
|1. Kevin Kulawiec/Dustin McCullough (SJF) def. Jackson Schneider/Mark Beebe (MTU) 8-4|
|2. Robert Cross/Zach Teffner (MTU) def. Jarrett Pelton/John Miller (SJF) 8-6|
|3. Jacob Labonte/Kyle Hicken (MTU) def. Jonathan Harper/Jordan O'Connell 8-4|