Men's Tennis: Raiders Collect Win Over Nebraska Wesleyan

Antonio Massucci
Antonio Massucci

HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- Mount Union's men's tennis improves their record to 4-2 after an 8-1 victory over Nebraska Wesleyan Wednesday afternoon at Chaplin Park Tennis Center.

Antonio Massucci (Ashtabula/St. John) led the charge for the Purple Raiders, securing the fifth point of the match. In singles play, Massucci won 6-3, 6-1 and then collected a win alongside Justin Kelley (Uniontown/Lake) in doubles by a score of 8-2.

The Raiders continue action in Hilton Head for a match against Lynchburg (Va.) Thursday, March 14 at Hilton Head High School with a 1 p.m. start time.

Mount Union 8, Nebraska Wesleyan 1

Singles competition:
1. Robert Cross (MTU) def. Gabriel Sellmer (NWUM) 7-5, 6-4
2. Spencer Anderson (NWUM) def. Zach Teffner (MTU) 6-4, 4-6, 10-5
3. Antonio Massucci (MTU) def. Jared Scherling (NWUM) 6-3, 6-1
4. Justin Kelley (MTU) def. Nathan Seaton (NWUM) 6-0, 6-0
5. Jacob Barton (MTU) def. Vinh Le (NWUM) 6-1, 7-5
6. Tyler Tareshawty (MTU) def. Matt Errett (NWUM) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles competition:
1. Robert Cross/Zach Teffner (MTU) def. Gabriel Sellmer/Spencer Anderson (NWUM) 8-1
2. Antonio Massucci/Justin Kelley (MTU) def. Jared Scherling/Nathan Seaton (NWUM) 8-2
3. Jacob Barton/Scott Fletcher (MTU) def. Vinh Le/Cole Lohoefener (NWUM) 8-4

Mount Union 4-2
Nebraska Wesleyan 2-5