Men's Tennis News & Highlights
April 14, 2014
Eagles Race Past Chargers
With the convincing win, the Eagles improved to 6-6 this season.
The Eagles dropped No. 1 doubles as LBC's Alex Derus and Alex Ko edged Eastern's Grant Williams and Dan Fowler 9-7. Tyler Schultz and Landon Walter took an 8-4 win for Eastern in No. 2 doubles, and Kyle Berner and Mitchell Weaver won No. 3 doubles 8-1.
Eagles head coach Mark Spangler related after the match that he was impressed with the way Landon Walter battled to win his match in three sets. Walter won his first set 6-2, but dropped the second set 6-4. Walter held on to win the super tiebreaker 10-5.
Kyle Berner only lost one game in each match. He won his singles pairing 6-1, 6-0.
Eastern looks to stay alive in the Freedom Conference playoff hunt when they host Stevenson University on Thursday at 2:30 p.m.
|1. Grant Williams (EUMT) def. Alex Derus (LBCM) 6-4, 6-3|
|2. Alex Ko (LBCM) def. Dan Fowler (EUMT) 7-6 (7-5), 6-4|
|3. Tyler Schultz (EUMT) def. Dan Soden (LBCM) 6-3, 6-3|
|4. Landon Walter (EUMT) def. Tedd Holbrook (LBCM) 6-2, 4-6, 10-5|
|5. Kyle Berner (EUMT) def. Justin Bendo (LBCM) 6-1, 6-0|
|6. Mylon Weaver (EUMT) def. Chandler Gillman (LBCM) 6-4, 6-1|
|1. Alex Derus/Alex Ko (LBCM) def. Grant Williams/Dan Fowler (EUMT) 9-7|
|2. Tyler Schultz/Landon Walter (EUMT) def. Dan Soden/Tedd Holbrook (LBCM) 8-4|
|3. Kyle Berner/Mitchell Weaver (EUMT) def. Cody Rupp/Justin Bendo (LBCM) 8-1|
|Lancaster Bible 3-8|
Updated: Monday, 29 November 1999