Men's Tennis remains unbeaten in NACC play with win at Aurora

Photo by Jordan Vredeveld
Photo by Jordan Vredeveld

AURORA, Ill. – Four conference matches in and the Concordia University Wisconsin Men's Tennis team remains unbeaten as the Falcons defeated Aurora University Saturday in a league road match. CUW swept doubles play and added five of six in singles for the 8-1 win.

THE BASICS
- Final Score: Concordia Wisconsin 8, Aurora 1
- Location: Washington Middle School – Aurora, Ill.
- Records: Concordia Wisconsin 13-6, 4-0 NACC; Aurora 1-7, 1-3 NACC

HOW IT HAPPENED
- The Falcons rolled in doubles play to open the day, winning all three matches with relative ease. The No. 3 duo of freshman Jonah Fowle (Menomonee Falls, Wis.) and junior Trevor Budewitz (Watertown, Wis.) led the way with an 8-1 win.

- The Falcons top duo, senior Benjamin Nommensen (Waupaca, Wis.) and sophomore Brad Guendel (Greendale, Wis.) added an 8-2 win, while the No. 2 team of freshman Christian Docter (Madison, Wis.) and sophomore Ceejay Schaffner (Winona, Minn.) picked up an 8-3 victory.

- CUW kept it going in singles play with straight set wins in five matches. Guendel was the most dominant, not dropping a point in his No. 4 singles match, a 6-0, 6-0 victory.

- Senior Robert Spiering (Wauwatosa, Wis.) rolled to a 6-0, 6-1 win in his No. 6 singles match, while Nommensen netted a 6-1, 6-2 win at the No. 1 singles position.

- The final two singles wins for the Falcons came from Docter (No. 2) and Budewitz (No. 5). Budewitz posted a 6-4, 6-4 win, while Docter tallied a 6-2, 7-5 victory in his match. The lone Aurora win was at No. 4 singles.

UP NEXT
- The Falcons will play at Wisconsin Lutheran in a league match Wednesday.

RESULTS
Singles competition
1. Nommensen, Benjamin (CUW) def. Salerno, Robert (AU) 6-1, 6-2
2. Docter, Christian (CUW) def. Lipka, Jake (AU) 6-2, 7-5
3. Dobrose, David (AU) def. Schaffner, Ceejay (CUW) 6-4, 6-4
4. Guendel, Brad (CUW) def. Asavarachan, Tom (AU) 6-0, 6-0
5. Budewitz, Trevor (CUW) def. MacDonald, Patrick (AU) 6-4, 6-4
6. Spiering, Robert (CUW) def. Kitts, Michael (AU) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Guendel, Brad/Nommensen, Benjamin (CUW) def. Lipka, Jake/Salerno, Robert (AU) 8-2
2. Docter, Christian/Schaffner, Ceejay (CUW) def. Dobrose, David/Asavarachan, Tom (AU) 8-3
3. Fowle, Jonah/Budewitz, Trevor (CUW) def. MacDonald, Patrick/Kitts, Michael (AU) 8-1