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Men's Tennis blanked by Carroll in spring trip opener

Men's Tennis blanked by Carroll in spring trip opener

HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Concordia University Wisconsin Men's Tennis team had its two-match win streak snapped by Carroll University Monday, as it was blanked 9-0 in the first match of the Falcons spring trip.

The Pioneers took all three doubles matches, including a couple of close contests at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles, to begin the day. The CUW No. 2 duo of junior Russell Johnson (Monticello, Wis.) and Antoine Leon, as well as the No. 3 team of juniors Garrett Wells (Aurora, Ill.) and Tanner Hahn (Reedsburg, Wis.) each battled but fell 8-5.

Carroll continued its dominance in singles play, winning all six matches in straight sets for the 9-0 victory.

CUW (2-5) will continue its South Carolina trip schedule tomorrow when they take on the University of Scranton at 9 a.m. CDT.

03/25/13 at Hilton Head, S.C.

Singles competition
1. Michael, Jack (CU) def. Johnson, Russell (CUW) 6-1, 6-2
2. Rasmussen, Kevin (CU) def. Turner, Skip (CUW) 6-1, 6-3
3. Fertitta, Ryan (CU) def. Shaffer, Taylor (CUW) 6-2, 6-3
4. Giuffre, Frankie (CU) def. Leon, Antoine (CUW) 6-0, 6-2
5. Joost, Matt (CU) def. Hahn, Tanner (CUW) 6-4, 6-2
6. Teutschmann, Dylan (CU) def. Wells, Garrett (CUW) 6-2, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Michael, Jack/Fertitta, Ryan (CU) def. Turner, Skip/Shaffer, Taylor (CUW) 8-5
2. Rasmussen, Kevin/Joost, Matt (CU) def. Johnson, Russell/Leon, Antoine (CUW) 8-5
3. Giuffre, Frankie/Schneider, Eric (CU) def. Wells, Garrett/Hahn, Tanner (CUW) 8-2

Match Notes
Carroll University 7-4
Concordia Wisconsin 2-5