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Men's Tennis falls to Colby College

Men's Tennis falls to Colby College

HILTON HEAD, S.C. – The Concordia University Wisconsin Men's Tennis team dropped a non-conference match against Colby College, 8-1, Thursday afternoon on its spring trip.

The lone Falcons win of the afternoon came at No. 2 doubles where the duo of junior Russell Johnson (Monticello, Wis.) and Antoine Leon netted a victory. Johnson and Leon downed Jack Bryant and Matt Carroll of CC, 8-6. The Mules took the other two doubles matches.

Colby would then go on to sweep all six singles contests en route to the 8-1 victory. Junior Skip Turner (Eau Claire, Wis.) played the closest match in singles play as he fell against Graham Hyman 6-4, 7-6 (7-5).

CUW (3-7) will conclude its spring trip tomorrow when they battle Oberlin College at 3 p.m. EDT.

03/28/13 at Hilton Head, S.C.

Singles competition
1. Carroll, Matt (CC) def. Johnson, Russell (CUW) 6-2, 6-1
2. Hyman, Graham (CC) def. Turner, Skip (CUW) 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)
3. Pollinger, Max (CC) def. Shaffer, Taylor (CUW) 6-4, 6-1
4. Gaffin, Brad (CC) def. Leon, Antoine (CUW) 6-4, 7-5
5. Humphrey, George (CC) def. Hahn, Tanner (CUW) 6-1, 6-0
6. Eslami, Zach (CC) def. Wells, Garrett (CUW) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles competition
1. Ottomano, Jason/Martin, Luke (CC) def. Turner, Skip/Shaffer, Taylor (CUW) 8-3
2. Johnson, Russell/Leon, Antoine (CUW) def. Bryant, Jack/Carroll, Matt (CC) 8-6
3. Hyman, Graham/Humphrey, George (CC) def. Fritz, Steven/Hahn, Tanner (CUW) 8-1

Match Notes
Colby College 6-2
Concordia Wisconsin 3-7