Men’s Tennis Team Splits Saturday Matches in Crawfordsville
Sunday, April 04, 2010
CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN - The Calvin men’s tennis team split a pair of non-conference matches on Saturday at Wabash College, falling 5-1 to regionally-ranked Denison University and then defeating host Wabash 5-2.
Calvin is now 7-5 on the season.
In the loss to Denison, Calvin picked up a point at No. 2 doubles with senior Andrew Rescorla (Zionsville, IN) and sophomore Brian DeMaagd (Calvin Christian HS) claiming an 8-5 win. Denison then claimed victories at No. 1, No. 2 and No. 6 singles to close out the match.
In the win over Wabash, Calvin took a 2-1 lead after doubles play with freshman Preston Phillips (Bexley, OH) and junior Roland Eldridge (Charlotte, NC) winning at No. 1 doubles and sophomore Jon Goorhouse (Holland Christian HS) and junior Andrew DeVlieger (Northpointe Christian HS) winning at No. 3 doubles.
Calvin then closed out the match with wins from Phillips at No. 4 singles, DeMaagd at No 5 singles and freshman Philip Reinken (Morton, IL) at No. 6 singles.
Calvin returns to action on Wednesday when it travels to Adrian for a 4 p.m. conference match.