Tommie Men's Tennis tried to overome a slow start in doubles but fell 7-2 Friday night to Macalester at the U of M Baseline courts.
St. Thomas lost close matches at second and third doubles and went into singles with an uphill fight trailing 3-0. Four of the six singles matches went deep into the Super Tiebreaker.
St. Thomas plays Carleton Sunday in Lakeville.
Friday, March 2, 2018
Macalester def. UST Men 7-2
#1.) Josh Doyle (MAC) def. Ben Wait (UST) 6-3, 6-4
#2.) Aidan Tirpak (MAC) def. Sterling Sibley (UST) 4-6, 6-1, 10-4
#3.) Sam Hochberger (MAC) def. Nick Vossen (UST) 6-3, 6-3
#4.) Ben White (MAC) def. Erich Nuss (UST) 6-3, 5-7, 10-8
#5.) Zach LeVene (UST) def. Peter Willenborg (MAC) 6-4, 1-6, 10-8
#6.) Jordan Schenck (UST) def. Matthew Yang (MAC) 6-4, 1-6, 10-7
2.) Aidan Tirpak & Ben White (MAC) def. Jordan Schenck & Nick Vossen (UST) 8-5
#3.) Matthew Yang & Ben Wilson (MAC) def. Zach LeVene & Erich Nuss (UST) 8-4