Cowboys Blank Howard Payne

Cowboys Blank Howard Payne
ABILENE, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons' men's tennis team blanked Howard Payne 9-0 in American Southwest Conference West Division action on Friday afternoon at the Streich Tennis Center.

HSU rolled through the three doubles matches, dropping only five games. Alex Hunt and Andrew Eurek won at No. 1, 8-3, Jordan Davis and Chandler Livingston won 8-2 at No. 2 and Griffin Weinkam and Ben Gutierrez won 8-0 at No. 3.

Hunt, Weinkam, Michael Boyd, B.J. Farmakis, Eurek and Gutierrez all won in singles play. Hunt, Eurek and Gutierrez each won 6-0, 6-0.

HSU is now 7-8 on the year and 2-0 in ASC West play. The Cowboys will host Texas-Dallas at noon on Saturday. HPU fell to 0-10 on the year and 0-1 in league play.
 
 

Hardin-Simmons 9, Howard Payne 0

Singles

1. Alex Hunt (HSU) def. Edgar Torres, 6-0, 6-0

2. Griffin Weinkam (HSU) def. Drew Lambert, 6-1, 6-3

3. Michael Boyd (HSU) def. Gabe Benitez, 4-6, 6-3, 1-0 (14-12)

4. B.J. Farmakis (HSU) def. Ryan Barrett, 6-1, 6-3

5. Andrew Eurek (HSU) def. Noah Marlin, 6-0, 6-0

6. Ben Gutierrez (HSU) def. Andrew Stevenson, 6-0, 6-0

Doubles

1. Hunt/Eurek (HSU) def. Benitez/Torres, 8-3

2. Jordan Davis/Chandler Livingston (HSU) def. Lambert/Barrett, 8-2

3. Weinkam/Gutierrez (HSU) def. Marlin/Stevenson, 8-0

 
 

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