Cowboys Split A Pair of ASC Matches

Cowboys Split A Pair of ASC Matches

TYLER, Texas  — Hardin-Simmons' men's tennis team split a pair of American Southwest Conference matches on Saturday in Tyler, losing 9-0 over Texas-Tyler before sweeping past Louisiana College 9-0 in the afternoon.

The Cowboys lost in straight sets in all of the singles matches against UTT, except for Erich Bein at No. 1. He lost in a three setter after both of the first two sets went to tiebreakers.

In the afternoon, HSU rolled through its match with LC. HSU won all three doubles 8-0 and won in straight sets in all six singles matches. Nathan Chavez won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 and Michael McCullough played No. 1 and won 6-1, 6-0.

HSU is now 3-8 on the year and 2-3 in conference action. LC fell to 0-7 overall and 0-6 in ASC play and UT-Tyler improved to 11-3 overall and 5-0 in conference play. HSU will play Mississippi College on Sunday in Tyler.

Hardin-Simmons 9, Louisiana College 0

Singles

1. Michael McCullough (HSU) def. Sylvester, 6-1, 6-0

2. Nathan Chavez (HSU) def. Victor Souto, 6-0, 6-0

3. Sam May (HSU) def. Wes Twiner, 6-1, 6-3

4. Jordan Wilson (HSU) def. James Clayton, 6-0, 6-2

5. Andrew Eurek (HSU) def. Chris Verzwyvelt, 6-0, 6-0

6. Jordan Subia (HSU) def. Jay Amiewalan, 6-0, 6-2

Doubles

1. McCullough/Chavez, def. Clayton/Sylvester, 8-0

2. May/Subia, def. Twiner/ Verzwyvelt, 8-0

3. Eurek/Wilson, def. Souto/Amiewalan, 8-0

 

Texas-Tyler 9, Hardin-Simmons 0

Singles

1. Daniel Budd (UTT) def. Erich Bein, 7-6, 6-7, 10-4

2. Harry Kelleher (UTT) def. McCullough, 6-1, 6-1

3. Justin Randell (UTT) def. Chavez, 6-2, 7-6

4. Ryan Spencer (UTT) def. May, 6-1, 6-3

5. Edward Timponi (UTT) def. Wilson, 6-0, 6-0

6. Doug Kierstead (UTT) def. Eurek, 6-0, 6-0

 

Doubles         

1. Kelleher/Chris Wootton (UTT) def. Bein/McCullough, 8-2

2. Budd/Spencer (UTT) def. Chavez/Wilson, 8-1

3. Kierstead/Randell (UTT) def. Eurek/May, 8-3

 

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