Apr 21, 2018
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The Rose-Hulman men's tennis team remained undefeated in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play following a decisive 9-0 win over Mount St. Joesph on Saturday at the Joy Hulbert Tennis Center. Rose-Hulman extended its win streak over HCAC opponents to 36.
Rose swept through doubles play to jump out to an early 3-0 lead and the Fightin' Engineers never looked back. Ian Landwehr and Austin Perry rolled to an 8-2 win at no. 1 doubles. Andrew Schiffman and Brendan Goldacker teamed up for an 8-0 win at no. 2 doubles. Grant Stamper and Ben Strate rounded out doubles play with an 8-1 victory at the no. 3 doubles flight.
In singles action, Ian Landwehr claimed a 6-1, 6-1 win at the no. 1 flight. Cam Metzger delivered a 6-0, 6-0 win at no. 2 singles. Andre Adam followed with a 6-0, 6-0 victory at the no. 3 flight. Austin Perry won 6-1, 6-0 at the no. 4 singles position. Brendan Goldackeradded another strong performance with a 6-0, 6-1 win at the no 5 flight. Jacob Pluta rounded out the Rose-Hulman victory with a 6-1, 6-0 victory at no. 6 singles.
Rose-Hulman improve to 13-9, 6-0 HCAC this season. The Fightin Engineers will travel to Dayton, Ohio tomorrow to take on the College of Wooster and NCAA Division I Wright State in non-conference action.