UMHB men's tennis beats McMurry

Posted at 6:49 PM, Apr 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-22 19:49:09-04

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor men's tennis team swept through doubles and kept the momentum rolling through singles in an 8-1 victory over McMurry University Saturday in Belton. The Cru improves to 9-4 overall and 5-1 in American Southwest Conference play with the win. The War Hawks drop to 6-14 overall and 3-3 in the ASC with the loss.

The match closes out the regular season for the UMHB men. The Cru will now advance to the ASC Championship Tournament as the #2 seed from the West Division. The ASC Championship Tournament opens Thursday, May 4th, in Tyler.

Singles competition

1. Scott Wilding (UMHB-MEN) def. Carlos Martinez (MCMMT) 2-6, 6-0, 6-2 2. Brendan Thompson (UMHB-MEN) def. Clayton Pope (MCMMT) 7-5, 6-1 3. Travis Gough (MCMMT) def. Cole Weiss (UMHB-MEN) 3-6, 6-3, 13-11 4. Julian Dunmore (UMHB-MEN) def. Thierry Tchenko (MCMMT) 6-0, 6-2 5. Daniel Riner (UMHB-MEN) def. Logan Daniell (MCMMT) 6-3, 6-0 6. Alex Mackellar (UMHB-MEN) def. Zach Miller (MCMMT) 4-6, 6-3, 10-8

Doubles competition

1. Scott Wilding/Brendan Thompson (UMHB-MEN) def. Carlos Martinez/Andrew Hallowell (MCMMT) 9-8 (7-5) 2. Julian Dunmore/Daniel Riner (UMHB-MEN) def. Clayton Pope/Travis Gough (MCMMT) 8-2 3. Jace Mahan/Cole Weiss (UMHB-MEN) def. Logan Daniell/Thierry Tchenko (MCMMT) 8-2