March 08, 2004
USI menís tennis defeats Concordia in Florida
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla.The University of Southern Indiana menís tennis team recorded a 5-4 victory against Concordia College of New York Monday. The Screaming Eagles won four singles matches and won at number three doubles to pull out their third straight victory.
Recording victories for the Eagles was senior Weston Phillips (Henderson, Kentucky), junior Nim Shetty (Banglore, India), sophomore Ryan Hughes (Kent, England), and junior Evan Luttrell (Logansport, Indiana).
Phillips improves to 10-4 overall and 2-2 at number two singles, while Shetty improves to 9-4 overall and 6-1 at number three singles.
Hughes (7-6) and Luttrell (8-5) teamed to pick up USIís only doubles victory of the match. The two are now 2-2 as a team and 1-0 at number three doubles.
USI will play Rockhurst University Wednesday, March 17, in Edwardsville, Illinois. The match is slated for an 11 a.m. start.
1. Cris Borrelli (CC) def. Joe Epkey 6-3, 6-1
2. Weston Phillips (USI) def. Christian Tiongko 7-5, 6-2
3. Nim Shetty (USI) def. Marcello Froes 6-3, 6-2
4. Ryan Hughes (USI) def. Ton Pham 6-4, 2-6, 6-2
5. John Cassas (CC) def. Kyle Taylor 4-6, 7-5, 6-2
6. Evan Luttrell (USI) def. Joshua Schulze 6-0, 6-0
1. Borrelli/Tiongko (CC) def. Phillips/Epkey 9-7
2. Froes/Cassas (CC) def. Shetty/Taylor 8-5
3. Hughes/Luttrell (USI) def. Pham/Schulze 8-4