February 18, 2012

#22 UMW Men's Tennis Tops Kalamazoo, Rhodes

The 22nd ranked University of Mary Washington men's tennis team topped Kalamzoo College, 8-1, and Rhodes College, 8-1, on Saturday at the UMW Indoor Tennis Center. The Eagles improve to 2-2 overall, and 2-0 against Division III competition.

\#22 Mary Washington 8, Kalamazoo College 1

 Singles competition
1. Sam Wichlin (UMW) def. Nate Eddy (KZO-M) 6-4, 6-2
2. Mark Denenfeld (KZO-M) def. Evan Charles (UMW) 6-4, 6-3
3. Alex Blakhin (UMW) def. Alex Dombos (KZO-M) 6-2, 6-4
4. Tyler Carey (UMW) def. Steve Hanselman (KZO-M) 6-3, 6-2
5. Will Apperson (UMW) def. Peter Rothstein (KZO-M) 7-6 (7-4), 6-4
6. Riley Baver (UMW) def. Mike Korn (KZO-M) 6-4, 6-3

 Doubles competition
1. Evan Charles/Donato Rizzolo (UMW) def. Nate Eddy/Mark Denenfeld (KZO-M) 8-3
2. Tyler Carey/Sam Wichlin (UMW) def. Alex Dombos/Peter Rothstein (KZO-M) 8-4
3. Riley Baver/Kaleb Nguyen (UMW) def. Steve Hanselman/David DeSimone (KZO-M) 8-4

\#22 Mary Washington 8, Rhodes 1

 Singles competition
1. Sam Wichlin (UMW) def. Morgan Slevin (RHODES) 7-6, 6-2
2. Ryley Erhardt (RHODES) def. Evan Charles (UMW) 6-4, 2-6, 6-4
3. Alex Blakhin (UMW) def. Brad Pennington (RHODES) 6-4, 6-2
4. Tyler Carey (UMW) def. Taylor Simmons (RHODES) 6-4, 6-2
5. Will Apperson (UMW) def. Sanders Phelps (RHODES) 6-2, 7-5
6. Riley Baver (UMW) def. Kevin Duffy (RHODES) 7-5, 6-3

 Doubles competition
1. Evan Charles/Donato Rizzolo (UMW) def. Morgan Slevin/Ryley Erhardt (RHODES) 8-5
2. Sam Wichlin/Tyler Carey (UMW) def. Sanders Phelps/Kevin Duffy (RHODES) 8-6
3. Riley Baver/Kaleb Nguyen (UMW) def. Brad Pennington/Philip Johnson (RHODES) 8-4

Match Notes:
Mary Washington 2-2; National ranking \#22