Men’s Tennis Swept Last Saturday

CHICAGO—Playing outside in the cold elements did not phase the Scarlet Hawks on Saturday, as the Scarlet Hawks opened the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) slate against Lakeland and Marian Universities. The Scarlet Hawks (10-8, 2-0 NACC) down both schools by scores of 9-0.

Match Highlights: Lakeland

Match Highlights: Marian

  • Tech was just as dominant against the Sabres, winning 16 of the 17 doubles games as well as 40 of 43 singles games.
  • In doubles, de Santiago and Adam Laitinen combined for an 8-1 win in the No. 1 spot, while Davis Housman and Croonquist were victorious by an 8-0 score in No. 2.
  • Two out of the five Tech singles matches ended in 6-0, 6-0 scores, with Shamel (No. 3) and Croonquist (No. 4) earning those wins.
  • Meanwhile, Abdo (No. 1), Zhong (No. 2), and Mullane (No. 5) won in the 6-1, 6-0 variety.
  • Tech won the No. 3 doubles and No. 6 singles matches by default.

Up Next

  • The Scarlet Hawks will face University of Chicago, who is ranked number one in the county in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III poll, on Thursday at 4 p.m.