February 22, 2014

DePauw Men Sweep Saturday Opponents; Move to 5-1

Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw hosted Principia and Ohio Wesleyan today and the Tigers improved to 4-1 with a pair of 9-0 wins. 

In the morning match against Principia, DePauw swept the doubles play and dropped just 10 games in the process.

The Tigers also picked up six straight set wins in singles including a pair of 6-0, 6-0 victories at fifth and sixth singles by Eric Bruynseels and Matt Santen, respectively. The Panthers dropped to 0-3 with the loss.

DePauw then had little trouble with Ohio Wesleyan in the evening match as the Tigers lost just three games in doubles and eight in the six straight-set singles victories. The Battling Bishops dropped to 1-4 and the match was the first for both in North Coast Athletic Conference West Division play.

The Tigers travel to 30th-ranked University of Chicago on Saturday, March 8.