Yellow Jacket Men's Tennis Team Defeats Wilmington, 6-1, in Regular Season Home Finale in Berea
BEREA, OHIO -- The Baldwin Wallace University menís tennis team defeated Ohio Athletic Conference rival Wilmington College, 6-1, today (April 22) in the regular season home finale at the "Pop" Collins Tennis Courts in Berea.
With the win, the Yellow Jackets improve to 18-1 overall and 7-1 in the OAC. With the loss, Wilmington falls to 10-9 overall, and 2-6 in conference play.
The Yellow Jackets won all three doubles matches to take a 1-0 lead heading into the singles matches.
In singles play, BW recorded wins from sophomore No. 1 player James Daly (Akron/ Firestone), senior No.2 Brandon May (New Philadelphia), freshman No. 4 player Jim Kucera (Mentor), freshman No. 5 Zach Long (Ashland/ Senior) and junior No. 6 Dave Bensch (Oak Harbor). Daly's win marked his 14th straight dual match victory and is currently 22-2 overall.
The Yellow Jackets will be back in action on Monday, April 24 when they travel to University Heights to play OAC and Cleveland cross-town rival John Carroll University in the regular season finale at 3:30 p.m.
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Baldwin Wallace University Menís Tennis Aggate Final Score
versus Wilmington College
Saturday, April 22 in Berea, Ohio
Baldwin Wallace University Menís Tennis Aggate
Final Score: Baldwin Wallace University ó 6, Wilmington College -- 1
SINGLES PLAY: No.1: James Daly (BW) defeated Jacob Loeffelholz (WC), 6-3, 6-0; No.2: Brandon May (BW) def. Vladimir Kamnyev (WC), 6-0, 6-1; No.3: Joe Culler (WC) def. Ryan McCartney (BW), 1-6, 6-1, 6-4; No.4: Jim Kucera (BW) def. Matt Perry (WC), 6-1, 4-6, 10-2; No.5: Zach Long (BW) def. Matt Fickle (WC), 6-2, 6-1; No.6: Dave Bensch (BW) def. Ben Noble (WC) 6-2, 6-0; DOUBLES PLAY: No.1: Daly-Kucera (BW) def. Loeffelholz-Perry (WC), 8-0; No.2: May-Long (BW) def. Kamnyev-Culler (WC), 8-0; No.3: McCartney- Dan Mitoff (BW) def. Fickle-Noble (WC), 8-3.
RECORDS:BW is 18-1 overall and 7-1 in the OAC; Wilmington is 10-9 overall and 2-6 in the OAC.