Men's Tennis

February 23, 2008

Trinity Edges Johns Hopkins to Reach Consolation Final


St. Peter, MN – The Tiger men's tennis team bounced back from yesterday's loss with a 5-4 win over Johns Hopkins University in the Consolation Round of the ITA Indoor National Championships.

Trinity (2-3) won just two singles matches, but still pulled off the victory by sweeping all three doubles matches. 

Oliver Gaines and Ryan DeSantis won 8-6 at No. 1 doubles, while Bobby Cocanaugher and Cory Kowal won 8-5 at the No. 3 position.  James Furr and David Tran won 8-3 in the second slot.

Furr and Cocanaugher won at No. 2 and No. 5 singles to help clinch the team's victory.  Furr took a 7-5, 6-1 win, while Cocanaugher won 7-6, 6-3. 

Trinity will face University of Mary Washington for fifth place in the tournament later tonight.


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