Engineers Fall to DePauw, Indiana Tech

Gumz1GREENCASTLE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology narrowly fell in a 5-4 decision against Indiana Tech, before nationally ranked DePauw topped the Engineers in men's tennis action on Sunday.

Senior Alex Gumz (Palatine, Ill.) (pictured) led the Engineers with victories at No. 3 singles and No. 3 doubles.  Gumz won 6-2, 6-0 at No. 3 singles and teamed with sophomore Devon Fritz (Lakeside, Calif./West Hills) for an 8-1 victory at No. 3 doubles.

Other singles winners for Rose-Hulman included senior David Becerra (Brownsburg) by a 6-4, 7-5 margin at the No. 2 position; and senior Seth Hendrickson (Crawfordsville) by a 6-4, 6-4 margin at No. 5 singles.

The Engineers stand 4-3 overall and return to action with a trip to in-state foe Wabash College on Wednesday night.

INDIANA TECH 5, ROSE-HULMAN 4

SINGLES
1. Daniel Yamamoto (IND-TECH) def. Ben Paras (RHIT) 6-2, 6-4
2. David Becerra (RHIT) def. Sriram Aranganthan (IND-TECH) 6-4, 7-5
3. Alex Gumz (RHIT) def. Craig Wassell (IND-TECH) 6-2, 6-0
4. Kevin Madden (IND-TECH) def. Devon Fritz (RHIT) 6-4, 6-3
5. Seth Hendrickson (RHIT) def. Jordan Cunningham (IND-TECH) 6-4, 6-4
6. Mark Clements (IND-TECH) def. Brent Frizzell (RHIT) 3-6, 6-3, 6-0

DOUBLES
1. Daniel Yamamoto/Craig Wassell (IND-TECH) def. Ben Paras/Dallas Burton (RHIT) 8-3
2. Sriram Aranganthan/Jordan Cunningham (IND-TECH) def. Becerra/Hendrickson (RHIT) 8-6
3. Alex Gumz/Devon Fritz (RHIT) def. Kevin Madden/Travis Northup (IND-TECH) 8-1

DEPAUW 9, ROSE-HULMAN 0

SINGLES
1. Michael Rardon (DPU) def. Ben Paras (RHIT) 6-1, 6-2
2. Sam Miles (DPU) def. David Becerra (RHIT) 6-1, 6-2
3. Hunter Schouweiler (DPU) def. Alex Gumz (RHIT) 6-0, 6-0
4. Noah Swiler (DPU) def. Devon Fritz (RHIT) 6-0, 6-0
5. Eric Hubbard (DPU) def. Seth Hendrickson (RHIT) 6-0, 6-1
6. Reid Garlock (DPU) def. Brent Frizzell (RHIT) 6-0, 6-1

DOUBLES
1. Michael Rardon/Hunter Schouweiler (DPU) def. Ben Paras/Dallas Burton (RHIT) 8-3
2. Reid Garlock/David Moss (DPU) def. David Becerra/Seth Hendrickson (RHIT) 8-0
3. Sam Miles/Eric Hubbard (DPU) def. Alex Gumz/Devon Fritz (RHIT) 8-1