Men's Tennis Tops Greenville

Becerra1TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology captured an 8-1 men's tennis victory over Greenville College at the Joy Hulbert Tennis Center on Thursday.

Seniors David Becerra (Brownsburg/Covenant Christian) and Seth Hendrickson (Crawfordsville) provided a No. 2 doubles victory.

The team of senior Alex Gumz (Palatine, Ill./William Fremd) and sophomore Devon Fritz (Lakeside, Calif./West Hills) also picked up a No. 3 doubles win.

Sophomore Ben Paras (Tucson, Ariz./Nordhoff) and senior Dallas Burton (Haughton, La./Louisiana Math & Science) joined Becerra, Gumz, Fritz and Hendrickson with singles wins to help the Engineers capture the match victory.

Rose-Hulman improved to 8-7 on the season with the victory.  The Engineers return to action with a pair of matches on Saturday, including the HCAC regular season finale at Defiance College.

ROSE-HULMAN 8, GREENVILLE 1

SINGLES
1 - Ben Paras (R) def. Joe Newlin (G) 6-3, 6-4
2 - David Becerra (R) def. Ian Wolf (G) 7-5, 6-4
3 - Alex Gumz (R) def. Taylor Dunnington (G) 6-2, 6-0
4 - Devon Fritz (R) def. Jesse Shaw (G) 4-6, 6-4, 1-0 (3)
5 - Seth Hendrickson (R) def. Ryan Haas (G) 6-1, 6-0
6 - Dallas Burton (R) def. Michael Read (G) 6-2, 6-3

DOUBLES
1 - Newlin/Wolf (G) def. Burton/Paras (R) 8-6
2 - Becerra/Hendrickson (R) def. Dunnington/Haas (G) 8-0
3 - Fritz/Gumz (R) def. Shaw/Todd Ganton (G) 8-4