Men's Tennis Tops Mt. St. Joseph, Moves to 4-0 in HCAC


CINCINNATI, OHIO -- Rose-Hulman improved to 4-0 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference men's tennis play with a 7-2 victory over Mount St. Joseph on Saturday.

Seniors David Becerra (Brownsburg) and Seth Hendrickson (Crawfordsville) paced the effort with victories at No. 2 and No. 4 singles, and teamed up for a No. 2 doubles win.

Sophomore Devon Fritz (Lakeside, Calif./West Hills) and senior Mike Weber (Schrerville/Lake Central) duplicated the feat by winning at No. 3 and No. 6 singles, along with a No. 3 doubles victory.

Senior Brent Frizzell (Avon) rounded out the victories with a win at the No. 5 singles position.

Rose-Hulman improved to 5-4 on the season and 4-0 in HCAC play, while Mount St. Joseph dropped to 0-2 overall.  The Engineers travel to the Wabash College Kerry Seward Invitational next Saturday and Sunday in Crawfordsville.


1. Sandy Berry (MSJ) def. Ben Paras 6-0, 6-1 
2. David Becerra (RHIT) def. Kyle Smith 6-1, 6-2
3. Devon Fritz (RHIT) def. Clayton Steinriede 7-5, 6-1
4. Seth Hendrickson (RHIT) def. Tyler Esham 6-0, 6-1
5. Brent Frizzell (RHIT) def. Max Withrow 6-3, 6-4
6. Mike Weber (RHIT) def. Evan Lolli 6-0, 6-2

1. Berry/Smith (MSJ) def. Paras/Frizzell (RHIT) 8-2
2. Becerra/Hendrickson (RHIT) def. Steinriede/Esham 8-2
3. Fritz/Weber (RHIT) def. Withrow/Price Combs 8-2