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@Centre_Tennis Downs Wooster, Falls to Nationally-Ranked DePauw

@Centre_Tennis Downs Wooster, Falls to Nationally-Ranked DePauw

GREENCASTLE, Ind. (CentreColonels.com) - The Centre men's tennis team played a pair of matches in the DePauw Invitational this weekend, edging Wooster by a score of 5-4 and dropping a 9-0 decision to No. 34 DePauw. 

Against Wooster, the Colonels fell behind 2-1 in doubles action with the duo of seniors Luke Brooks (Pineville, Ky.) and Logan Henize (Cincinnati, Ohio) earned an 8-6 victory at the No. 2 slot. 

Centre won four of six singles victories en route to the 5-4 triumph over the Fighting Scots. 

Freshman Trey Akmon (Louisville, Ky.) picked up a 6-4, 6-4 win at the No. 2 position, while classmate Max Middleton (Atlanta, Ga.) and senior Caleb Smith (Morristown, Tenn.) collected singles victories at the No. 5 & 6 spots, respectively. 

Freshman Matthew Ko (Nicholasville, Ky.) came through in the clutch for Centre, playing his entire singles match with the score knotted at 4-4 between the Colonels and Wooster. Ko defeated his opponent by a score of 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 at No. 4 singles to clinch the victory for Centre. 

The Colonels host intrastate foe Asbury in the 2017 home opener this Friday, March 3 at 4 p.m. in Danville. 

 

#34 DePauw 9, Centre 0

Singles competition 

1. Dan Rodefeld (DPUM) def. Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) 6-3, 6-1

2. Patrick Farrell (DPUM) def. Trey Akmon (CENTRE-M) 6-4, 6-1

3. Matt Santen (DPUM) def. Adam Slone (CENTRE-M) 6-0, 6-0

4. Greg Frauenheim (DPUM) def. Max Middleton (CENTRE-M) 0-6, 6-1, 10-7

5. Petar Barcot (DPUM) def. Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) 6-2, 6-2

6. Nate Wallace (DPUM) def. Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 6-1, 6-4

Doubles competition 

1. Dan Rodefeld/Patrick Farrell (DPUM) def. Trey Akmon/Matthew Ko (CENTRE-M) 8-1

2. Matt Santen/John Daseke (DPUM) def. Max Middleton/Adam Slone (CENTRE-M) 8-5

3. Nate Wallace/Harold Martin (DPUM) def. Luke Brooks/Ben Hadlock (CENTRE-M) 8-1

 

Centre 5, Wooster 4

Singles competition 

1. Titas Bera (WOO) def. Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) 6-1, 6-0

2. Trey Akmon (CENTRE-M) def. Jack Buchan (WOO) 6-4, 6-4

3. Davis Elkins (WOO) def. Luke Brooks (CENTRE-M) 6-2, 7-6 (7-5) 

4. Matthew Ko (CENTRE-M) def. Nathan Devereux (WOO) 3-6, 6-3, 6-3

5. Max Middleton (CENTRE-M) def. Andrew Long (WOO) 6-1, 6-0 

6. Caleb Smith (CENTRE-M) def. Craig Deng (WOO) 6-0, 6-2 

Doubles competition 

1. Jack Buchan / Davis Elkins (WOO) def. Trey Akmon / Matthew Ko (CENTRE-M) 8-3

2. Luke Brooks / Logan Henize (CENTRE-M) def. Andrew Long / Nathan Devereux (WOO) 8-6

3. Titas Bera / Craig Deng (WOO) def. Max Middleton / Adam Slone (CENTRE-M) 8-4